Senior Biomedical Engineer

Locations: Chelmsford, MA; Parsippany, NJ

Resuscitation

ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary:

The Senior Biomedical Engineer is part of the R&D team working on development efforts associated with ZOLL’s product lines. The engineer will work with cross-functional team members in R&D, regulatory, quality and manufacturing on the design, development, and enhancement of new and currently marketed medical devices (e.g. defibrillators, patient monitors, ventilators). Primary responsibilities include requirements development, risk management, usability evaluation and verification/validation activities.

Essential Functions:

  • Design and development activities related to new products, product line extensions, and manufacturing support

  • Ensuring that the product architecture meets system level requirements and product lifecycle plans

  • Qualification and troubleshooting of designs

  • Risk management activities like hazard analysis

  • Supporting usability evaluation

  • Documentation associated with engineering activities - requirements, investigation summaries, feasibility reports, V&V plans and reports

  • Supports project teams and quality assurance in resolution of field issues

Skills Requirements:

  • Ability to contribute in translating high level product requirements into system and sub-system level specifications and designs

  • Knowledge and experience with one or more programming languages such as C, Python, or MATLAB

  • Experience developing products under FDA and European Community medical device regulations and standards

  • Experience with and sensitivity to human factors issues associated with the use of medical devices

  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills

  • Positive attitude and affinity for teamwork, logic, innovation, initiative and self-sufficiency

  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and skill

Required/Preferred Education and Experience:

  • BS degree in Biomedical/Electrical Engineering or related discipline and 6+ years of industry experience

  • Advanced degree in Biomedical/Electrical Engineering or related discipline preferred

  • Past experience with ventilators or aspirators a plus, but not required

Additional Job Description:

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.  Duties, responsibilities, and activities will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.  Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 

ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in com