Electrical Engineer Manager

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 Manager will provide technical leadership in the electrical engineering discipline and lead/mentor junior engineers in developing high quality medical device product. Capable of integrating requirements and have demonstrated judgement to balance the needs of cost, quality and time-to-market. 

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.
    • Provide electrical engineering support for new product development.
    • Develop work effort and scope estimates, efficient resource assignment.
    • Lead electrical engineering efforts, mentor electrical engineers, contractors, and collaborate with outside development partners.
    • Generate technical specification and subsystem requirement specification documents.
    • Generate detailed design and quality-controlled documentation.
    • Participate in FMEA, risk analysis and verification/validation of product design.  

    Experience Requirements

    • MS with a minimum 7+ years of experience in electronic system design; or BS with a minimum 10+ years of experience in electronic system design.
    • Experience in leading and mentoring electrical engineers.
    • Experience in transferring designed product to manufacturing, including delivery of manufacturing test fixtures and calibration systems.
    • Demonstrated experience developing class 3 medical devices that have been fielded.
    • Proven ability to partner with cross functional organizations to successfully deliver the product.

    Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess the following:

    • Strong knowledge of US FDA Quality System Requirements, ISO 13485, ISO 14971, and IEC 60601 and IEC62304.
    • Strong technical/leadership skills, decisive, determined, strategic and able to lead, motivate, and inspire others.
    • Demonstrated track record of PCB and PCBA manufacturing methodologies and processes.
    • Demonstrated track record of strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Experience with 2.4GHz and Sub-1GHz RF design.
    • Experience with Internet-connected wearable product design.
    • 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.