Would you like the Opportunity…

...to Make a Difference

Transonic® offers employees the chance to make a difference. As a pioneering, high tech company, employees bring flow measurement benefits to: operating rooms where intraoperative flow measurements inform surgeons; research laboratories worldwide, setting the stage for medical advances; dialysis clinics where measurements enable proactive treatment to extend the lives of patients with kidney failure. In short, Transonic flow measurement technologies save lives.

... for Growth

Motivated employees enjoy an opportunity for both personal growth and professional advancement in a flexible, friendly, open, working environment. The company offers an excellent benefit package, including fully paid medical insurance, along with recognition for individual initiative and accomplishment.

... for Quality of Life

Transonic’s headquarters is located in cosmopolitan Ithaca, NY, home to Cornell University and Ithaca College. Located in the unsurpassed beauty of the New York Finger Lakes region; in Ithaca, rural life and recreation interface with city sophistication and world class culture.
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Current Opportunities

Please submit your resume and cover letter via email using the "Apply here" link associated with the position or by mailing them to:
Attn: Human Resources
Transonic Systems Inc.
34 Dutch Mill Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850


Design Engineer
Department: Engineering

Ithaca, NY

Perform engineering duties in planning, designing and verifying products, accessories and other mechanical and electrical equipment. Oversee design and production of new products and accessories. Develop the supporting documentation required to transfer design to manufacturing and to support regulatory and quality requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical and Ultrasound design, testing and validation.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, mechanical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Develop, coordinate, or monitor production, including selection of manufacturing methods, fabrication, or operation of product designs.
  • Develop or test models of alternate designs or processing methods to assess feasibility, sustainability, operating condition effects, potential new applications, or necessity of modification.
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design, performance specifications, or regulatory requirements.
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate product or system malfunctions.
  • Work closely with engineering team members to implement design and process improvements.
  • Interface with clinical advisors to gather input for design and evaluation of new products.
  • Analyze design or requirements information for mechanical and electrical equipment or systems.
  • Design of products, using drafting tools or computer-assisted drafting equipment.
  • Design test control apparatus or equipment or develop procedures for testing products.
  • Research and analyze design proposals, specifications, manuals, or other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, or maintenance requirements of designs or applications.
  • Evaluate mechanical designs of current products and prototypes of new products.
  • Oversee production and design work in machine shop.
  • Understand risk management in the scope of medical devices and assess product risk in terms of its use and potential misuse.
  • Manage New Product Development projects and utilize design controls in these projects.
  • Document technical design details and process engineering change orders.
  • Demonstrate superior technical protocol and report writing skills, especially for Verification and Validation testing.
  • Recommend technical design or process changes to improve efficiency, quality, or performance.
  • Perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or similar field required.
  • 3-5 years’ experience preferred.
  • Experience in 3D solid modelling required, Pro-E/Creo preferred.
  • Experience in Finite Element Analysis (FEA) and its application is a plus.
  • Experience in design controls and risk management within a regulated industry.
  • Experience with additive manufacturing techniques is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in 3D CAD modeling is a must have.
  • Pro-E/Creo is preferred.
  • Knowledge of MS Office tools.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture.
  • Ability to analyze operational needs and product requirements to create a design.
  • Able to identify measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct design issues.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills.
  • Good mechanical aptitude and knowledge.
  • Self-motivated and highly organized.

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Junior Manufacturing Manager
Department: G&A / EndoGear

Transonic EndoGear, Davis, CA

Transonic EndoGear is a small innovative early-phase biomedical company (chronic implantable telemetry products) based in Davis, California.

We are currently seeking a Junior Manufacturing Manager.

The candidate for this position will require a broad spectrum of knowledge as he/she will wear many hats while being involved in different aspects of manufacturing support and related administrative tasks. Responsibilities include managing a small manufacturing team and creating/sustaining its workflow. The successful candidate will have a great opportunity to help develop and grow with the Company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop analog RF and digital circuits for Transonic’s medical devices which meet or exceed Company standards for quality.
  • Design and develop analog and digital circuit board layouts.
  • Trouble shooting radio frequency circuits to the component level.
  • Confirm component capabilities by designing testing methods and developing test procedures and instructions for checking electronic printed circuit board assemblies.
  • Analyze and make recommendations for improvements in the design and layout of current electronic printed board assemblies and implement approved.
  • Develop and perform verification testing of new and updated electronic printed board assemblies ensuring adherence to Company quality standards.
  • Create and update drawings and specification documents for all parts involved in the electronic printed circuit board assemblies.
  • Willingness to perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering or similar field required.
  • 2-3 years’ experience preferred.
  • Familiarity and experience with programs for schematic capture, PC board layout, CAD and database programs.
  • Experience with microcontroller programming and FPGA programming is a plus

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be proficient in MS Office tools such as MS Word and MS Excel.
  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models.
  • Knowledge of IPC standards for printed circuit design.
  • Ability to analyze operational needs and product requirements to create a design Able to identify measures or indicators of system performance and the actions needed to improve or correct design issues.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills.
  • Self-motivated and highly organized.

