Sr. Staff Transducer Process Engineer

Job Description

Transducer Process Engineer, Sr. Staff

Siemens Healthcare's Ultrasound business is seeking an individual to join an engineering design team responsible for developing advanced technology ultrasound transducers.


The successful candidate will work in a dynamic environment as part of an R&D team developing ultrasound transducers products and advanced technologies.

Responsibilities include:
  • Develop processes, materials and assembly methods for fabrication of state of the art transducers. Emphasis on particular processes such as miniaturized electrical interconnects, transducer packaging, adhesive bond strength and metallization quality directed towards creating high bandwidth, high efficiency arrays for future imaging applications. 
  • Broad background in surface science, materials engineering and precision assembly techniques desired.
  • Strong background in semiconductor and ultrasound processes; casting, lamination/bonding, dicing, sputtering and grinding.
  • Optimize and document processes for manufacturing; transfer designs and processes to manufacturing personnel.
  • Understand, set-up, use and interpret design of experiments (DOE) and statistical process control (SPC).
  • Interface very closely with acoustic design engineers, tooling engineers and electrical design engineers to maximize performance both acoustically and thermally by creating new materials/processes/assembly sequences that solve the design challenges.
  • Work with other transducer cross functional teams for process development and integration activities.
  • Strong dexterity and ability to envision complex, multi-component structures.
  • Technical responsibility for planning, organizing, and conducting technical projects within the design, fabrication, modification, and evaluation of transducer components and assembly processes.
  • Prepare design and process specifications, analyses and recommendations for presentation and approval.
  • Provide technical guidance to engineers and engineering technicians.
  • Prepare material for ECO release.
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing is a plus.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: 
  • BS/MS/PhD degree Material Science, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or a related science
  • 10+ years of clean room assembled precision electromechanical device experience most desirable
  • Experience in designing medical equipment preferred, including reliability and compliance
  • Detail oriented and with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills to work within and cross-functional teams 
  • Self-motivated/self-starter with the ability to learn quickly and operate in a remote environment.
  • Ability to adapt to change and work in a rapidly-changing environment
  • Domestic and international travel required

Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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