Intuitive Surgical Careers

Equipment Engineer

Baja California, Mexico
Manufacturing & Operations

Job Description

Job: Manufacturing & Operations
Primary Location: Mexico-Baja California
Schedule: Full-time
Requisition ID: 183372


Joining Intuitive Surgical means joining a team dedicated to using technology to benefit patients by improving surgical efficacy and decreasing surgical invasiveness, with patient safety as our highest priority.
Primary Function of Position:
Equipment engineers may evaluate, inspect, maintain, repair, design, analyze and improve various types of equipment, including electronic and mechanical equipment. EE may have to work in different areas, such as electrical, mechanical or computer engineering.
Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Apply engineering concepts to the optimization of equipment, procedures, and departmental budgets to achieve better maintainabilityreliability, and availability of equipment.
  • Determine and analyze trends for equipment performance and define and implement improvement.
  • Perform installation, repair and upkeep services for a variety of equipment either in the fields of mechanics and electronics.
  • Design equipment service strategies, procedures and methods;
  • Carry out routine scheduled equipment service and responding to equipment faults;
  • Diagnose breakdown problems;
  • Fit, design and integrate new equipment/component and make sure equipment is working correctly;
  • Seek for better and more suitable technologies for improving production processes.
  • Perform IQOQPQ for equipment being installed in the facilities.
  • Manage Equipment service database for scheduling service and repairs as well as manuals and procedures to be executed for such service and repairs.
  • Perform quality inspection on equipment service jobs.
  • Control equipment service tools as well as costs.
  • Deal with emergency/unscheduled problems and repairs of equipment.
  • ensuring there is continuous cover of the machinery and equipment in case of breakdowns
  • Perform other duties as required.

Skill/Job Requirements:
  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electronics Engineering or similar.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • English 85% read, written and spoken.
  • Machining experience a plus.
  • Demonstrated mechanical electronics aptitude.
  • Demonstrated experience in troubleshooting complex electronic/mechanical equipment.
  • Blueprint reading and interpretation is a must.
  • Knowledge and experience in use of special mechanical, electronics and measuring equipment.
  • PLC programming, vision systems experience.
  • CAD proficient.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office programs.
Previous experience Maintenance software database preferable.