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Medtronic, Inc.

Prin Manufacturing Engineer

Medtronic, Inc. - Woburn, MA

Prin Manufacturing Engineer

Medtronic

Woburn

MA

Job #674082481

Prin Manufacturing Engineer

Location:

Woburn, Massachusetts, United States

Requisition #:

18000A8T

Post Date:

2 days ago

PRINCIPAL MANUFACTURING ENGINEER

Careers that Change Lives

Help streamline and speed our time to market and build quality in at every step. You will be a member of the new product development team that supports the design and development of innovative, new products within the Gynecology business. You can apply advanced technical concepts to complex problems from concept generation through early phase development.

Impact patient outcomes. Come for a job, stay for a career.

A Day in the Life

APrin. Manufacturing Engineerwill support the new product development process for the manufacturing of new reusable operating room hardware capital products, such as fluid pumps, motor drivers and controllers for disposables. These Medtronic products are a new platform of electromechanical systems for this surgical division. Provides input to the internal new product design team for manufacturability and technical leadership to outside contract manufacturing facilities. Provides input into projects for equipment selection, assembly and test and serves as liaison for transfer to outside production facilities. Works with suppliers to complete change requests, risk mitigation projects and supplier related cost savings initiatives

Responsibilities Include:

Participate on new product development teams working with RD, New Product Development and Quality to provide Design for Manufacturability guidance on hardware electromechanical products, including fluid pumps, motor drivers and controllers which are used in conjunction with disposable devices

Ownership of the Design Transfer process for (risk management, risk reduction, PFMEA, IQ, OQ, PQ, process validation/verification) surgical electromechanical products

Develop and/or work with suppliers on new manufacturing processes and equipment technologies for electromechanical low cost, high quality manufacturing

Create and maintain the documentation necessary to ensure the consistent manufacture of Medtronic products (processes, drawings, inspection procedures)

Assist in smooth start up of new processes at outside contract manufacturers using their production lines.

Apply fundamental engineering principles to create practical solutions to technical challenges and provide technical support across functions

Perform root cause analysis and develop corrective and preventative actions for quality systems and production issues

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience

Is A Bachelor's Degree Required? Yes

Experience with reusable operating room hardware capital products, such as fluid pumps, motor drivers and controllers for disposables , or the like

Experience working with multiple outside sources contract manufactures for the design, assembly and test of hardware electromechanical products

Experience developing innovative new processing technologies for electromechanical products

Understanding of design and process FMECA, process validation and variability reduction applications as related to electromechanical products

Application of statistical and analytical methods such as SPC, SQC and DOE

Process background (development, capability, optimization, validation) with a regulated industry.

Test protocol generation, execution and reporting

Nice to Have

New product development team based experience for surgical electromechanical products strongly preferred

Extensive experience in working with and managing outside contract manufacturers in Design Transfer process for assembly and test of electromechanical products.

Experience with the design and manufacturing of electromechanical parts and subassemblies, including, but not limited to sheet metal enclosures, pcbs, cables, wiring, harnesses, motor drives, pumps, etc

Plant/Manufacturing transfer experience

Minimum of 3 years in a medical device manufacturing / process development role

Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Project, Solidworks, Minitab, etc.

Familiarity and expertise with statistics, ability to analyze data, interpret results and write technical reports.

Working knowledge of GMP and ISO regulations (Design Controls).

Comply with applicable FDA and international regulatory laws/standards and the Medtronic Code of Conduct

Must be able to work in a dynamic environment with little supervision or daily direction

Strong, team-oriented professional with good interpersonal skills and project management experience.

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EEO

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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Location: Woburn, MA

Company Profile:
Medtronic, Inc. manufactures and sells device-based medical therapies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Cardiac and Vascular Group, and Restorative Therapies Group. The Cardiac and Vascular Group’s products include pacemakers; implantable defibrillators; leads and delivery systems; ablation products; electrophysiology catheters; products for the treatment of atrial fibrillation; information systems for the management of patients with cardiac rhythm disease management (CRDM) devices; coronary and peripheral stents and related delivery systems; therapies for uncontrolled hypertension; endovascular stent graft systems; heart valve replacement technologies; cardiac tissue ablation systems; and open heart and coronary bypass grafting surgical products. The Restorative Therapies Group offers products for various areas of the spine; bone graft substitutes; biologic products; trauma, implantable neurostimulation therapies, and drug delivery devices for the treatment of chronic pain, movement disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), overactive bladder, urinary retention, and fecal incontinence and gastroparesis; external insulin pumps; subcutaneous CGM systems; products to treat conditions of the ear, nose, and throat; and devices that incorporate advanced energy technology. It also manufactures and sells image-guided surgery and intra-operative imaging systems; and provides Web-based therapy management software solutions. The company serves hospitals, physicians, clinicians, and patients in approximately 140 countries. Medtronic, Inc. was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.