Philips Senior Mechanical Engineer in Bothell, Washington

Join us designing the life-saving equipment needed to increase sudden cardiac arrest survival rates from the unnecessarily low 8% nationally to rates of over 60% survival like King County, WA. We work in a place where survivors come and thank us for doing our jobs.

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) product development team. An AED design must survive in demanding environments, integrate with high energy electronics to deliver the life-saving shock, and meet requirements for global distribution. The development test equipment design is equally broad and challenging.

Our mission is to design, produce, and deliver every solution as if the life of someone we love depends on it. Every day, we empower and enable our customers – from clinicians, paramedics, and first responders to the everyman – to save lives using our innovative, market leading technology.

This position is the lead mechanical engineer for a defibrillator monitor. The role includes working with a development and manufacturing team in Bothell and around the world. Mechanical engineering expertise includes plastic molding, rugged design, water and dust sealing, connectors and cables, display and user interface design.

Responsibilities include:

  • Mechanical design of defibrillator/monitor and accessories

  • Product design and improvements

  • Hardware verification testing and issue resolution

  • Ensure that design practices and procedures are in compliance


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

  • 5 years of experience in a leadership role

  • 5 years of experience with electronics packaging and molded part design.

  • Experience developing and manufacturing products on globally distributed teams

  • 10% travel


  • Advanced degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Additional education in related field

  • 3-5 years experience working in a regulated industry

  • Multilingual

  • Medical product design experience

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.