Sr. Embedded Systems Engineer

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Manufacturing, Project Engineering, Operations Management
  3. United States
Redwood City, USA
Posting date: 13 Oct 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for a Senior Embedded Systems Engineer with a global medical technology company located in Redwood City, CA. As the Senior Embedded Systems Engineer, you will work in a team environment with all functional groups on the planning and hands-on execution of projects necessary to meet the needs of our doctors, their patients, and families.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Hands on embedded programming of therapeutic medical devices from concept to implementation and full documentation.
  • Analyze use cases and document software requirements specifications and software design documents. Obtain feedback and cross-functional approval of documents.
  • Define, plan, and conduct formal technical design and test reviews.
  • Lead and apply risk management tools including risk matrix, risk impact/probability charts, FMEA, PFMEA, to software.
  • Guide, develop, and review verification strategies to test designs.
  • Effectively communicate and work with all levels of the organization.
  • Multi-task and prioritize work based on the shifting needs of the organization.
  • Function effectively in the start-up environment of a large corporation.
  • Leverage appropriate tools such a MS PowerPoint and Project to communicate, plan, implement, and track projects.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science with at least 5 years of work experience, OR Master's degree in Electrical and at least 3 years of technical engineering professional experience.
  • Demonstrated experience writing, documenting, troubleshooting, and releasing embedded code. Experience developing code for mid-to-large embedded or real-time applications, with responsibility for designing and implementing solutions that are currently in commercial use.
  • Experience leading complex embedded/real-time software/systems projects that included 3+ embedded engineers.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills - ability to analyze issues, design requirements and propose solid engineering solutions that meet business requirements.
  • Ability to generating technical documentation such as product requirements, specifications, risk matrix, project schedules, engineering reports, test plans & procedures, validation plans, or validation reports.
  • Experience developing products in a highly regulated industry such as medical devices. Experience within the medical device space highly desirable. Experience with a class II medical devices also highly desirable.
  • Skilled with the use of scheduling software such as MS Project, Power Point, etc.
  • Effective communicator at all levels within the organization.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Lewis Rooney at (+1) 415-481-3817 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.