Electrical Engineer

What is Bigfoot Biomedical?
 
Bigfoot believes people living with insulin-requiring diabetes deserve relief from its daily burden. We envision a world where the emotional, mental, physical, and financial burden of diabetes has been significantly reduced. We are passionately dedicated to delivering simpler, safer, and more effective solutions for life with insulin.
 
We are personally committed to the mission of improving the lives of people with diabetes through the application of smart technology. We bring deep and nuanced understanding of customer needs, demonstrated technical capabilities in developing and commercializing technology, and proven business acumen in funding and growing startups into profitable publicly traded enterprises.
 
What we are building at Bigfoot Biomedical
 
Bigfoot is building diabetes management solutions integrating data, software, smart devices, and people. This is your chance to join a small but very talented team!

The Electrical Engineering is part of the Embedded Engineering Team and is responsible for designing,
developing and testing electronic components, development platform, equipment, and system for class 3
medical devices.


What will you do at Bigfoot Biomedical?

 

What you do here at Bigfoot will largely be defined by your existing skills and desire to grow to help us achieve the above. We have an employee-friendly working environment that provides bike racks and showers, lunch and snacks, and flexible hours. Our culture helps us stay focused on our goals.
 
We have competitive benefits. We have a great team culture. We understand that we all need to succeed as a team. We have fun while we're building a solution we can be proud of.

 

If you're ready to make a dent in the universe, join the mission, and feel like what you do every day isn't just a job, come talk to us!

 

Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    • Design, develop and maintain electronic circuits and systems for medical devices integrated with mechanical and firmware components.
    • Research, develop, design and test electrical components, systems and networks.
    • Translate requirements into electrical specification and rudimentary designs.
    • Generate schematic, bills of materials (BOM), and PCB design documents for manufacturing.
    • Generate detailed design and quality-controlled documentation.
    • Investigate root causes of hardware defects and resolve the defects.
    • Support hardware verification to ensure the product development conforms to design specification.

    Experience Requirements

    • MS with a minimum 3+ years of experience in electronic system design; or BS with a minimum 5+ years of experience in electronic system design.
    • Experience in designing PCBAs using Altium PCBA design tools.
    • Experience with bringing up PCBAs and development platforms.
    • Experience with digital and analog circuit design and debugging.
    • Experience with ARM Cortex MCU.
    • Experience with Low Power embedded system design.
    • Experience with 2.4GHz and Sub-1GHz RF design.
    • Working knowledge of common digital communications (I2C, SPI, IART) and wireless communications (BLE, NFC, WiFi).
    • Demonstrate ability to test, analyze, and solve technical problems independently.

    Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess the following:

    • Strong knowledge of US FDA Quality System Requirements, ISO 13485, ISO 14971, and IEC 60601.
    • Strong technical/leadership skills, decisive, determined, strategic and able to lead, motivate, and inspire others.
    • Demonstrated track record of strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Demonstrated track record of PCB and PCBA manufacturing methodologies and processes.
    • Experience with programming in C language and Python preferred.
    • A strong team player, results-oriented, excellent communicator, and comfortable in an entrepreneurial environment.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    Education Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.
    • Master’s Degree (MS) in Engineering discipline, preferred.