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Edwards Lifesciences Principal R&D Sensor Engineer –Pilot Technologies in Irvine, California

Edwards Lifesciences Advanced Technology is looking for an experienced Principal Engineer, Electrical Engineering to help establish pilot capabilities in new sensor technologies. This is a diverse role with great growth potential bringing new innovations to complex challenges. This position is within a newly formed and focused team so you your talent, creativity and impact will be vital to our success. Come help us push the limits of what is considered feasible.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop a new generation of sensors and related hardware and packaging for clinical use

  • Work closely with external partners and vendors to bring integrated solutions to new applications

  • Architectural stage work, to design and development and scale-up

  • Assist Test Development Team with electrical support as needed from test fixture concept to debug

  • Establish new Pilot Engineering group with the long-term goal of filling out our capabilities


Required experience

A minimum Education requirement of a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and 8 years of work experience / Master’s degree preferred.

5+ years of hands-on experience and proven track record in electrical and system hardware engineering

Strong electrical engineering background on analog, mixed signal, digital signal processing

Experience with RF design and integration

Experience in design and implementation of complex test apparatus / hands on debug experience to component level

Experience with electronics test equipment, scopes, logic analyzers

Proficiency in SPICE, Altium, Matlab/Python, Labview and other simulation tools

Knowledge of ASIC design through production, and various integrated sensors (MEMS, biosensors) is desired

Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization

Edwards is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including protected Veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Edwards Lifesciences is the global leader in patient-focused medical innovations for structural heart disease, as well as critical care and surgical monitoring. Driven by a passion to help patients, the company collaborates with the world's leading clinicians and researchers to address unmet healthcare needs, working to improve patient outcomes and enhance lives. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Edwards Lifesciences has extensive operations in North America, Europe, Japan, Latin America and Asia and currently employs over 13,000 individuals worldwide.

For us, helping patients is not a slogan - it's our life's work. From developing devices that replace or repair a diseased heart valve to creating new technologies that monitor vital signs in the critical care setting, we focus on helping patients regain and improve the quality of their life.