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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Company: Butterfly Network
Location: Boston
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Company Description

Butterfly Network's mission is to democratize healthcare by enabling universal access to superior medical imaging. We reinvented ultrasound technology by creating the world's first handheld, single-probe whole-body ultrasound system: the Butterfly iQ. This innovative technology reduces the cost of the traditional ultrasound system by miniaturizing it onto a single semiconductor silicon chip.

Butterfly harnesses the advantages of AI and cloud computing to deliver advanced imaging that is easy-to-use and built for the digital era.The Butterfly iQ and next-generation Butterfly iQ+ have received CE Mark and FDA clearance, and are being sold in hospitals and clinics around the globe.

Joining Butterfly Network is the opportunity to redesign the future of healthcare through the power of technology. Embark on a journey with us to maximize global impact, motivated by the idea that our products will change the lives of millions along with the people you love.

Job Description

As a member of the mechanical product development team, you will have the opportunity to use your creativity and diverse range of mechanical design experience to reinvent and influence the future of ultrasound technology. You will work as part of a cross-functional team and mentor fellow mechanical colleagues to deliver highly refined and clinically impactful imaging solutions. As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you drive the design, analysis, prototyping of new concepts to prove out designs and scaling those concepts in volume manufacturing. You are expected to be independent, driven, and passionate about designing a high-quality product.

As part of our team, your core responsibilities will be:

  • Leading development and definition of core mechanical systems for complex medical imaging systems and accessories - working cross-functionally to gather requirements, evaluate feasibility, perform detailed design and analysis, and create release documentation for manufacturing.
  • Partner closely with the Head of Mechanical Engineering to determine appropriate program resourcing needs, review and strategize around program/technical risks, and refine development tools that enable efficiencies in communication and "getting stuff done" across our global team.
  • Collaborate with the program management office in evaluating and influencing future development programs and products by providing mechanical engineering insight into the technology and product roadmaps.
  • Convey engineering expertise within Butterfly and across a global team of development and manufacturing partners. Confidently put forth designs and development strategies based on clear rationale, alignment with product requirements, while articulating technical risks and mitigation plans as the senior mechanical decision-maker on a project.
  • For other Hardware Department duties as assigned.


Baseline skills/experiences/attributes:

  • +8 years of experience in designing precision, reliable and high quality mechanical systems in for high volume manufacturing
  • Highly familiar with DFx (manufacturing, test, assembly) competencies and experience working with local and global suppliers and manufacturing partners
  • Expert in tolerance analysis and its statistical application (SPC, Cp, CpK)
  • Highly proficient in 3D CAD and PLM systems (Solidworks and Omnify preferred)
  • Track record developing complex electro-mechanical systems at scale with a solid understanding of thermal management solutions.
  • Post-pandemic, able to travel domestic and internationally up to 20%.

Ideally, you also have these skills/experiences/attributes (but it's ok if you don't!):

  • Experience with developing 510(k) medical products
  • Familiarity of advance chip packaging techniques and impact on mechanical systems and architectures

You Deeply Identify with Core Butterfly Network Values:

  • Efficient & Speedy - you get work done in a fraction of the time as industry peers
  • Intellectually Curious - you are thoughtful & inquisitive; people enjoy working with you because they learn from you
  • Mission-Driven & Committed - you are passionate about the company's purpose and are immensely productive
  • Team Oriented - you celebrate and take joy in the success of others on the team

Additional Information

We offer great perks:

  • Fully covered medical insurance plan, and dental & vision coverage - as a health-tech company, we place great worth on our teams' well-being
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits - we make your commute more reasonable
  • Free onsite meals + kitchen stocked with snacks
  • 401k plan - we facilitate your retirement goals
  • Flexible Paid Time Off - recharge and come back ready to make an impact
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  • Competitive salaried compensation - we value our employees and show it
  • Equity - we want every employee to be a stakeholder
  • The opportunity to build a revolutionary healthcare product and save millions of lives!

Butterfly network does not accept agency resumes.

Butterfly Network Inc. is an E-Verify Company and is an equal opportunity employer regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or Veteran status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Keywords: Butterfly Network, Boston , Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, Other , Boston, Massachusetts

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