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Job Title:  Senior Electrical Engineer

Req ID:  17600
Job Category:  Engineering
Country/Region:  US
State:  FL
City:  Fort Lauderdale
Zip:  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

Performs engineering assignments with a focus on electronic circuits and systems, including basic software design. Manages engineering projects and provides technical leadership to the electrical engineering department.  Approves designs of co-workers and prepares reports for the department and presents project progress to sponsors and management

  1. Manages planning, scheduling, reporting for assigned projects and delegates tasks as needed.
  2. Architects embedded systems for electrical and video systems including image capture and post processing, and DC motor control.
  3. Design microprocessor based controls for battery powered hand held devices.
  4. Designs equivalent circuits and writes software to emulate function and operation of existing electronic components and circuits.
  5. Designs programming and tests fixtures for electronic assemblies.
  6. Builds, tests, and debugs prototype electronic assemblies.
  7. Conducts failure analysis and identify critical components.
  8. Conducts technical presentations to medical professionals and IMS employees.
Duties - cont'd
  1. Prepares technical papers, budgets and department progress reports.
  2. Oversees design of PC Boards and Flexible Circuit Boards for use in surgical devices using computer based design tools.
  3. Oversees and provides guidance on the characterization, hardware design, and software design of electronic circuits and emulators.
  4. Reviews and approves design of electronic assemblies, software and processes for use in surgical devices.
  5. Works with vendors to fabricate PCB, Flexible Circuits, electrical cables, and miscellaneous electronic assemblies.
  6. Researches relevant technologies which can be utilized in service capability and new product designs.
  7. Creates and maintains design and process documentation.
  8. Works under minimal supervision.


Education Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
  1. 10+ years experience in digital electronics, software and embedded technology in the medical or related field.
  2. 7+ years experience in new product development, service or manufacturing.  
  3. 5+ years experience in regulatory medical field strongly preferred. 
  4. Experience with Motor Controllers preferred


STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates 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.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Lauderdale
Nearest Secondary Market: Miami

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