Electrical Engineer

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A Medical Device client in Orange County is looking to identify and hire an Electrical Engineer for an approximate 6 month contract.  Our client recently received FDA approval and are experiencing significant growth.


The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Performing system-to-component level design, including but not limited to microcontroller interfaces and programming, including assembly and/or C; schematic capture; ADC’s, DAC’s, and low-noise precision analog circuitry; distributed PoL power; and end-of-life BoM management.
  • Developing and maintaining control system documentation, schematics, test procedures, and validation/verification protocols and reports.
  • Troubleshooting and system level testing.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 5 years of work experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Strong preference for a minimum of 3 years direct experience in Medical Device environment.
  • Schematic capture (Altium Designer, OrCAD Capture).
  • Microcontroller development (dsPIC, 8051) and hardware interfaces (SPI, I2C, RS232/422 UART, PWM).
  • Analog circuitry (ADC / DAC circuits, photodiode conditioning, system instrumentation, PoL power supplies).
  • Development and debugging of analog and digital interfaces using simulation and/or hardware solutions.
  • Analysis and documentation of component failures in production and the field.
  • Adherence to established Quality Systems procedures and processes.
  • Expertise in PCBA design software (Altium Designer, PADS Layout) desired.
  • Experience with the full cycle of system EMC and safety testing processes desired.
  • Design control; verification and validation, design transfer.
  • The ability to interface effectively with all levels and functions within the organization.