Product Development Engineer in Chanhassen, MN at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 5/14/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/14/2018
  • Job ID:
    849257

Job Description


Product Development Engineer

Chanhassen, MN

New grads welcome to apply!


DESCRIPTION:
This position is responsible for the design and development of medical devices, device accessories and processes that complement our current product line in neurological and orthopedic surgery areas. This position may also involve training technicians, engineers, sales representatives, customers, etc., to processes and principles associated with the technology, as well as providing ongoing technical support.


COMPETANCIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Design and develop medical devices and accessories.
  • Use established procedures to improve existing medical devices and accessories. Continually optimize manufacturing procedures to produce less expensive, higher quality medical devices.
  • Perform test procedures to verify and validate product quality and efficacy.
  • Document all developments in scientific notebooks complete Engineering Change Orders (ECO) document and control processes and procedures.
  • Assist in the completion of new and existing product design validations.
  • Complete design drawings in AutoCAD or similar drafting program and create prototypes to progress the development through its design stages.
  • Assist in training personnel to processes associated with design and development of medical devices and accessories.
  • Develop efficient (i.e. cost, material, time, etc.), user-friendly manufacturing processes.
  • To assist in the resolution, documentation, customer responses of product complaints.
  • Coordinate and assist in corrective and preventative action activities and solutions
  •  Comply with appropriate regulatory agencies (i.e. GMP, ISO, FDA, etc.) and associated quality systems described in documentation.
  • Communicate with strategic vendors and suppliers.
     

QUALIFICATIONS:
The product development engineer should have the following qualifications:

  • 4 yr degree in applicable field of study, preferably engineering (ME, ChE, EE, BioMedE)
  • Requires previous engineering internship experience or industry experience
  • Good written and verbal communication skill
  • Project management, self-starter and self-organizer. Excellent problem solving and design skills
  • Strong personal computer skills, including experience with SolidWorks, MS Office, AutoCad, MS Project

REPORTS TO:

Division Manager or Senior Product Development Engineer

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.