About Goddard: Founded in 1997, Goddard is a full-service product development and engineering firm specializing in the design and development of medical technology, life science and industrial products. Drawing from the collective expertise of its experienced designers and engineers, Goddard’s mission is to deliver outstanding solutions that positively impact lives. We have offices in Beverly, MA and San Diego, CA.

Why you should join us:

  • Project diversification: Our teams have helped to re-imagine and build products ranging from implantable heart pumps to boat monitoring devices to flying cars.
  • On-site partnership model: Our engineers become a part of our clients' teams. Many of our clients opt to host our engineers on-site for the duration of their project. Once a week, the entire Goddard staff gathers at our Beverly headquarters to discuss projects. The upshot? No matter where you are, you're always supported by the whole team.
  • We care about culture: From our "dress-for-your-day" policy and social activities, to our Women's Network and Athletic Club, we believe in taking care of our teammates.


Goddard is seeking a highly motived Senior Electrical Engineer to join the electrical engineering team in San Diego, CA, designing state-of-the-art medical devices and robotic systems. This position will collaborate with cross-functional teams including R&D, mechanical engineering, software development, and quality assurance to ensure seamless integration of electrical components and systems.


  • Lead technical projects from concept to commercialization, including designing, prototyping, testing, and implementing electrical systems.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including mechanical engineers, software engineers, and regulatory specialists, to ensure that electrical systems meet safety and performance requirements.
  • Create schematics and bill of materials and oversee the layout of these designs.
  • Support regulatory submissions and approvals, including preparing technical documents and participating in regulatory agency audits.
  • Debug and troubleshoot complex electrical systems and implement solutions to improve reliability and performance.
  • Communicate technical risks and solutions to program management.
  • Work with business development to create estimates for new and existing projects.
  • Lead and participate in design reviews.
  • Collaborate with external partners, suppliers, and contract manufacturers to ensure successful product development and manufacturing processes.
  • Mentor and provide technical support to junior engineers.
  • Communicate issues and solutions to both internal and external customers.
  • Develop cabling harnesses.
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally.



  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or a related field with 5-10 years of experience.
  • Expertise in analog and digital circuit design, power electronics, microcontrollers, motors, sensors, and wireless communication protocols. Knowledge of battery technologies is a plus.
  • Proficiency in PCB design tools (e.g., Altium Designer, Cadence Allegro, OrCAD) and circuit simulation software (e.g., SPICE).
  • Experience in medical and life sciences with 60601 and/or 61010 is a plus.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot and debug electronic circuits.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively in a team environment.


Please note: Applicants must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the U.S.  We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of any employment Visa at this time.  



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