Electrical EMC Designer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10007850
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Engineering

Over deze vacature

Within Philips Healthcare the Business Unit Image Guided Therapy (IGT) R&D Best is urgently looking for a Electrical Designer preferably with experience in the medical domain. As IGT, we are the leading innovator in image-guided interventional solutions. With our partners, we improve the health of patients and save lives, every day, everywhere!


The Key Areas of Responsibility for the electrical designer are:

• Responsible for Requirements, Design, implementation, test and integration of his Unit in accordance with the higher level Requirement and - Design specifications / architectures including alignment with all the relevant internal and external stakeholders.

• Ensures the mutual consistency and efficient integration of the separate modules in modular, easy-to-maintain units that meets the product specification.

• Understands and communicates consequences of his/her design on the architecture.

• Determines the Unit interfaces (HW/SW), in close consultation with relevant disciplines.

• Ensures that there is proper documentation for his/her design.

• Defines, executes and takes the lead in concept and feasibility studies with a limited scope to investigate the usability of new technologies.

• Contributes to technology roadmaps and other strategic related activities.

• Contributes to the Work Breakdown Structure, the planning process of his, her area.

• Draws up personal schedule and reports on progress.

• Inspired to get the job done.

• Performs work in line with the processes that have been agreed in the department.

The first assignment as Electrical designer will be within the EMC project as EMC designer You work in a team of 5 peer electrical designers fully dedicated on EMC design, testing and certification. The additional responsibilities for the EMC designer role are:

• Review, support and coach peer Electrical designers and suppliers in EMC design and EMC testing.

• Define and execute pre-compliance test to mitigate EMC risks of new released components and products

• Define, Prepare and execute EMC system tests. Since the size of the IGT-S systems, the system is decomposed in multiple clusters. Each cluster must be tested and the test reports must be submitted to international certified bodies (CSA, China FDA, …) for certification.


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.


  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model);
  • Challenging assignments;
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office;
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach;
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance);
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven;
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture;
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals;
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies.


In addition to specific electrical areas specific job knowledge, skills and experience are:

• Since our strategy is to outsource the (detailed) design and engineering activities to our suppliers, we require excellent communication skills to be the technical contact towards our design partners and/or suppliers. This includes together with our supplier (but each with his own responsibility and ownership) the alignment of requirements, test approach, design reviews, FMEA, and specifying and verifying quality and reliability whilst maintaining a good & challenging professional relationship.

• Experience and knowledge of system development, knowledge of HW/SW interfaces.

• Experience with development in volume production and maintenance of released products

• Knowledge and understanding of other disciplines with which co-operation takes place.

• Good command of English (both written and verbal).

• Analytical, creative, and abstract thinker with ability to define and understand concepts and able to create and review technical documents.

• Accurate and quality minded.

• Ability to coach, support and direct the Designers / Engineers in a subgroup.

• Capable to introduce efficiency improvements on project level (change management).

• Prepare to travel to support and guide system EMC tests in international EMC test labs