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Transducer Design Engineer II

Req ID:  328


Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.

Job Description

Perform engineering design, development, and maintenance tasks, and assist in various phases of ongoing projects. Work with a dynamic team of product managers, mechanical, acoustical and manufacturing engineers to improve existing and create new best-in-class single-element and phased array probes. Work includes concept generation, CAD layouts, detail design, fixture design and testing.

Job Duties

In a typical day, you will:


* Designs, develops, modifies and evaluates mechanical parts and components for ultrasonic probes and scanners.


* Create and maintain documentation to accepted standards for new and mature products.


* Collaborate with other functions to update and release documentation using the PLM system to create and process PCN, ECN and First Article Approvals.

* Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements



* Bachelor's degree in Mechanical engineering or equivalent work experience.


* Minimum 2 years in a manufacturing environement.


*  Ability to effectively communicate with manufacturing employees.


* Extensive experience with 3D modelling software (Solidworks preferred).


* Proficient in Microsoft Office products.


* Basic understanding of piezeoelectricity and ultrasonic transducer design.


* Demonstrated structured problem solving skills.


* Experience in the design and manufacture of phased array products preferred.


* Understanding of Six Sigma and lean manufacturing.


* Documentation in accordance with ISO standards.


* Two years professional experience in related roles.


* Familiar with electronic change notice process.

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus has manufactured microscopes since the company’s founding in 1919. Today, Olympus is a leading manufacturer of optical and digital microscope systems for life science solutions. Olympus’ Life Sciences division supplies microscope systems for biological use in clinical, research, and educational applications. For more information, visit


Olympus…True To You. True To Society. True To LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Pennsylvania (US-PA) || State College || 



Nearest Major Market: State College

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