Sr. Design Engineer - Additive Product Development
Michigan, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek
Excellent Opportunity with Global Fortune 300 Medical Device Organization!
Sr. Design Engineer Additive Product Development
Located in Kalamazoo MI
Great Career Advancement Opportunities
Relocation Assistance Available
Summary of Position
The Senior Additive Design Engineer is a key member of an Advanced Operations (AO) team focused on developing additive-enabled designs along with divisional R&D and Advanced Operations counterparts. The Design Engineer will be an embedded member of the divisional product development teams and work hand-in-hand on design concepts that lead to new products to be launched from the AO Additive New Product Introduction team.
Key Areas of Responsibility:
Collaborate with divisional R&D and AO to understand product requirements and use additive design methodologies to improve performance of new and existing products.
Provide engineering support for new product and process introductions, ensuring that all activities are completed and documented in accordance with new product development procedures.
Ensure quality of process and product as defined in the appropriate operation and material specifications.
Participate in PFMEA, Control Plan, SOP and PPAP generation associated with product transfers and launches.
Complete capability studies for in process inspection and generate subsequent Inspection documentation.
Ensure adherence to GMP and safety procedures.
Review and approval of validation documentation.
All other duties as assigned.
B.S in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline with 2 or more years of experience
Knowledge and Skills:
Strong CAD software knowledge (Pro-E, Solidworks, CATIA, etc.) and proven track record of creating innovative designs.
Passion for additive manufacturing and understanding of the potential that additive manufacturing has to revolutionize product design.
Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem solving skills and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
The individual should enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic and results orientated team environment.
Excellent Interpersonal Skills - able to express ideas and collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.
Innovative thinker - should be able to envisage new and better ways of doing things.
Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organize and implement concurrent tasks.
Good knowledge of manufacturing processes, materials, product and process design.
Must be able to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and have a good understanding of geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing.
Experience in an FDA regulated or regulated industry beneficial.
High level of PC Skills required.
Excellent attention to detail.