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Senior Electrical Engineer



Other Engineering
Mason, OH, USA · Cincinnati, OH, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 7, 2023

Senior Electrical Engineer

Cincinnati, OH, USA ● Mason, OH, USA Req #1517
Thursday, May 25, 2023
AtriCure, Inc. provides innovative technologies for the treatment of Afib and related conditions. Afib affects more than 33 million people worldwide. Electrophysiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons around the globe use AtriCure technologies for the treatment of Afib and reduction of Afib related complications. AtriCure’s Isolator® Synergy™ Ablation System is the first medical device to receive FDA approval for the treatment of persistent Afib. AtriCure’s AtriClip® Left Atrial Appendage Exclusion System products are the most widely sold LAA management devices worldwide. AtriCure’s Hybrid AF™ Therapy is a minimally invasive procedure that provides a lasting solution for long-standing persistent Afib patients. AtriCure’s cryoICE cryoSPHERE® probe is cleared for temporary ablation of peripheral nerves to block pain, providing pain relief in cardiac and thoracic procedures. For more information, visit AtriCure.com or follow us on Twitter @AtriCure.

We foster a culture of inclusion by embracing diverse experiences and individuals where everyone’s authentic self is welcome.   We offer supporting programs and resources that provide enriching and equitable opportunities for each person to contribute professionally and personally.


This position will work on projects of significant and diverse scope and will be responsible for applying technical expertise to capital equipment development. They will work on project teams that are responsible for producing next generation capital equipment in cryothermia to be used by physicians. The successful candidate will have technical capabilities in concept development, design, prototyping, testing, and intellectual property generation. They will also be comfortable designing and implementing integrated solutions that include digital, analog, and software elements. The ability to work with consultants and suppliers to implement solutions will be required.


  • Define requirements and implement a platform for developing and evaluating a novel cryothermia generator
  • Lead efforts to identify and optimize novel cryothermia parameters using modifiable software.
  • Participate in Voice of the Customer planning, collection, and analysis
  • Plan and conduct hands-on experimental work (bench, in vitro and in vivo) to evaluate prototypes
  • Collaborate with Product Development teams to transition projects/concepts into Design Control
  • Prepare presentations and reports in support of R&D activities
  • Submit new innovations regularly to Patent Review Board
  • Stay current with latest relevant technology through literature, seminars, and conferences
  • Obtain input/ feedback from key customers – surgeons, nurses, and other clinicians
  • May lead or support variety of engineering design and development tasks, to include design, analysis, material selection, prototyping, in-vivo and in-vitro testing, and user validation
  • Develop and validate test methods for new product features and functions
  • Communicate with and direct external suppliers of components subassemblies and finished assemblies


  • Regular and predictable work performance
  • Ability to work under fast-paced conditions
  • Ability to make decisions and use good judgment
  • Ability to prioritize various duties and multitask as required
  • Ability to successfully work with others
  • Additional duties as assigned


  • BSEE + 7 years of experience, or MSEE + 5 years of experience
  • Experience in developing analog and digital designs and prototypes
  • Experience with embedded C, C, LabView or similar software languages
  • Demonstrated initiative to solve complex technical problems
  • Strong track record of innovation
  • Be comfortable collaborating with clinicians to identify unmet needs and solutions.
  • Track record of successful product development working in cross-functional project teams
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to travel 20%
  • Ability to travel 20%


  • Medical device experience with capital equipment. Specifically, cryothermia generators or electro-mechanical medical devices.
  • Master’s degree in Engineering
  • Knowledge of Change Order Systems
  • Knowledge in medical devices standards for electromechanical systems: IEC 60601, 62304, 62366.
  • Experience with C, LabView or similar software languages
  • Prior experience developing RF Generators
  • Knowledge of cryo ablation systems a plus


  • Ability to regularly walk, sit, or stand as needed
  • Ability to occasionally bend and push/pull as needed
  • Ability to regularly lift up to 25 pounds, occasionally lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

AtriCure has a variety of benefits available for US based employees and their families.  Examples include Medical & Dental beginning day 1 of employment, 401K plus match, 20 days of paid Parental Leave, in addition to maternity leave, for new moms and dads, Volunteer Time off, Pet Insurance, and more.   Corporate-based employees also have full access to our on-site fitness center and cafeteria.  To see a complete list of our benefits, please visit our careers website: https://www.atricure.com/benefits AtriCure participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity of and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here https://www.e-verify.gov/ AtriCure is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and provides Drug Free Workplaces. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, protected veteran status, status as an individual with disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law(s).

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  • Job Family Electrical Engineer
  • Job Function Research & Development
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Employment Indicator Non Manager
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