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


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:

  • 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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Sales Manager – OEM
Department: Sales

Ithaca, NY

Oversee the OEM segment of Transonic’s product line by providing overall product support, market development, sales support and customer support with the goal of driving its growth globally. Develop, implement and successfully execute an effective market development plan that will affect the profitable growth of Transonic flow meters and sensors to the OEM market.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a strategic OEM marketing plan including working with Transonic’s Marketing department on promotional and communication programs/materials, trade show activities, educational programs, key customer presentations, web-based programs, seminars and other appropriate promotional vehicles.
  • Research and identify market opportunities which will generate demand and drive adoption of Transonic flow meter and sensor technology for novel OEM customer needs.
  • Participate and collaborate with Senior Management and Marketing to develop effective strategies to grow our OEM product line globally.
  • Identify and develop relationships with Key Opinion leaders for podium presentations, seminars and education programs.
  • Work with Marketing team to develop articles, literature and promotional material to maintain product visibility by contributions to trade journals, company website, etc.
  • Conduct on-site visits with existing OEM customers, manage their sales, deliveries, product quality issues and contracts, and grow our next-generation product business with them.
  • Conduct sales activities to potential customers, and develop effective sales tools for such.
  • Work through Engineering Department to manage changes to existing products and development of new products to increase market penetration and share.
  • Research and maintain market intelligence on OEM competitors including product details on major competitors.
  • Manage and coordinate both domestic and international sales/marketing efforts including meetings.
  • Collect and analyze technical, financial, schedule, and sales information for product line.
  • Serve as Product expert at trade shows and other industry events to support sales.
  • Work with Quality, Engineering and Manufacturing to troubleshoot product delivery and application difficulties.
  • Assure that OEM customer needs are exceeded, and that product performance is within Transonic’s gold standard.
  • Perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Life Sciences/Engineering field; Biomedical Engineering preferred.
  • Prior sales or marketing experience in the OEM industry or medical device industry will be a plus.
  • Background in Instrumentation, GMP or GAMP is also a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of OEM marketing and sales process in the biomedical sector.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication, presentation and training skills.
  • Demonstrated skills in the MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain excellent rapport and credibility with potential customers, existing customers and other industry contacts.
  • A creative and innovative mindset to assist in growing our OEM product line.
  • Dynamic, upbeat and flexible within a fast-paced, diverse and innovative environment.

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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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New Product Development Project Manager
Department: Engineering

Ithaca, NY

The NPD Project Manager is responsible for leading cross-functional teams in the New Product Development (NPD) and Sustaining Engineering effort to bring new and innovative flow measurement system products from concept to commercialization. This role will apply Project Management best practice knowledge, tools, methodologies and techniques to meet or surpass the needs and expectations of all stakeholders.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create and execute project work plans, schedules and budgets which adhere to Company goals and quality standards.
  • Influences all aspects of a project.
  • Manage project modifications as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Identify resources needed and work with functional departments to staff accordingly.
  • Coordinate and manage day-to-day project execution and operational aspects of a project and scope.
  • Assigns deliverables and accountability to team members; ensures achievement of same by providing guidance and direction.
  • Identify lapses in schedule or commitments, and ensures corrective action(s) are defined and initiated.
  • Prepare meeting agendas, facilitate meetings and provide minutes for follow-up actions.
  • Motivate and serve as a mentor to individual team members.
  • Monitor and track project milestones and deliverables and report progress to upper management and all other stakeholders.
  • Identify, review, and work with vendors or other outside resources to meet project needs.
  • Perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in technical discipline.
  • 5+ years project management experience required.
  • PMP certification preferred.
  • Proven capability to lead a multiple function project from “start to finish”.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Project management best practice knowledge, tools, methodologies and techniques.
  • Ability to work with functional departments to develop comprehensive schedules.
  • Ability to effectively coordinate people and resources.
  • Self-starter and Self-motivated.
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Ability to recognize obstacles and develop solutions through collaboration and initiative.
  • Able to utilize time management skills to ensure project timelines are adhered to.

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Software Development Manager
Department: Engineering

Ithaca, NY

This position would be responsible to lead the software development efforts for Transonic’s cutting edge products. This position will lead the SW development efforts required for the development of new products and the sustaining of current products that are used clinically as well as in research areas including: cardiovascular surgery, interventional radiology, and other such areas.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of embedded and system SW engineers in the development of devices used in medical and research applications.
  • Define and drive continuous improvement in the use of SW development tools and processes for SW Architecture, Design, Implementation and Verification.
  • Investigate, recommend and implement new SW technologies in current and new products under development.
  • Coordinate and oversee the work activities of the SW team and ensure alignment to Company goals, project goals and quality standards.
  • Effectively manage the use of outside SW resources.
  • Design, develop, and test embedded SW in compliance with applicable regulations and processes.
  • Participate on cross functional teams working on new product developments.
  • Work on multiple projects and drive with objectives and priority.
  • Willingness to perform additional tasks as requested, directed or assigned by Management.

Education and Experience:

  • BS degree in Computer Science Engineering or equivalent.
  • Experience managing teams of SW Engineers.
  • Embedded SW development experience.
  • Good programming experience in C is a plus.
  • Firmware Verification and Validation testing experience is a plus.
  • Familiarity with writing Linux applications and Linux operating systems is a plus.
  • Cypress PSoC and/or Xilinx MicroBlaze experience is a plus.
  • Freescale CodeWarrior experience is a plus.
  • VHDL and/or Verilog programming experience is a plus.
  • Programming background in Java and C++ is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to manage internal and external SW teams.
  • Ability to develop work breakdown structures, schedule and track to completion.
  • Self-starter and Self-motivated.
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Passion for learning new and emerging technologies.

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Test Engineer
Department: Engineering

Ithaca, NY

This position will be responsible for the research, development, design and detailed evaluation methods required for verification and validation testing used for Transonic meters, including overseeing and analyzing the overall testing process and progress.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with design engineers to construct an overall design verification and validation plan to ensure design outputs meet design requirements.
  • Develop detailed plans and protocols to execute the overall testing plan.
  • Prepare validation and verification protocols for new or modified products.
  • Coordinate the implementation or scheduling of validation testing with affected departments and personnel.
  • Oversee the work of other test engineers and test technicians to execute those plans
  • Participate in design reviews and other associated design related activities
  • Ensure that all documentation for above actions are accurate and consistent with processes
  • Conduct audits of validation or verification processes to ensure compliance with internal and regulatory requirements.
  • Drive continuous improvement in how Transonic performs V&V activities
  • Perform other work-related duties as requested, directed or assigned by management.

Education and Experience:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering or similar field required.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Requires understanding of the role of statistics in design of the overall verification strategies and plans.
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions.
  • Able to identify potential problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Capable of coordinating and effectively directing a team for the successful execution of verification and validation activities.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills.
  • Self-motivated and highly organized.
  • Experience in the Medical Device or other regulated industry preferred.

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