Engineer Technician Sr. - Test Integration

Date: Jul 9, 2024

Location: Santa Barbara, US, 93111

Company: Arthrex

 Requisition ID:          60390
Title: Engineer Technician Sr. - Test Integration
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01)
Location: INC Santa Barbara CA (ACT) (US17)
Salary Range:
Salary Minimum: $31.05
Salary Maximum:  $57.50







Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. The Engineer Sr. Technician – Test Integration will be responsible for support and development of Class I and II medical devices, which includes, production support, service support, troubleshooting, design transfer support, training, prototyping, design assurance testing, development support from prototype through production release. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Electronic/Firmware/Software/Test Software/ Test fixture design in support of engineering staff
  • Proof of concept work including feasibility analysis, product/component research, design for test.
  • Production and Service Operator training as required.
  • Support of Quality System deliverables (e.g. CAPA, investigations, DHR).
  • Perform and/or manage design V&V tests including results and conclusions.
  • Coordinate work with electrical and software engineering, and with contract engineering resources as required. 
  • Provide Regulatory department technical support for assigned projects as needed.
  • Support Marketing and Product Management with technical information to be used for training and marketing of assigned products.
  • Some required domestic travel to support vendors and/or customers may be required.


Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. (Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering preferred)
  • 5 years of relevant experiences required. 
  • Medical device company experience preferred.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of SMPTE standards.
  • Knowledge of RF, EMI, life/reliability test, test automation and basic coding for automation.
  • Proficient in electronics troubleshooting from component level through system level.
  • Strong and demonstratable knowledge of electronic test equipment (oscilloscopes, waveform analyzers, and typical lab equipment.
  • Knowledge of electronic design tools (schematic capture, pcb layout, simulation tools), preferably Altium.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Design for Test, and Test Automation.
  • Knowledge of medical device electrical safety standards.
  • Knowledge of FDA and ISO guidelines for the development of medical devices.
  • Strong communication skills and accountability to project deliverable timing.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

Knowledge of surgical equipment and instrumentation, electrical testing equipment, PC, Logic Analyzers, Oscilloscopes, Video waveform analyzer.

Bench top testing and troubleshooting with typical lab equipment


About Arthrex

Arthrex Inc., a privately held company headquartered in Naples, Florida, is a global leader in orthopedic surgical device design, research, manufacturing and medical education committed to one mission: Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™. Arthrex has pioneered the field of arthroscopy and sports medicine and innovates more than 1,000 new products and procedures every year to advance minimally invasive orthopedics worldwide.


Our core value is Making People Better. As a leading health care technology innovator, we are committed to making people’s lives better. The contributions we make to science and medicine have the potential to get a star athlete back in the game or improve the quality of someone’s life. It’s truly meaningful work.


Making People Better also signifies our corporate social responsibility and commitment to employees and communities. We make employees’ lives better through job security, educational and professional growth opportunities, unique benefits and amenities, and modern facilities that promote a vibrant and dynamic atmosphere of collaboration, mutual respect and camaraderie. We also make important economic and philanthropic contributions to the communities we serve.


As a certified Great Place to Work® and one of the country’s Best Workplaces for Manufacturing and Production, Arthrex is proud of its award-winning, family business culture. With more than 6,000 employees around the world, we are growing and looking for candidates who champion our Arthrex Proud values of Innovation, Integrity, Dedication, Teamwork and Competitive Spirit.


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Arthrex Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Provided Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident, Cancer, Hospital, Critical Illness)
  • Matching 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Free Onsite Lunch
  • Gym Reimbursement Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Trip of a Lifetime
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Volunteer PTO
  • Employee Assistance Provider (EAP)



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Santa Barbara
Nearest Secondary Market: Santa Maria

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