Danaher Cincinnati , OH 45201
Job Description: Job ID: MAM000552
In December 2014, Devicor Medical Products, Inc. was acquired by Leica Biosystems, part of the Danaher family of companies. Leica Biosystems is the global leader in anatomic pathology solutions and automation, striving to advance cancer diagnostics to improve patients' lives. The combination of the two companies uniquely positions us to develop integrated patient-to-pathology solutions for the diagnosis of cancer.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Mammotome brand is sold in over 50 different countries throughout the world. Mammotome remains committed to its heritage of advancing technology for early detection of breast cancer, providing support and education for clinicians worldwide, and offering breast care information for patients.
Devicor Medical Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.
Engineering Co-Ops work with cross-functional New Product Development and Sustaining Engineering teams on all aspects of complex projects related to product design and development, with a focus on applying engineering fundamentals in a professional environment.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS (ACCOUNTABILITIES/RESPONSIBILITIES):
Works in a learning mode on a cross-functional project team through all phases of the product development process.
Includes planning and executing projects from concept through the launch and initial production ramp-up.
Supports lead product changes after launch based on defined needs of the business.
Execute Design/Development Process
Works closely with other members of the team and suppliers (e.g., component, assembly equipment) to develop products with a focus on manufacturability and assembly.
Follows the leadership of other members of the project team to define user needs and generate design concepts.
With guidance from other team members, performs component and assembly evaluations and qualifications and development of product and process validation plans and testing.
With guidance from other team members performs basic design and analysis (such as tolerance analysis, FEA, DOE's, simulated use testing, etc.), and supports development of product and process validation plans and testing.
Prototype and Manufacturability
With guidance from other team members, works with design and/or manufacturing engineering and suppliers to understand the considerations associated with manufacturability and works with other team members to produce prototypes and optimize designs for manufacturability.
Other duties as assigned.
Previous Co-op experience in an engineering function is strongly preferred.
Experience in medical device and/or product development is preferred.
May be required to travel up to 5% of the time.
Typical work related travel assignments range 1-3 days, and as such overnight, out-of-town stays may be required as need arises.
Work Environment And Physical Demands
Typical office environment
Laboratory Environment Observing GLP and GMP methodologies and best practices (stereoscopes, hi-speed motion equipment, air flow testers, mechanical test machines).
Use of mechanical hand tools and device assembly equipment.
Physical Demands: standing, sitting, lifting (less than 35lbs), carting, etc. 2-5 times per day.
Accommodations will be evaluated where needed.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We're innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you'll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.