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Electrical Engineer
Department: Engineering

Transonic EndoGear, Davis, CA

Transonic EndoGear is a small innovative early-phase biomedical company (chronic implantable telemetry products) based in Davis, California.

We are currently seeking a Junior Manufacturing Manager.

The candidate for this position will require a broad spectrum of knowledge as he/she will wear many hats while being involved in different aspects of manufacturing support and related administrative tasks. Responsibilities include managing a small manufacturing team and creating/sustaining its workflow. The successful candidate will have a great opportunity to help develop and grow with the Company.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Organize, schedule, direct and control daily activities of manufacturing functions including all areas of production; final quality control testing and shipping deliverables.
  • Manage staff by communicating job expectations, planning, monitoring and appraising job results; initiating, coordinating and enforcing systems, policies and procedures.
  • Write and update manufacturing work instructions; create testing protocols.
  • Continuous improvement of production, to minimize non-value-added activities and reduce cost of quality. Document non-conformances and process changes into the Quality System.
  • Ensure the documentation and records are completed, reviewed and stored in accordance with GMP’s, internal work instructions, and quality requirements.
  • Interface with Transonic Ithaca (TSI) on issues of NCMR’s, CAPA’s, investigations, inventory control, finance, administration and purchasing.
  • Inventory management using Macola. Plan and monitor raw material and finished goods inventory to support global market demands. Month-end inventory reporting to TSI.
  • Monitor safety stock, create, assign and follow up on production orders. Perform analysis of backlog items and take action as needed.
  • Assist in production as needed; load software, go/no-go test, functional testing, in-process troubleshooting of circuits, final testing and final visual inspection.
  • Coordinate shipment of sales orders with TSI Customer Service to ensure delivery to schedule. Pull, verify, and pack final product for shipment in accordance with customer requests and company policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate shipments of goods authorized for customer return with TSI Customer Service and / or TSI Quality Assurance.
  • Quality Assurance control for manufacturing, adherence to Safety standards and recordkeeping such as SDS files.
  • Support all other areas as needed; Engineering, Testing, Shipping, etc.
  • Perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electronics Engineering.
  • Several years working in small-assembly manufacturing setting.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Requires broad knowledge of purchasing, forecasting, distribution, inventory control, and manufacturing process controls.
  • Prior experience in a highly regulated environment such as the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device or Aerospace industries is desirable.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, deal with abstract & concrete variables, and then to draw valid conclusions. Must react with a strong sense of urgency.
  • Good oral and written communication skills with R&D scientists, engineers, and suppliers is required.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Word and Excel and prior experience in the use of an MRP/ERP system is required.

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Production Tech I
Department: Manufacturing - Probes

Ithaca, NY

Conducts, maintains, tests and repairs electrical/electronic, mechanical systems and components. Applies knowledge of electrical/electronics and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and applies skills in restoring equipment to operation.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Repair and calibration of precision medical flow sensors; recirculation and test of flow meters.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, gages and test equipment.
  • Sets-up and operates a variety of hand-operated tools and electronic equipment to manufacture product specified on work orders using standard work instructions and Inspection procedures.
  • Documents inspection results and enters data into the devices database and other computer collection systems.
  • Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical theories and principles, writing specifications, local and national electrical codes, properties of various materials, and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment.
  • Maintains company-required performance and maintenance records for identified equipment.
  • Orders parts as required in order to complete repairs.
  • Performs preventive maintenance functions as directed.
  • Assists manufacturing personnel with technical troubleshooting.
  • Ensures clean and organized work environment at all times.
  • Manage tasks related to multiple production duties, prioritize and respond to special assigned duties.
  • Perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or its equivalent required.
  • Two-year technical degree or equivalent work experience in a technical field is preferred.
  • Minimum of 2 years of calibration experience preferred and the ability to demonstrate high proficiency in these areas.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Position requires electronic and mechanical aptitude, good trouble shooting skills, customer service skills, good written and verbal communication skills and the ability to meet production deadlines.
  • Must have a strong understanding of electrical, pneumatic, temperature, electronic and mechanical measurement techniques and concepts in a high paced manufacturing environment.
  • A thorough knowledge of electronic test equipment, function generator, digital /analog multimeter, temperature instruments and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes.
  • Must be able to work well with all levels of personnel whether individually or in a team environment, and especially must be able to interface and communicate with co-workers in order to assist with repairs and troubleshooting.
  • Willing to work overtime as required.
  • Proficient in PCs, PC-based productivity applications, specifically, MS-Office.
  • Basic soldering skills for assembly or rework.
  • Must be safety conscious.

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