We welcome you to join Philips Ultrasound as a Mechanical Engineer in our Bothell, WA location
In this role, you have the opportunity to make life better
A passion for technology and personal growth to drive the “Design for manufacturability & Assembly” input into product requirements and designs, and to design, develop and launch new Ultrasound Systems production lines. You will be part of a fast-paced concurrent engineering team comprised of all functional disciplines to bring new products to market.
You are responsible for
Provide mechanical engineering support for the Ultrasound manufacturing processes
Provide root cause analysis of design and quality issues found on the production floor
Evaluate designs for Manufacturing & assembly and execute production readiness builds.
Develop and launch Lean manufacturing processes and controls
Design and implement production test fixtures, assembly jigs and tools
Assist and lead continuous improvement through Lean methodologies
Provide support in the dispositioning of discrepant material
Create new, and update existing process documentation
Perform process characterizations and validations
Provide training and technical support as required to enhance the skills of other engineers, technicians and operators
To succeed in this role, you’ll need a customer-first attitude and the following
BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering
2+ years on the job experience in an engineering role.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills required
Methodical, effective troubleshooting/problem solving skills required
Experience with SolidWorks CAD design preferred
Experience with plastics, sheet metal design & processing methods preferred
Work experience in an industrial environment preferred
Working knowledge of DFMEA & PFMEA required
Ability to evaluate design margins, and reliability factors including tolerances, wear, materials strength and compatibility, and compounding effects such as environment and vibration preferred
Working knowledge of Supply Chain/Manufacturing principles and implementation of DFx inputs to designs preferred
Working knowledge of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering tools and Lean Manufacturing principles
Excellent organizational and time management skills preferred
Experience with FDA-regulated medical device manufacturing in a Lean production environment preferred
Experience working with suppliers to resolve technical issues preferred
Experience with Microsoft Office tools required
How we work at Philips
Our newly adopted hybrid work concept fuses flexibility with collaboration to deliver great outcomes for our people and our customers. We are embracing an approach wherein we spend more time together than apart – which for full-time employees translates to an average of at least 3 days working from the office and up to 2 days from home – for our hybrid roles.
Hybrid work flexibility means people can meet the changing demands of work and home in the most balanced, productive, and healthy way.
Our hybrid working model is defined in 3 ways:
We believe in the importance of impactful collaboration: There’s a certain energy when everyone’s in the same room that can heighten idea generation and creative friction needed for problem-solving.
We embrace flexibility: Choosing where, when, and how to work can vary according to task and team schedules. Flexibility isn’t office or online, it means choosing the space that works best for you, your teams, and our customers on a case-by-case basis.
We want to be at our best: The way we work, and our workspaces are designed to support our well-being, offer career advancement opportunities, and enable us to be at our best.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on innovative, customer-first health technology solutions. Help us improve the health and well-being of billions of people, every year. Ultimately creating a career that no one could have planned for. Even you.
In return, we offer you
At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 2 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. If you are interested in driving action to improve patients’ lives so they get home healthier and faster and stay there longer, then this position is poised to help you achieve that goal.
Visit our careers website to explore what it’s like working at Philips, read stories from our employee blog, find information about our recruitment process and answers to some frequently asked questions.
Our benefits can be found here: https://www.careers.philips.com/na/en/total-rewards-at-philips.
Effective Tuesday, January 4, 2022, all U.S.-based employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID as a condition of employment at Philips*. Employees may request a reasonable accommodation.
If you are a Colorado resident and this role is a field-based or remote role, you may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.
*Montana employees are currently excluded from this requirement at this time.
Philips is a global leader in health technology, committed to improving billions of lives worldwide and striving to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation. Driven by the vision of a better tomorrow.
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