Engineer III - Process Development

Date: Jun 5, 2021

Location: St. Paul – Minnesota, US, 55127

Company: Heraeus

Engineer III - Process Development
Location St. Paul – 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 approximately 14,900 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.


In this position you will provide expertise in developing laser welding capability and competence on new parts from prototype stage through validation. You will design and verify capability of tooling and process settings using characterization tools. You will collaborate and work closely with Project Engineers, Quality Engineers, Project Managers, Technicians and Operators to ensure customer and internal requirements are satisfied. Success in this position requires hands-on process work, data analysis, customer communication, coordination and documentation.


Your Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develops processes, fixtures, and equipment for project requirements
  • Ensures that proper technology processes are developed, implemented, maintained, and documented to successfully introduce new products into manufacturing
  • Involved in prototyping, process development, confirmation runs, and validation. Available to support and trouble shoot production issues as needed
  • Provides significant guidance regarding technical strategies and approaches; works cross-functionally in identifying and resolving technical issues
  • Assume responsibility for completeness and accuracy of developed processes (i.e., lead, manage, communicate, complete documentation, train) including ownership of process capability, and process costs
  • Provide training to others based on expertise or demonstrated work performance
  • Other duties may be assigned as required


What is required for this role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field required
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience preferably in medical device industry
  • Laser or resistance welding experience required
  • Wires and small components background preferred
  • Process development, characterization and validation experience required
  • Design of experiments experience preferred
  • Good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills, and strong problem-solving skills
  • Mechanical assembly/fixturing background preferred
  • Experience working as a technical lead preferred
  • Experience working with CAD preferred

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis