Engineer III - Product Engineering

Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Fridley – Minnesota, US, 55421

Company: Heraeus

Engineer III - Product Engineering
Location Fridley – Minnesota
Full Time

Together we improve lives. At Heraeus Medical Components, we leverage our breadth of expertise in material science, leading-edge technologies, and supply chain excellence to build sustainable and successful partnerships with medical device OEMs. As a result, the work we do is felt and trusted by our partners and the patients who rely on them for life-saving and life-changing medical devices.

As a global company with 10 locations worldwide, we are committed to the growth of our teams and sites. Our vision is to improve 100 million lives each year, and to accomplish our vision, we have built a culture of curiosity that thrives on challenge, continuous learning, and the opportunity to take risks and try new things. Good ideas are celebrated here, so join us as we act boldly, think openly, work thoughtfully, and with our partners, improve patient lives worldwide.

Heraeus Medical Components is part of the Heraeus Group, a FORTUNE Global 500 listed portfolio company. The group’s roots go back to a family pharmacy started in 1660. Today, the Heraeus group includes businesses in the environmental, electronics, health and industrial applications sectors. Heraeus is one of the top 10 family-owned companies in Germany and holds a leading position in its global markets.


This position will be located in Fridley, Minnesota.


The following challenges await you:

  • Conduct, design, and develop process activities throughout the product lifecycle
  • Lead activities for concept generation and use good technical problem-solving based on customer interests, budgets, and market research
  • Conduct engineering analysis on designs, concepts and associated research
  • Create/facilitate documentation for requirements, design output, design verification, testing using Heraeus and/or customer’s QMS
  • Coordinate and execute effective cross-functional collaboration to move forward in the product development cycle
  • Communicate complex information concisely and clearly when working with customers, team members, and others
  • Mentor less experienced engineers through project execution
  • Identify solutions and form resolution implementation with others, according to project milestones
  • Facilitate and make technical decisions on projects (i.e. vendor selection, decisions critical to quality on design, concept selection, etc.)
  • Other duties may be assigned


Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field required
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience required
  • Established knowledge of multiple engineering functional areas (i.e. product development, test, modeling, process, etc.)
  • Demonstrates consistent understanding of the methodology for design selection
  • Able to communicate complex technical concepts
  • Shows creativity and ingenuity in applying engineering principles to find effective solutions
  • Able to make data driven decisions utilizing statistical tools such as DOE, tolerance stack-up analysis, or Minitab
  • Strong problem-solving skills and actively works to coach others in this area
  • Willing and able to informally or formally coach and mentor less experienced engineers
  • Able to communicate complex topics to customers
  • Has established functional relationships to help drive results
  • Demonstrates desire for continuous improvement and understands need for change


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis