Product Development Engineer - Surgery

  • Engineering with meaning in our current global environment
  • Making a difference to patient outcomes globally
  • Join a dynamic product team with exciting development opportunities


The Company

Fisher and Paykel Healthcare is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of medical devices, exporting to over 125 countries globally.  We are proud to develop innovative products that help people.


The Role

Are you an all-rounder engineer keen to be part of a product's development from beginning to end? You'll be joining a small team developing exciting new products to help expand Surgical Humidification to treat more patients and improve their care and outcomes.


Our team is applying a start-up mentality to developing a deep understanding of problems, creating prototype solutions, and seeing designs right through to commercial release. You'd be playing a key role on the team, directly influencing the project's success and will have many opportunities to grow and develop along the way.  


What you need to be successful

Come and join a fantastic team if you:

  • have a Mechatronics/Electronics/Software (Embedded) Engineering degree
  • bring a 'can do' attitude and you enjoy solving problems on the fly
  • electronics, embedded and experience with sensing is strongly preferred.
  • thrive working in a start-up environment and working in new, novel areas
  • enjoy using your practical skills to prototype, experiment, test, and design products
  • prefer working in a multi-disciplinary team who collaborate together to solve problems
  • love to learn, as you will gain a deep understanding of the surgical environment, our customers, and patients


What would be a bonus, but not essential is:

  • medical device experience or a related industry
  • have an interest or experience in the clinical and therapeutic side of products.  
  • experience with CAD software (Solidworks, Creo etc.)


If this sounds like you, please apply today.