Position Overview

Technician Sr, R&D
Builds complex prototypes from verbal instructions and/or simple drawings and performs testing and documentation duties with moderate supervision.Job duties:
  • Fabricates complex prototypes, manufacturing processes and fixtures.
  • Sets-up and conducts tests of completed units or components under operational conditions to investigate designs or to obtain data for development and standardization.
  • Records and analyzes test procedures and results, numerical and graphical data.
  • Supports production or process development as required.
  • Sets-up, adjusts and operates laboratory equipment and instruments.
  • Provides input into product design, processes and testing.
Technician II, R&D
Work in the laboratory to fabricate prototypes for animal and bench testing and perform testing and documentation duties with direct and moderate supervision
  • Fabricate prototypes, pilot units, verification units, and validation units
  • Record test results on standard forms and write test reports describing procedures used
  • Provide support for the development of new products
  • Interface with Assemblers to teach new procedures
  • Conduct tests to verify product integrity in the design phase
  • Recognize problems and take corrective action
  • Provide input into product design, testing, and processes
  • Perform additional duties as assigned
  • Required Qualifications
    Technician Sr, R&D
    • High School Diploma or equivalent.
    • Must be proficient and have demonstrated skill in any one area or significant portions across all areas; technical project coordination or process/equipment/tooling development or product translation effectiveness (or prototyping). Combination of one or more is ideal.
    • Five (5) years’ experience as a technician with at least two (2) years as an assembler/operator in in the medical device industry.
    Technician II, R&D
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Three (3) to five (5) years of assembly or hands-on technician work
    • Set up, adjust, and operate laboratory equipment and instruments such as microscopes
    • Prior experience in the medical device industry
    • General computer skills including Word and Excel

    Desired Qualifications
    Technician Sr, R&D
    • Computer skills including Excel, Word, and AutoCad/SolidWorks.
    • Knowledge of materials and suppliers.
    • Knowledge of processes and/or machinery and equipment used in the development and production of medical devices.
    • Good written and oral communication.
    • Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices.

    Technician II, R&D
    • Comprehension of technical documents
    • Basic Math Skills