Sr Technician, R&D

Position Overview

Coordinate R&D activities to ensure materials, documents, and processes are compliant with the established company practices and procedures. Perform the work in leadership position under moderate supervision from R&D engineering staff. Build complex prototypes from verbal instructions and/or simple drawings and perform testing and documentation duties with moderate supervision. Job duties:
  • Provide work direction to and monitor performance of R&D assemblers and technicians in team.
  • Assist engineering staff to complete R&D plan by scheduling and assigning personnel; establishing priorities; monitoring progress; and resolving problems.
  • Give feedback and input on technicians’ and assemblers’ performance.
  • Assist engineering staff with prototype and test build flow and organization of the technician and assembler team.
  • Maintain safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of equipment/resources and maintaining compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Fabricate complex prototypes, manufacturing processes, and fixtures.
  • Responsible for learning and maintaining knowledge and skills to perform majority of the manufacturing processes successfully.
  • Perform technician and assembler responsibilities as necessary.
  • Provide input into product design, processes, and testing.
  • Set up, adjust, and operate laboratory equipment and instruments.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Set up and conduct tests of completed units or components under operational conditions to investigate designs or to obtain data for development and standardization.
  • Record test procedures and results.
  • Perform additional duties as assigned.

Job Details

Job ID 10926BR

Aliso Viejo, California, USA

Salary Range:

/Hour - $36.36/Hour (Compensation could be higher based on education, experience and skill sets)

    1. High school diploma or equivalent.
    2. A minimum of eight (8) years of related professional experience in a medical device environment.
    3. Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    4. Good interpersonal skills and adaptive to a diverse workforce.
    5. High flexibility to constantly changing priorities.
    6. Proficiency in small part assembly procedures, with the ability to train others on the assembly procedures and inspect assemblers’ work.
    7. Proficient computer skills including MS Word, Excel, Teams, Outlook, and internet.
    Desired Qualifications
    1. Knowledge of medical and biomedical development.
    2. Strong organizational skills.
    3. Strong math skills.
    4. One (1) to three (3) years of experience in leading capacity, preferably within medical device industry.