Job type full-time
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Full job description
Description: the* principal engineer *is responsible for the design of components and assemblies for medical devices as part of the new product development team and will be involved with all phases of the product development process, from concept through commercial launchThe principal engineer will be a technical expert and be independently responsible for substantial project modules and deliverablesMay include sustaining activity to support marketed products.
Essential job duties and responsibilities:
Key contributor to new product development projects
Contribute to project planning, including schedule, resource needs and allocation, and budget estimates
Designing, developing, qualifying, and launching medical products
Executing studies in a clear, concise, and objective-oriented fashion in compliance with quality standards
Write, execute, and follow procedures/protocols
Design tests, collect and present data using proper statistical techniques
Leading fellow and junior team members to achieve tasks
Working with fellow and senior team members to achieve tasks
Concept, planning, and product feasibility for new products and product changes
Process development, validation, and verification
Designing products for manufacturability, cost effectiveness, and reliability
Contribute to risk assessment activities for product and process development
Assist in risk assessment activities for product and process development
Work with and manage suppliers/vendors for product/process development
Travel to visit vendors, clinicians, and to attend training
Mentor and develop the technical skills of less experienced engineers
Requirements: knowledge, skills and abilities:
Expert cad design/drafting experience, preferably solidworks
Working knowledge of iso and fda regulations
Good working knowledge of small-scale plastic/metal design and manufacturing technologies, materials and mechanism design
Education and experience:
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or equivalent science/engineering field
7+ years of experience, preferably in medical devices.
Excellent verbal and written english communication skills
Experience with full medical device product development cycle (concept to commercial launch)
Must be able to remain in a stationary position at least 50% of the time.
Must be able to stand for long periods of time in clinical settings.
Occasionally move about inside the office and travel to and from office buildings to access file cabinets, employee offices, office machinery, etcThis may include, but is not limited to, bending and walking.
Must be able to operate a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a computer printer, computer keyboard, calculator, etc.
Ability to listen and speak with employees and vendorsMust be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.
Occasionally lift up to 25 pounds and transport to other officesThis may be performed with reasonable accommodation.
View and type on computer screens for long periods of time.
Must be able to read and manually conduct inspection processes and procedures with provided tools.
This description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions, it does not proscribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
New world medical, inc(nwm) is an equal opportunity employerNwm takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment and our policies are not to discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.
Job type: full-time
Work location: one location
Hiring 1 candidate for this role
Posted 30+ days ago