Michigan, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek
Our client, a Global Leader in the Medical Device Industry has an immediate opening for a Designer for a 12 month + Contract / Contract to Hire. Our client offers results-driven people a place where they can make a difference every day! You will also have the opportunity to work with other like-minded, self-directed and detail oriented Top Talents in an extremely collaborative and professional environment.
Position Description (Principle Duties and Responsibilities)
This individual will be involved with our clients Industrial design and a variety of medical instruments ranging from handheld devices to digital consoles. This role will be working with R&D and Marketing teams to develop next generation medical instruments. Carrying out user research, concept ideation and selection.
Candidates must present both a Resume and a Portfolio of their Design Work.
5-6yr min. Must be able to work independently within cross functional team.
BS or BA Industrial Design (4yr degree)
Post Grad degree a plus
Top 3 must have skills or technical requirements
1. User centered problem solving mindset
2. 2D sketch/rendering (Adobe CS) and 3D CAD modelling skills (Rhino 3D, Solidworks or ProE)
3. Manufacturing process knowledge (metal machining, injection molding, design for assembly)
Beyond the top 3 desired skills candidates should have proven experience (product in the market) working directly with mechanical and electrical engineers.