Final Quality Inspection Technician 2 at Intuitive in Sunnyvale, California

Posted in Other 17 days ago.





Job Description:

At Intuitive, we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints. Our mission is our guiding force; our culture is the DNA that makes us unique.  

As a pioneer in robotic-assisted surgery (RAS), we have been expanding our innovations through technology to help make a difference in the world. For 25 years, human ingenuity has guided our journey to help solve some of healthcare’s complex challenges. 

We believe a great idea can come from anywhere—inclusion and mutual respect are vital to our culture. We value character grounded in integrity, a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and diverse experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and strive to achieve their highest potential.  

Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together, let’s help to advance the world of minimally invasive care. 

Primary Function of Position:

The Final Quality Inspection technician works under general direction follows written instruction Quality Assurance Procedures to perform product conformity assessment.

This position requires a highly-motivated team player to support quality screening for surgical robotic systems, instruments and accessories by simulating customer use, identify potential quality issues and working cross functionally with manufacturing and quality engineering teams to correct and verify issues prior to product release.

Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Follows all applicable work instructions and perform simulated surgical procedures utilizing a surgical robotic system and accessories.


  • Clear understanding of product non- conformances, quality notification

    (NCR’s, PL’s, EE’s, VR’s) records origination and escalation process.


  • Expertise in systems advanced troubleshooting, diagnostic skills and systems error log analysis.


  • Assisting Quality and Manufacturing Engineering in product quality investigation and root cause analysis.


  • Working knowledge of using iliad:5005 (Systems Error Log Data Base)


  • Follows all corporate, safety, production procedures and regulations.


  • Working knowledge of SAP, MES and Agile applications (ECO, Deviations)


  • Maintains an excellent attendance record in compliance within established manufacturing and quality attendance guidelines. 


  • Performs other duties as assigned.



General Job Requirements:


  • Minimum Education and/or Experience:  High school diploma or equivalent; minimum two years of experience at Intuitive Surgical. 


  • Language Skills: Ability to read, write and understand English. Ability to read and comprehend complex instructions, correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees, supervisors, or engineers.


  • Computer skills:  Proficient in use of personal computers as part of daily work, including knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite. 



  • Other skills and abilities:  Ability to work varying shifts. Must have ability to complete training courses.  Ability to work in a team environment. Meticulous attention to detail.


  • Proficient in systems advanced troubleshooting , diagnostic skills and error log utilization including  iliad:5005, GDLA, Maintenance Apps and Compiled Matlab


  • Working knowledge of Deviation process and requirements


Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.  

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws. 



Shift : Shift 1 - Day



Travel : No

Travel Requirements: No Shift: Shift 1 - Day