Opportunity to be a major contributor in a high functioning worldwide engineering team tasked with improving quality, performance and cost of medical diagnostic instruments and consumables. As a Staff Engineer in the Sustaining/Value Engineering Department, you will have the opportunity to use your engineering knowledge to design components and subsystems, utilize cutting edge manufacturing methods, optimize processes and apply design change principles within an FDA regulated environment. This position is targeted for an engineering graduate with a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering with at least 10 years of relevant experience, or Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering with at least 7 years of relevant experience. The candidate will have the opportunity to apply engineering and project management knowledge with a world class engineering staff with diverse backgrounds in Mechanical, Electrical, Systems, Biomedical, Packaging and Plastics engineering.
Own a portion of the Direct Material Cost Savings target within the Value Engineering team
Lead and manage projects at the Beckman Coulter Diagnostics Miami site for cost reduction and quality improvement with occasional guidance from Value Engineering leadership.
Redesign components and subsystems in medical device instrumentation
Author and own technical documentation including design change plans, verification test protocols, and verification test reports.
Perform risk assessment activities such as DFMEA and PFMEA
Perform data analysis, summarize in report format and present to cross functional teams
Utilize CAD software to design components for various manufacturing products and integrate within assemblies.
Execute feasibility and verification testing using test fixtures and Beckman Coulter instruments
Perform various design reviews for redesigned parts such as tolerance analysis, drawing reviews, GD&T, design for manufacturing, and technical peer reviews.
Interface with suppliers for design, specification and cost of components and manufactured parts
Design and build test fixtures for components such as valves, pumps, motors and gearboxes
Work with cross functional teams including manufacturing, quality, development and procurement
Follow processes and procedures to execute projects in compliance with quality and regulatory requirements within a regulated environment
Develop proficiency with DBS tools including Daily Management, PSP and VAVE Kaizen
Prioritize and manage projects as assigned by:
Generating support and buy-in from other individuals and/or groups as necessary to execute projects successfully
Communicating progress and results effectively
Communication (read/write) in English needed
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and 10 years of relevant experience, or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering and 7 years of relevant experience
Experience designing with stepper motors and Power electronics including Power Supplies
Prior work experience in an engineering environment within the medical device industry highly desirable
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