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Staff Electrical Engineer

Brisbane, US

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Staff Electrical Engineer Brisbane, CA, US

Job Description

We're growing and we'd like you to join our R&D team! We are seeking an individual that will contribute in the development of existing and new medical technologies and applications. Working with other engineers, you will have direct impact on future Cutera devices and therefore will influence the future of medical and aesthetic dermatology.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Be a key member of a fast-paced engineering team changing the landscape of medical aesthetics.
  • Independently determine scope and schedule within department goals.
  • Design and test firmware and electronics for lasers and RF devices.
  • Assist in schematic capture and PCB layout of all electronics.
  • Design and test PID controllers for temperature and current regulation.
  • Assist in electrical safety and EMC testing.
  • Develop test plans for component and system level verification.
  • Work closely with a group of embedded software engineers on system implementation.
  • Troubleshoot and perform failure analysis on existing/new electronic designs.
  • Support designs for high-voltage and high-current power supply designs.


  • Experience in systems level design, integration, and debug for electronic devices; medical devices is a plus.
  • Proactive and independent about solving problems and communicating status.
  • Knowledge of Analog and Digital design.
  • Good understanding of EMI, radiated emissions, and mitigation techniques.
  • Experience in schematic capture and PCB layout tools, preferably Altium Designer.
  • Ability to work with other electrical, mechanical, optical, software engineers and scientists to develop new products.
  • The products contain high voltage electronics, control circuits, electro-mechanical devices, electro-optics and instrumentation. Candidate to be familiar and willing to quickly pick up those aspects of device design.
  • Basic understanding of logic design, FPGA implementation, and Verilog are desired.
  • Comfortable with simulation and automation tools such as LTspice, Matlab, Labview, FPGA test bench is helpful.

Education & Experience:

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree, master’s degree preferred, in electrical engineering
  • 9+ years of related work experience.

Additional information

Please visit for more information about Cutera.

We seek extraordinarily capable, and committed people to help shape and develop our Company. We offer competitive benefits to all levels of employees and provide free shuttles to and from nearby BART and Caltrain stations. If this seems like an exciting role, then apply today! 

We design, develop, manufacture, and market medical instruments used in dermatology for advanced energy-based medical aesthetic solutions. Founded in 1998, the corporate headquarters for the Company is located in Brisbane, CA (just outside of San Francisco) and we are proud to manufacture all of our systems and accessories at our headquarters.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

    If you are ready to become part of our spectacular, growing, and FUN company, then apply today!

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

    Applicants responding to this posting must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States. Competitive salary, benefits, ESPP and stock options. Cutera is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

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    Job Location

    Department: R&D

    City: Brisbane, CA, US

    Employer reference: REF333D

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