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R&D Engineer (Catheter)

Location: Irvine, California Salary: Up to US$95000 per annum + competitive
Sector: R&D Type: Permanent

Job Description/Summary:

  • Responsible for the development of subsystems and components for transcatheter heart valves and/or delivery systems

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conceive, design and develop components and subsystems of moderate complexity for transcatheter heart valves and/or delivery systems in accordance with quality system requirements and with moderate supervision.
  • Design and document components and subsystems.
  • Procure components.
  • Develop assembly procedures.
  • Conduct engineering analysis and feasiility testing of components of subsystems to ensure proper fit and function.
  • Partner with Quality to conduct risk analysis and develop and execute design verification activities.
  • Partner with Manufacturing to develop manuacturing procedures and processes and transfer the product to external manufacturing houses.
  • Supervise technicians.

Required Education and Experience:

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering (or equivalent engineering degree) is required.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in Research & Development is required.
  • Knowledge of the product development process and applicable Quality System requirements in the medical device industry is required.
  • Demonstration of ability to work effectively and collaborate within cross functional teams.
  • Demonstration of ability to effectively communicate (in oral presentation and written documentation) test results, analysis and conclusions to technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Must have strong documentation skills
  • Must take initiative and have the ability to conduct hands-on work.
  • Must possess the ability to handle multiple tasks with high attention to detail.

Skills and Ability:

  • Must be able to work effectively and collaborate within cross functional teams.
  • Must be able to effectively articulate (verbally and in writing) results and conclusions to technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Must have strong documentation skills.
  • Must take initiative and have the ability to conduct hands-on work.
  • Must possess the ability to handle tasks with high attention to detail.

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