Senior Electrical Engineer - Maple Grove, MN or Chelmsford, MA

Date: Jan 25, 2023

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 25%

Requisition ID: 7610


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Interventional - The Interventional business unit at Teleflex offers innovative medical devices that are used to diagnose and treat coronary and peripheral vascular diseases. We place a strategic emphasis on complex coronary and peripheral interventions, vascular access, bone access, specialty biologic treatments and cardiac assist. Our current Interventional products include a broad range of clinically relevant solutions, such as our GuideLiner® and Turnpike® Catheters, AC3 Optimus™ Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump and OnControl® Powered Bone Access System. With a strong R&D footprint and pipeline, our fast-growing Interventional business unit is poised to continue the development of new technologies to serve critically ill patients for years to come. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

We are seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our Sustaining Engineering group. This growth position will play a key role in handling design and process alterations of existing products and managing engineering requirements for distributed products. This position is responsible for products with a wide range of clinical applications.  This position will design, develop, modify, layout, fabricate and test analog & digital systems and modules to achieve product goals across divisions or technologies. The role will include Scoping, Planning, and Executing design related deliverables and projects within the Teleflex Design Control process.  This person will have the opportunity to collaborate with teams from two of our R&D sites namely, Chelmsford-MA and Maple Grove-MN.

This position can be located in Chelmsford, MA or Maple Grove, MN

Principal Responsibilities

•    Responsible for leading, planning, organizing, and conducting assigned technical projects in the design and development of circuitry or sub-systems for use in electronic and electro-mechanical equipment and devices.
•    Evaluate current designs on an ongoing basis to provide constant improvement to existing products. 
•    Work closely & effectively with a cross functional teams to execute changes on marketed products.
•    Lead commercialized product change project teams and maintain design history files
•    Provide R&D support for non-conformance investigations regarding component failures, finished goods failures, and product returns.
•    Provide R&D support for customer complaints, including product/record investigation, health risk assessments, identification of CAPA’s, and report generation
•    Design/modify/layout/fabricate analog/digital test equipment and products with industry standard tools; test and debug with the proper use of oscilloscopes, multimeters, logic analyzer, and other T&M equipment.
•    Perform circuit analysis and optimization through characterization, modeling, and data analysis.
•    Conducts risk analysis and root cause analysis on product designs and issues.
•    Create design specifications and parameters, in consideration of system architecture requirements.
•    Prepares project schedules and coordinates engineering activities to ensure outputs meet specifications as well as corporate goals and objectives
•    Provide support for verification, qualification, and validation studies on existing products
•    Support risk management activities and risk management reviews on existing products
•    Keep track of industrial trends in applicable applications and technologies, including practices and engineering tools.
•    Ensure design change and process change activities, processes and practices are in compliance with internal quality system requirements.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor degree or above in electrical engineering, physics, or a related scientific/technical discipline;
•    5+ years of hands-on experience in developing embedded systems, preferably in medical devices;
•    Experienced with data acquisition, EMC requirements and test methods;
•    Experienced with using MCU’s for digital controls, peripherals, board bring-up & troubleshooting.
•    Experience executing schematic design and PCB design (familiar with schematic and PCB design software)

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Work independently from objectives/self motivated;
•    Excellent collaborator and communicator of technical concepts to a large audience.
•    Ability to work cross functionally and across muliple levels within the organization to support initiatives, obtain stakeholder feedback, and drive critical decisions of projects.
•    Knowledge of clinical applications and associated product requirements with the ability to translate these requirements into detailed specifications preferred.
•    Advanced problem solving & debugging skills



Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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