Job ID R-378176 Date posted 11/06/2020

Be part of something bigger at BD. Here, you’ll join a driven, agile engineering team working in a startup-like environment that has the backing and resources of a Fortune 500 company. In engineering, you could be involved in everything from operations, production and construction to information technology and maintenance environments, all while analyzing and developing solutions to further our engineering capabilities. You’ll use your talent and track record of solving complex problems to achieve one singular goal: advancing the world of health™. At BD, you can make a true difference of one.

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Provides electrical engineering support to R&D projects for new product development and existing product expansions. Performs skilled electrical/electronic design duties with the use of applicable hardware tools/equipment under moderate engineering guidance.

The project needs a full time EE to develop, test and release the electrical designs:

  • Works with cross functional team including electrical, mechanical, firmware and software engineering to develop product designs from concept to implementation

  • Decomposes system requirements into straightforward subsystem and/or electrical specifications and rudimentary designs.

  • Comprehensive understanding of electrical engineering discipline

  • Design and schematic capture of digital and analog circuits 

  • Apply theoretical and hands-on electrical support to identify problems and accomplish tasks

  • Develop and execute test documentation for electrical designs

  • Understand and follow BD processes, design practices, and documentation templates

  • Perform and/or direct engineering documentation in BD ERP: create/change material, BOM, plans, and reports; process change orders; and design reviews

  • Collaborate with other engineers and departments to advance projects/tasks

  • Time management of several assignments having varying scope and complexity

  • Demonstrates and uses in-depth skills and knowledge in area of expertise

  • Interface with external design partners and suppliers

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree and minimum of 4 years’ experience in Electrical Engineering or similar engineering discipline.

  • Schematic, PCB, and PCBA design

  • Analog, digital and firmware design and troubleshooting related to electromechanical devices

  • Experience with microcontroller-based systems preferably ARM

  • Knowledge in the use of the laboratory tools: oscilloscope, DMM, variable DC power supply, etc.

  • Knowledge in the use of the computer tools: schematic capture, board layout, simulation, etc.

  • Demonstrates interactive verbal and written communication skills and leadership

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Wireless connectivity and communication with emphasis on Bluetooth, WIfi and RFID

  • C/C++, firmware development on microcontrollers

  • Low power battery operated designs

  • Basic wired connectivity and communication with emphasis on LAN, RS485, I2C, and SPI.

  • Basic product Safety and Compliance design and mitigation

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health™ by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care.

As a new employee what I like most about BD are the many learning and professional developmental opportunities for growth offered. It is good to know that there are so many resources to choose from.

Zakiyyah Walker
Staff Engineer

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Michael Carrano
Senior Program Manager

BD is full of passionate, loyal, and driven people that have a common goal of advancing healthcare without sacrificing quality or service.

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