Senior Electrical Engineer, Product design and Development

Ventura Solutions LLC - Barrington, IL

We are recruiting for this exciting direct hire Senior Electrical Engineer position for one of our top clients! Please apply if you are interested!

Peristaltic pumps, tubing, sensors, and single-use components are used by leading biopharma companies around the globe in the research and development of new drugs and therapeutics - such as lifesaving mRNA vaccines used to battle Covid19.

As an Engineering professional, your passion is developing world-class electro-mechanical products with advanced UX and connectivity... but you demand more... to be an integral member of a nimble and resourceful technical team where your efforts directly impact and improve the lives of people the world over.

Role Description

The Senior Electrical Engineer will interface with Product Management and Development Engineering teams to design and implement high quality electrical designs in support of our pump drive and sensor product roadmaps. The engineer will develop solutions which meet customer expectations by following the phase gate development process.


  • Design, develop, and troubleshoot electronic circuits and PCB assemblies for use in peristaltic pump drive products
  • Design and develop analog and digital embedded electronic circuits to meet performance, cost, assembly, test, packaging, and project schedule objectives for assigned projects
  • Specify and source prototype components, assist with prototype assembly, debug prototype assemblies
  • Work within a small cross-discipline design team to complete assigned objectives
  • Debug systems from prototypes, development, and customer returns
  • Assist other departments in the resolution of design related problems that arise during production
  • Provide electrical engineering expertise to Purchasing to assist in the procurement of electronic components
  • Fulfill responsibilities under ISO 9001; understand and fully support ISO system
  • Investigate opportunities to improve development efficiencies
  • Stay abreast of latest technology advances and evaluate potential for future new feature development investigations
  • Contribute to the corporate IP portfolio 


  • Bachelor or Master of Science – Electrical Engineering (ABET accredited university)
  • 6+ years of current or recent experience in electronic circuit design and motor control systems
  • Ability to design using electronic CAD software tools (Altium preferred)
  • Hands-on experience breadboarding and debugging circuits (analog and digital)
  • Familiarity with high-volume production fabrication processes
  • Basic project management proficiency
  • Familiarity with EMC (electro-magnetic compatibility) and Safety (U/L) design, compliance, and testing practices

Additional Qualifications

  • C/C++
  • Python
  • Linux
  • Serial communications (R3232, SPI), TCP/IP
  • 5 years of engineering product development or R&D experience
  • Experience working with outside consultants and universities to support development activities

Location: Barrington, IL

About Ventura Solutions:

Ventura Solutions is a rapidly growing medical device and pharmaceutical staffing, consulting, and training firm. Our extensive industry expertise in medical device, pharmaceutical, and combination products along with an exceptional talent pipeline make us a top choice for a wide range of projects. We also offer great benefits which enable us to attract and retain top talent in the medical device, pharmaceutical, and combination products space. For more information and other job opportunities visit us at

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Posted On: Friday, September 10, 2021

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