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Electrical Engineer, New Product Development.

Company: Johnson & Johnson
Location: Cincinnati
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for an Electrical Engineer, New Product Development, in Cincinnati, OH!

The Ethicon Surgical Care business is comprised of the following businesses within Johnson & Johnson: Ethicon Surgical Care, Ethicon Biosurgery, Ethicon Energy, Ethicon Endomechanics (Endo), Ethicon Robotics, Megadyne, NeuWave, and Torax. With annual sales of $11 billion, the Global Surgery Group is the worlds largest, most innovative surgical company. The strength of the Global Surgery Group is illustrated by the fact that more than 80% of our sales come from businesses with #1 or #2 global market share positions. We serve customers around the world, with about 60% of our sales generated outside the U.S., including a fast-growing presence in emerging markets. The Global Surgery Group is committed to innovation, with about 30% of our sales coming from products introduced in the past five years.

The Ethicon Surgical Care business offers a broad range of products, platforms and technologiesincluding sutures, surgical staplers, clip appliers, trocars and synthetic mesh devicesthat are used in a wide variety of minimally invasive and open surgical procedures. Specialties include support for treatment of colorectal and thoracic conditions, womens health conditions, hernias, cancer and obesity. The Ethicon Surgical Care business combines products and services of two market-leading legacy companies, both with long histories of medical innovation. Ethicon, Inc. based in Somerville, New Jersey, was founded more than 80 years ago as a pioneer in suture development and manufacturing, helping to transform the safety and effectiveness of open surgery. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. was created 20 years ago in Cincinnati, Ohio, developing innovative devices that have driven the revolutionary shift from open to minimally invasive surgery that continues to lead the industry today.

The Electrical Engineer will make vital contributions to the New Product Development (NPD) pipeline and transform patient care through innovation. They are responsible for working with our NPD teams to specify, develop, and verify Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA) designs for new embedded systems products.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and development of FPGA and FPGA-based SoCs used in new electronic products ranging from simple hardware solutions to highly complex embedded processing systems.
  • Develop detailed specifications based on requirements and implement FPGA designs in accordance with those defined requirements and/or specifications.
  • Collaborate with other design team members to evaluate and select electronic components during the development process and determine the best approach based on performance, cost, and resources.
  • Partner with external product development / manufacturing organizations in defining requirements, performing electronic and software subsystems, and launching new products.
  • Develop test benches and test tools as needed to complete verification of FPGA designs.
  • Participate in the bring-up of new, custom FPGA-based hardware with support from firmware and electrical engineers.
  • Support hardware development through schematic design and printed circuit board layout (PCBA) layout.
  • Document ideas, designs, specifications, and instructions per design control processes.
  • Establish and maintain strong, productive relationships and collaborations across internal, external, and partner organizations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

    Are you interested in an excellent opportunity to be a key contributor to bringing exciting new products to market while also providing the opportunity for professional growth? Apply today!

    Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


    • Minimum Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related engineering field
    • Minimum 3 years of engineering or science related field
    • Product design and analysis experience, including an understanding of subsystem interface to overall system design
    • Familiar with VHDL and/or System Verilog
    • Experience with authoring hardware and/or FPGA requirements and design documentation
    • Requires up to 25% travel, domestic and international travel
    • Ability to work at the Cincinnati, OH site

      • Advanced Degree
      • Proven experience in FPGA design
      • Experience working in a highly regulated industry
      • UVM (Universal Verification Methodology) and code coverage experience
      • Experience with System-On-Chips (SoC), including AXI communications and FPGA/software interactions
      • Experience implementing standard security/cryptographic algorithms (e.g., AES, RSA, ECC, etc.)
      • PCBA design experience
      • Experience with high speed digital PCBA design, simulation, and testing
      • Design control, verification, and validation experience
      • Strong collaboration and conflict resolution skills

        Primary Location

        United States-Ohio-Cincinnati-4545 Creek Road


        Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc (6041)

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