Principal Systems Engineer



Advert ID



Arden Hills

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to USD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Minnesota Engineering - (USA) 3600 Minnesota Drive Suite 850 MN Edina , MN 55435 Phone : 612-630-1200



Job Description

A reputable client of ours in the Medical Device Industry is looking for a Principal System Engineer!

Systems Engineer Role:

The successful candidate will provide system level expertise regarding design and development of magnetic sensors and medical device navigation systems. This candidate will provide technical leadership to an interdisciplinary team of SW/HW/Mechanical professionals from project conception to post realization. Candidate will work with this interdisciplinary team to close knowledge gaps, define the system architecture, and develop system-level requirements.

You will be responsible for providing system level expertise for the design and development of a complex electronic system, including sensors, embedded systems, algorithms, hardware, and software.

Key Responsibilities

* Develop system architecture by designing and analyzing system requirements and by using current systems engineering methods and technologies. May include simulations, mathematical analysis and/or system interaction analysis and digital signal processing.

* Analyze, coordinate, and perform system testing, including prototyping, validation, and verification.

* Close critical technical gaps by working with interdisciplinary team, analyzing options and making decisions.

* Document system requirements by writing documents, reports, memos, change requests. Methods used are determined by approved procedures and standards.

* Conduct systems level analysis/simulations, partitioning and measuring results against requirements.

* Solve system problems by analyzing the situation and recommending corrective or alternative actions.

* Aid in the Risk Analysis for the project.

* Consult on development of medical device navigation algorithms

Quality Systems Duties and Responsibilities:

Build Quality into all aspects of their work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements.


* A minimum of 6 years of system engineering experience in mixed HW/SW systems including analog and digital filters and signal amplification.

* Proven experience in leading complex system analysis from early stages to post release.

* Experience conducting error/budget analysis and analytical and non-analytical simulations.

* Self-motivated with a passion for solving problems.

* Creative

* Hands-on approach to problem solving.

* BS/MS in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or related field.

* Experience designing and building high-accuracy systems.

Preferred Qualifications:

* Medical Device industry background and knowledge.

* Experience working with tracking/navigation systems.

* Experience developing algorithms for medical device navigation applications.

* Experience with MATLAB including simulations and optimization work.