Sustaining/R&D Engineer

Posting ID : B1008540728
Date Posted : 2012-05-02
Category : Architect Engineer Cad Jobs

EndoGastric Solutions, Inc. is a fast-growth medical device technology Company revolutionizing the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

We currently have an opportunity in Redmond, WA for a Sustaining/R&D Engineer who will provide support for released EndoGastric Solutions products.

Job Responsibilities:
*Perform device support and sustaining activities for released EndoGastric Solutions products including MRB, component non-conformances and CAPAs.
*Provide input to development activities for new products or upgrades to existing products.
*Troubleshoot issues on products currently being manufactured and perform failure and data analysis. Participate in analyzing, evaluating, and designing solutions to problems affecting product manufacturability or reliability
*Verify the design and participate actively in validation planning and testing.
*Analyze product designs to expose potential failures and develop ways to mitigate against those potential failures.
*Define, develop, and perform verification and validation of subsystems and components against established specifications.
*Resolve field reliability issues by establishing root cause and developing a process or design solution.
*Provide mechanical engineering support for other projects as required, including test fixtures, manufacturing fixtures and sterile packaging design.
*Ensures all activities are in compliance with Quality System requirements.
*Provide support in new product transition to Manufacturing.
*Plans and executes laboratory research and draws conclusions form test results.
*May train and/or provide direction to technicians.
*Recommend appropriate measurement tools and processes for inspection.
*Assist in analyzing floor rejections and receiving inspection rejections to determine cause for failure and provide trend data.
*Support Receiving Inspection in metrology and product specification issues
*Strong problem solving skills in a mechanical assembly enviroment.
*Interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team.

Position Requirements:
*BSME with two or more years in technical field (less experience with a MS), preferably in medical device design and development.
*Training and expertise in a discipline related to device development, i.e. polymer engineering and processing, joining methods, injection molding, machining, rapid prototyping and related mechanical fabrication techniques.
*Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team and participating in design reviews and integrating design feedback form peers.
*Experience using common shop tools such as drill press, milling machine, lathe
*Experience with Word documents, spreadsheets, drawings, etc.
*Excellent written, verbal and sketch/drawing communication skills
*Experience developing and documenting designs in accordance with established QSR requirements. Understanding of EN and ISO standards a plus.
*Documenting design work via lab notebook and engineering drawings.
*Experience providing input to project related documentation as needed.
*3D CAD design and related software required. Proficiency using Solidworks prefered.
*Experience using Finite Element Analysis software a plus.
*Has the ability to work on tight timelines with minimal supervision.
*familar with mechanical test and measurement tools.
*familar with microscopes and standard laboratory equipment.

EndoGastric Solutions, Inc. is committed to recruiting individuals who believe in team work, acheivement and excellent. We strive to attract and retain employees of the highest caliber based upon ability, acheivements and experience.

Interested candidates should submit their resumes to Human Resources:

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