Principal Mechanical Engineer – Medical Device

Reference Number: 060217IPBM
Location: MA

Position:  Principal Mechanical Engineer – Medical Device           
Location:  MA

 

 

Description:

 

Need for high level engineering support in the design of medical devices.  This is a role for an experienced Mechanical Engineer with strong design skills in system packaging, plastics design, incorporation of innovative manufacturing processes, and mechanical analysis. 

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Lead responsibilities on some device development projects or sub-projects, including the packaging of lasers, displays, scanners, and electronics.  Senior level contributor responsibilities on other device development projects.
  • Utilize a strong understanding of Solidworks to design complex and high perceived value system enclosures and hand-pieces including some aspects of Industrial Design, and all aspects of opto- mechanical packaging and molded plastic design.
  • Take an active role in managing the sourcing of components and sub-assemblies including process evaluation, vendor sourcing and managing prototype builds.
  • Participate in review meetings with partners/customers representing design tasks.
  • Design, build, test prototype systems and/or sub modules and develop assembly or alignment methods and fixturing.
  • Contribute documentation in line with our medical SOP’s, in support of submissions and creation of DHF’s.

 

Requirements:

 

  • At least 10 year’s experience in the design and packaging of systems and devices.  5 year’s Medical  device experience.
  • Proficient in Solidworks including opto-mechanical design, surfacing and mold design.  Complete understanding of tolerance analyses and drawing methods.
  • Full understanding of fabrication processes for enclosures, molded parts, cast parts, stereolithographic parts.
  • Experience with Arena, or equivalent PLM system as a high level user.
  • Prior experience working for a Medical Device manufacturer, following Medical practices and protocols.

 

 

Brian Murray

bmurray@photonicsgrp.com

919-572-2292

The Photonics Group