Philips Mechanical Design Engineer in Aurora, Illinois

Mechanical Design Engineer, Philips Healthcare, (Aurora, IL)

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Designing components and assemblies to meet stated design requirements (safety, performance, cost etc.) for x-ray tubes.

  • Performing mechanical analysis to support design activities.

  • Testing models or components to ensure they meet design requirements.

  • Use problem solving tools to support team activity

  • Provide accurate reports and complete accurate necessary documentation of design process.

  • Support in selecting and qualifying suppliers to make components to produce new or improved designs.

  • Support manufacturing in selecting and designing of processes to produce new or improved designs

  • Complete necessary engineering change requests to release of new components.

  • Collaborate with other internal and external functions to support the product design process.

  • Support troubleshooting and continuous improvement of existing products and processes.

  • Maintain compliance with 6S, TEDS and safety requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS Mechanical Engineering degree required

  • 2 – 5 years of experience

  • 3D design software background (Solidworks preferred)

  • Experience with dimensioning tools (GD&T, Gauge R&R, etc…)

Our Offer :

At Philips, we are driven by our mission to improve the lives of 3 billion people per year by 2025, and every day we move closer to achieving our goal by creating cutting-edge solutions that lead to confident diagnosis, improved care, and increased quality of life for patients. Thanks to our employees who share our passion for improving lives, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry leading in image guided interventions, ultrasound, patient monitoring, cardiology informatics, sleep therapy and respiratory care. Named one of the Top 50 Happiest Companies in America in 2013, we enable our employees to create a legacy in life through their work and support their development through people-centric learning, total rewards and personalized development planning programs.

Here at Philips WE ARE Working Together for a Better Tomorrow:

Philips' dedication to enriching lives is reflected in our company, our solutions, and a commitment to our people. Philips products lead to improved healthcare, faster diagnosis and better patient outcomes. Philips employees change lives every day.

Enjoy endless opportunities to learn, and develop your career in the directions to which you aspire. Philips Healthcare is a place where you will work with others whose far-reaching ideas and accomplishments have impacted over 200 million lives already. Please help us determine what’s next. Your ideas and ability to deliver will help to transform the future of healthcare, and allow you to create your own legacy.

Thanks to our employees, we are at the forefront of the Healthcare industry. Healthcare providers, backed by our many market leading solutions, are able to diagnose confidently, improve care, and increase the quality of life for patients across North America each and every day.

Advance your career in an environment that supports work-life balance, health & well-being and continuous learning. Making a difference begins right here, where you come first.

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