Intuitive Surgical Careers

Senior Systems Analyst

US-CA-Sunnyvale, California

Job Description

Job: Engineering
Primary Location: United States-California-US-CA-Sunnyvale
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 182382


Company Description:

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Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.

Primary Function of Position:

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. produces the da Vinci® Surgical System, a minimally invasive robotic surgery system that uses highly complex mechanics, replaceable instruments and accessories, and enhanced three-dimensional visualization to extend surgical technique and precision beyond the limits of the human hand.

The Senior Systems Engineer will design and prototype innovative medical robotics systems. A successful candidates will have significant experience in working with all hardware and software aspects of complex electro-mechanical devices, but also have breadth to support different research projects and prototypes.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Work with a cross functional team to develop new systems

o Define hardware and software requirements for systems
o Perform component selection and put together block diagrams
o Physical and software integration of external OEM devices
o Hazards and risk analysis of systems
o User interface development
o Development of research prototypes used to evaluate new product concepts
o Develop tests to verify performance of prototypes

• Generate IP and evaluate opportunities from a technical perspective
• Evaluate technical feasibility of new opportunities

Skill/Job Requirements:

• MS or PhD in EE, Mechatronics, or related fields and 5 years of industry experience
• Experience with designing electrical products in an FDA or other regulated industry or for mission critical applications is desired; comfort with concepts of design input, design output, traceability, risk analysis, etc.
• Hands-on engineering with proven ability to work well in a team environment
• Ability to communicate effectively (written, oral) across all levels and organizations
• Ability to work on multiple, early-stage projects simultaneously
• Demonstrated ability to systematically troubleshoot and debug complex systems.

We are an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled employer.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.