Responsible for the design, development, and processing of implants and instruments. Work is expected to encompass both the development of new products and maintenance of existing products.
Position will lead small scope project as a project leader or portions of larger scope project as a core team member. Position may be required to provide on-
the-job training to new engineers.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Leads the development of new products and manufacturing processes. Identifies all tasks required to complete project assignments according to Design Control procedures.
Prepares work plans outlining estimated manpower requirements and development costs. Recommends project budget and schedule to carry out programs on a timely basis.
Designs for manufacturability, inspectability and optimum cost
Participates in root cause analysis for problem solving
Contributes to generation of a comprehensive protocol for testing / analyzing the product
Coordinating product evaluation with clinicians
Prepares definitive new product specifications or modifies existing specifications
Generates or updates design assurance documentation for the product
Completes stress analysis on new or existing designs
Generates and / or manages the creation of prototype models to evaluate new design concepts
Expected Areas of Competence
Education / Experience Requirements
Minimum B.S. degree from an ABET accredited school (or global equivalent) in one of the following engineering disciplines, 5-
7 years of experience : Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering Technology, Bioengineering Technology, Aerospace Engineering or Aeronautical Engineering.
Medical device, particularly Dental industry, experience preferred.
EOE M / W / Vet / Disability