Senior Systems Engineer


About this job

  • Industry: Medical devices
  • Area of expertise: Engineering
  • Location: Maple Grove

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor

About this role: Senior Systems Engineer

The Senior Systems Engineer will assume a pivotal role in the conceptualization, development, testing, and documentation of intra-aortic balloon pump consoles at our company. This individual will collaborate with a diverse team of engineers and have the opportunity to make meaningful contributions to a life-saving product. They will take the lead in systems engineering-related activities for product development initiatives and demonstrate exceptional verbal and written communication skills.

  • Spearhead systems engineering initiatives for a sophisticated, software-driven medical device.
  • Lead the creation and upkeep of product specifications, requirement documents, hazard analysis documents, and other technical records.
  • Offer technical leadership throughout the phases of product design, development, integration, testing, and enhancements to reliability.
  • Collaborate with subsystem teams, domain experts, and suppliers to identify, record, evaluate, and rectify defects.
  • Work closely with a diverse technical team to generate, revise, and maintain documentation that becomes part of the product design history file (DHF).
  • Execute projects with well-defined objectives and on-time deliverables, comprehending the objectives and contents of development and research projects.
  • Serve as the technical liaison within the company, providing insights and recommendations for system verification aspects of projects.
  • Maintain open and effective communication with the project manager and team members regarding project scope, timelines, and design alterations.


  • Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent in a technical/scientific field); a Master's degree is preferred.
  • Over 7 years of experience as a Systems Engineer in product design, development, and/or testing, with a preference for experience in class II medical device products.
  • Profound understanding of medical device product design and regulatory processes.
  • Proficient in verbal and written communication.
  • Familiarity with medical device design and development processes compliant with standards such as ISO 9000, ISO 13485, IEC 62304, IEC 60601, and ISO 14971.
  • Strong grasp of system design, electronics, mechanical and software integration.
  • Knowledge of design of experiments.
  • Technical expertise in best-practice product development methodologies.


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Meagan Geris
Brunel USA - Minneapolis