Mechanical Engineer III in Bothell, Washington | Careers at WA Bothell Office

Requisition ID 2021-16281
Category Engineering
Company (Portal Searching) FUJIFILM Sonosite

Mechanical Engineer III - Bothell, WA

FUJIFILM, SonoSite, Inc . We are an innovative and high performance culture with tremendous opportunities. People who work here are given the unique opportunity to contribute to the advancement of healthcare throughout the world. Headquartered in Bothell, WA USA, FUJIFILM SonoSite is represented by a global distribution network in over 100 countries. Since its inception, FUJIFILM SonoSite's lightweight, robust products have created and led the point-of-care ultrasound market. From sophisticated urban hospital emergency rooms to clinics in austere, remote villages, FUJIFILM SonoSite systems are used by over 21 medical specialties and provide clinicians around the world with a cost-effective tool for improving patient safety and workflow efficiency. FUJIFILM SonoSite holds a number of prestigious design awards and has in excess of 145 patents.

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Job Summary:

As a Mechanical Engineer III, you will encompass a broad range of mechanical engineering responsibilities. You will be highly focused on the design of medical devices in a fast paced environment, ensuring the quality of ultrasound products that are highly portable, rugged, and very easy to use. Specific tasks include: (1) translation of system requirements into detailed designs that conform to the customer expectations and industry safety standards, (2) design and refinement of parts and assemblies using SolidWorks, (3) use of simulation and analysis to supplement design and resolve issues, and (4) verification and documentation of design through confidence testing and performance demonstration. This position will also lead internal projects, work with suppliers to implement solutions, and support the transfer of new products to manufacturing.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Solve technical issues both as an individual and as a participant on cross-functional teams.
  • Work in teams with other engineers to design ultrasound devices in a SolidWorks environment using sound engineering principles.
  • Follow the New Product Introduction (NPI) process for ultrasound hardware products to ensure a seamless transition to production.
  • Effectively manage key aspects of projects including schedule, cost, deliverables, technical coordination and design reviews.
  • Prioritize work and break down assignments into tasks that can be organized and executed to meet performance and schedule goals.
  • Create clear and accurate documentation for the product design and the development process.
  • Create and maintain updates to product Bill of Materials (BoM) in the Oracle (Agile) PLM system.
  • Actively contribute to product innovation and process improvement exercises.
  • Work with strategic outsourced engineering partners and suppliers to ensure delivery of hardware that meets quality and performance requirements.
  • Ensure the quality, durability and reliability of products through rigorous confidence testing and demonstration of performance.



  • Graduation from an accredited BS in mechanical engineering program. MS in mechanical engineering is a plus.
  • Greater than 5 years of experience in a related position.
  • Competent with SolidWorks CAD solid modeling and analysis tools.
  • Experience in design of molded plastics, die casting, sheet metal and/or electronics packaging.
  • Experience working in an FDA regulated environment, or other regulated industry is a plus.
  • Experience developing mid-volume (greater than 5,000 annually) or high volume products is a plus.
  • Hands-on machine shop experience and 3D printing is a plus.
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to a technical audience
  • Self-driven, organized and good with time management
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to thrive in a diverse, cross-functional environment
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds, with or without accommodations

FUJIFILM Sonosite, Inc. offers a fantastic compensation package, including benefits, and a 401k program. Visit us today to learn more about our exciting technologies and how you can make a difference. To apply and obtain further details regarding key responsibilities and experience requirements, check out our careers page at

FUJIFILM Sonosite, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and / or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 425-951-1200, or via e-mail at (see application details) . Additionally, the affirmative program/plan is available for review upon formal request by employees and applicants for employment in the Human Resources office during regular office hours.



Salary Range
$65,000.00 - 91,000.00
per Year
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Bothell, WA 98011, US
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