Sr. Chemical Engineer in Minneapolis, MN at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Seeking a skilled Chemical Engineer for a 9 month project with a large medical device company in Minneapolis. Must possess a Bachelor's Degree and at least 5 years of industry experience. All qualified applicants should submit a copy of their resume to

Job Description:

To provide engineering support as part of a global team tasked with design and development of an innovative dialysis system. This position will design, plan and execute experiments to define demonstrate basic feasibility, develop requirements and evaluate design concepts. This position will spend majority of time working in the lab under general direction from project leadership.

Main Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provide engineering expertise as part of a cross-functional team conceiving, evaluating, and developing a novel dialysis system.
  • Design, plan, and conduct research to evaluate feasibility of the targeted product.
  • Design, simulate, and construct prototype devices for proof of concept, animal, and human studies
  • Ensure that device concepts and development plans meet targeted clinical application through systematic conversion of product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
  • Apply established SOP's and/or develop new processes, as needed, to ensure that newly developed devices meet established requirements and, where necessary, are approvable under applicable regulatory requirements

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum of BS in Chemical Engineering or related field and 5-10 years’ experience
  • 3+ years of direct experience developing small scale, continuous or semi-continuous processes involving inline chemical mixing and reaction
  • Working knowledge of water purification and filtration technologies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS degree with 5-10 years’ experience
  • Experience working in medical device, pharmaceutical or other regulated industry
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic and initiative in accomplishing objectives
  • Strong organization and time management skills; ability to manage multiple priorities and work under tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail, thoroughness
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work in cross-functional and cross-cultural teams


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