Test Engineer - Hardware/Electrical

  • Type Contract
  • Salary competitive
  • Location South San Francisco, California
  • Sectors Electronics

I am looking for a Test Engineer focused on Validation and Verification to test a new medical device to market with an exciting medical device startup here in the Bay Area. The company is backed by a few of the largest medical device companies worldwide and are developing a new device that will revolutionize the way we analyze disease biology and greatly improve patient diagnosis and treatment.

This will be an exciting and challenging opportunity to utilize your testing experience while contributing to the quality of a device that will improve and save lives of millions long term.

They are looking for an experienced Systems Test Engineer with a Hardware background to join the growing team and create test plans, execute the testing and analyze test results to ensure quality on the systems level. A background in Electrical or Hardware Engineering or testing is required, with medical device experience (implantable experience a big plus).

The position will initially be focusing on the verification stage of the product, later moving into module testing, dry running and developing test cases. It will be working closely with the Director of Product Development, System Engineers and one Embedded Test Engineer to do hands on, system-level testing of the device and provide feedback accordingly. A solid understanding and application of compliance standards will be essential to be successful in this position as it is the first of its kind.

It will be a 12-month contract based out of South San Francisco, CA.


  • Experience around hardware and systems validation
  • Medical device hardware knowledge/understanding
  • Oscilloscope experience
  • IEC 60601 - Medical Device Electrical Equipment
  • ISO 14708 and EN 45502 - Active Implantable Medical Devices
  • Whitebox and Blackbox testing

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