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Job Title:  Electrical Engineer

Req ID:  34368
Job Category:  Engineering

Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33330


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

STERIS Instrument Management Services helps customers extend the life of their surgical equipment. Our Engineers rely on a process-centered approach of applied engineering, precision machining, and repair procedures to service even the most current and complex of surgical devices and scopes.

As an Electrical Engineer you will service various types of surgical power equipment, including drills, saws, drivers and attachments, video equipment including cameras, couplers and light cords, flexible endoscopes and other medical devices that include electrical and electronic components. 

*This position is located on site at the STERIS Fort Lauderdale, Florida facility. 


  • Designs PC Boards and Flexible Circuit Boards for use in the repair of surgical devices using computer-based design tools.
  • Designs embedded systems with a focus on video and image processing, power system, and motor drive control
  • Measures and documents electrical and physical aspects of electronic parts.
  • Measures and characterizes electrical operation of circuits and systems using electrical test equipment.
  • Analyzes and identifies communication protocols used in circuits and systems using oscilloscopes, protocol analyzers, and other various test equipment.
  • Designs equivalent circuits to emulate function and operation of existing electronic components and circuits.
  • Writes software to emulate function and operation of existing electronic components and circuits.
  • Designs programming and tests fixtures for electronic assemblies.
  • Identifies and sources electronic components.
  • Works with vendors to fabricate PCB, Flexible Circuits, electrical cables, and miscellaneous electronic assemblies.
  • Builds, tests, and debugs prototype electronic assemblies.
  • Creates and maintains design and process documentation.
  • Conducts failure analysis and identify critical components.

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited four-year college or university and 3+ years of experience required
  • Digital and analog electronic circuit design experience with emphasis on embedded microcontroller/microprocessor (medical device industry strongly preferred).  
  • Demonstrated knowledge of various electronic communication protocols. 
  • Experience in computer aided PCB design (Altium Designer strongly preferred).
  • Entry level programming experience at the microcomputer level.  
  • Medical Device Experience preferred
  • Computer Skills - Working experience with all Microsoft Office applications; previous experience with Oracle preferred.  
  • Aptitude for hands-on tasks.

What STERIS Offers

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.



STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  34368
Job Category:  Engineering

Fort Lauderdale, FL, US, 33330

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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