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Systems Engineer I

Memphis, TN 38111
Systems Engineer I


Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Oct 28, 2019

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A Day in the Life

Systems Engineer I position within the RD organization of Medtronics
Spine Business contributes to the development of world class medical product
for Spinal Surgery.The role partners with other systems engineers
on a team to manage the flow of system and product requirements derived from
voice of customer through the commercialization process.Specific tasks include the following:

+ Assists in defining requirements for spinal systems and featuresthat meet the expectations and uses of the customer, regulatory agencies, andthe business.

+ Performs analyses to aid in the definition, evaluation, and riskanalysis of system designs across functional groups. This includesunderstanding system interfaces, use cases and conditions, investigating andresolving system issues, making improvements to address customer feedback andrequests, and performing system-level testing activities.

+ Translates customer needs into specific, well-written, highquality stakeholder and system requirements.

+ Verifies that system requirements have been properly implemented(writing, leveling, tracing) through inspection, demonstration, test oranalysis.

+ Performs system validation activities ensuring the system meetsuser needs and intended use.

+ Documents tradeoffs, rationale, and potential solutions.

+ Builds domain knowledge around medical device-based systems,their clinical use and application via project experience, literature searchesand training.

+ Ensures personal understanding of all quality policy/systemitems that are applicable. Follows all work/quality procedures to ensurequality system compliance and high quality work.

Must HaveMinimum Qualifications

BS in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems
Engineering, or related field.

Nice to Have

Engineering MS degree preferred.

Spinal and/or
general orthopedic knowledge and experience

Prior medical device internship or research experience

Experience with Matlab or other modeling software

Exposure to System Engineering discipline or use of
system engineering methodologies through either prior internships or course

Experience working in cross-functional and team environments.


Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills

Excellent written and communication skills

Experience in requirements development, analysis, and/or

Ability of working in a deadline driven environment

Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-07

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