Position Overview

  1. Manufacturing support for existing processes and for new products, product changes, line extensions and enhancements, as well as related tooling and fixtures.
  2. Support validation of product, equipment and processes.
  3. Interface with other departments to solve manufacturing production problems.
  4. Monitor equipment maintenance program.
  5. Investigation and testing of product processes.
  6. Support prototype and pilot production, facilities and planning, when appropriate.
  7. Lead manufacturing efforts associated with new product transfer between R&D and manufacturing.
  8. Evaluates, creates and initiates improvements to existing engineering and project systems
  9. Provides support with execution of capital equipment build projects, including technical documentation (drawings, BOMs, specs, reports), builds procurement and customer interaction
  10. Works closely with prototype lab and Machine Shop to provide clear documentation and communication, to allow for efficient fabrication
  11. Develops documentation expertise related to equipment mechanical design and manufacturing processes
  12. Searches and implements new technologies to improve manufacturing processes and equipment design
  13. Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned
    1. Degree in mechanical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering.
    2. At least eight to ten (8-10) years of related experience in medical device industry.
    3. Experience w/catheter-related process development and balloon drug coating.
    4. Strong creative and critical thinking skills
    5. Excellent communication skills including the ability to present proposals to end-users of technology, equipment, tools/fixtures to achieve user acceptance, and negotiate with customers and vendors
    6. Ability to work in a fast-paced, cross-functional environment