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    Discussion in 'USA jobs' started by High_Impact, Jun 13, 2012.

    1. High_Impact

      High_Impact New Member

      Jun 2012
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      My client is one of the world's largest and most respected healthcare companies in the world.

      They have a R&D organization based in central Connecticut which is part of a self contained business unit focused on the development of world class noninvasive, cardio respiratory sensor technologies & clinical decision support solutions that exceed customer expectations. The business is a market leader in OEM gas monitoring technologies, supplying products to a global customer base through partnership with leading companies across the healthcare industry.

      They are seeking a Sr ME for this group. Ideal background will be someone with at least 5-7 years of experience in new product medical device development. Devices with micro-electronics would be a deciding plus as would experience in flow rates and analysis.

      Position Responsibilities:
      The Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for supporting design and development of leading edge CO2 monitoring systems used in Emergency and Critical Care units in hospitals throughout the US. He/she will utilize best practices in mechanical design analysis, modeling and tolerance analysis producing a highly viable mechanical solution for mechanical assemblies involving printed circuit board components, molded plastic components, production fixtures, sheet metal component and wire harnessing.

      Additional responsibilities include:

      • Participate in the design, development, evaluation, implementation and testing of new systems and products, modules and components, within a given product architecture, meeting the system and product requirements specified.
      • Employs strong design for assembly techniques and practices ensuring overall product cost objectives are met or beaten.
      • Works with other Development disciplines, Manufacturing, Documentation, Regulatory, Quality and other team members to effectively ensure the product design meets the overall project objectives and requirements.
      • Responsible for the design, realization, integration and test of a (sub) system, component or module on the basis of design specifications in accordance with the functional specifications.
      • In the course of product development; apply expertise in injection molded plastics, mechanical design, materials, adhesives and manufacturing methods with attention to safety, cost, schedule, performance, customer needs and manufacturability.
      • Create documentation, including; component details, assembly details, assembly procedures, incoming and finished inspection requirements with the use of CAD as a design tool and directing the efforts of support personnel.

      Position Requirements:
      To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required:

      • BSME degree.
      • Minimum 5 years of experience in product development.
      • Must have proven experience with designing and packaging micro-electronic/mechanical components.
      • Must be proficient in 2D and 3D Mechanical design and manufacturing methods – Solidworks and Pro-E highly desirable
      • Must be proficient in tolerance analysis methods and best practices.
      • Must have experience with plastic part design and assemblies
      • Experience in the development of products within a structured design and project management methodology.
      • Experience developing products for the medical devices industry, in an environment employing ISO and FDA quality system regulations strongly preferred. Experience in other highly regulated industries also a plus.
      Excellent communication and organization skills.

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