The lifesaving work of medical professionals inspires us. Through partnerships with medical communities around the globe, we create advances in medical devices, supplies and pharmaceutical products to improve lives. From reducing surgery time to accelerating healing, our breakthrough solutions are a vital part of daily healthcare delivery. Through progressive thinking and cutting-edge technologies, Covidien is well positioned to lead the way in today's rapidly changing healthcare industry.
Our constant focus on innovation, combined with significant investment in research and development, ensures that we will soon be introducing even more new technologies that have the potential to "disrupt" today's standard methodologies and open new business opportunities.
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The Senior Systems Engineer will be responsible for supporting the design and development of accessory products designed for use with a minimally invasive surgical robotic system (hereby referred to as “NextGen” products / teams). He/she will have a focus on system architecture (including functional decomposition), requirements, risk analysis, and design change control. He/she will support multiple generations of products and will be responsible for ensuring consistency and compatibility across these programs.
The candidate should have a good understanding of Systems Engineering and Design Control for medical devices. He/she should also have excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to work successfully in a multi-site team environment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Senior Systems Engineer is responsible for:
A Day in the Life
Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
Nice to Have
• Understanding of basic System Engineering or requirements-driven product development principles.
• Communicates effectively with cross-functional and multi-site teams.
• Knowledge of principles and applications of biomechanics, mechatronics, electrical, mechanical, and software development.
• Understanding of ISO 13485, IEC 60601, ISO 14971, and their applicability in medical device Quality Management Systems
• Programming experience not required.