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Sr. Product Development Engineer

Date: Aug 2, 2019

Location: Plymouth - Minnesota, US, 55447

Company: Heraeus

Sr. Product Development Engineer
Location Plymouth - Minnesota
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work, while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of nearly 15,000 employees are bringing forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare to renewable energy to e-mobility to high-tech and telecommunications.


Your Role and Responsibilities

• Lead or support design and development projects for medical products (e.g. guidewires and catheters) and processes in accordance with company goals
• Execute deliverables for Design Control process to deliver the desired product to production in a cost effective manner while hitting product performance and  profitability goals
• Demonstrate and utilize tried and true engineering methods and resources to streamline the development process.  Evaluate new technologies and ideas for new products.
• Use statistical tools to analyze data, make development decisions, and improve process capability (Six Sigma, SPC, DOE)
• Manage workflow and responsibilities with cross-functional teams to establish, implement and deliver products to production that meet project timeline, design, and profitability targets
• Facilitate the completion of the necessary activities required by the MDR and ISO/EN standards and Design Control / Process Validation within the requirements of our procedures

What is Required for this Role

• B.S. in Engineering or related technical field strongly preferred
• 7+ years' engineering experience with a minimum of 4 years in medical device products (guidewire experience and project/people management are pluses)

• Product Development (R&D) Engineering experience in ISO 13485 regulated environment and demonstrated competence in required documentation and industry accepted practices
• Knowledge and experience with ISO 13485 Design Control and Process Validation documentation required
• Knowledge of and effective application of engineering tools (e.g., CAD, FMEA, DOE, Process Validation) required

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis