Product Development Engineer - Electronics

  • Time to join the medical device industry?
  • Design products which make a difference to patients when they need it most

We have an exciting future in applying our core technologies to new & existing markets with ground-breaking designs which provide better outcomes for patients and healthcare specialists. You'll see your designs advance from imagination through to realisation, in a supportive, focussed & fun working environment. 

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of respiratory humidification medical devices, exporting to over 120 countries globally.  We develop products that help people, and we are proud of it.

As a talented electronics engineer, you are keen to take ownership and to develop electronic solutions for an innovative medical device from concept to mass production. Your keen problem-solving skills and your inquisitive attitude will guide you through complex design challenges; your attention to detail will help you producing electronics design meeting reliability standards and regulatory requirements.

With the support of a experienced and high performing team; you will have plenty of opportunities to learn, improve and grow in a professional R&D environment. Your excellent communication skills and your ability to build strong relationships will make you a great fit within the large product group team.

Your day-to-day activities will involve:

  • Rapid prototyping and testing of electronics
  • Design, analysis, and simulation of analogue and digital circuits
  • Testing and debugging hardware with various test equipment
  • Selection and sourcing of electronic components
  • PCB schematic and layout design with Altium Designer
  • Documentation of design requirements, specifications, and testing

Key qualifications

  • You have at least 2 years professional experience in electronics design

The ideal candidate will have

  • Experience with Altium Designer
  • Experience with RF design and EMC compliance
  • Understanding of design for manufacturing principles
  • Medical device experience
  • Great verbal and written communication skills

This is a rare opportunity to join a successful team and to play a role in the development of the next generation medical devices working in state-of-the-art facilities and model shops. This is the perfect role to combine your strong engineering and interpersonal skills, and your passion for helping people.

Apply today by including a cover letter outlining why you think you'd be great in this role and what interests you have