Lead Mechanical Engineer - New Product Dev

Location: Franklin Lakes, NJ

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

 

Duties and Responsibilities

Lead the design efforts for single use disposable products.   The candidate will be responsible for identifying, developing and delivering innovative and practical solutions in alignment with the product development road map.
Lead the group, working with Marketing, in the next generation injection systems by understanding the customer needs and translating them into functional engineering solutions to design safe and effective single use disposable products for injection.
Lead the efforts in creation of specifications, design, and test methods for the new products.
Interface with manufacturing on an ongoing basis during the development stages to ensure manufacturability of the design solutions.
Support the design for pen needles and syringes.  
The  Lead Engineer would collaboratively interface/influence manufacturing associates on a frequent basis to provide technical guidance on issues that affect DFMA, manufacturing capability and rate of the NEW products in the pipeline.
Facilitate and/or coordinate clinical and formative studies- to develop scope definition, design response correlations and design solutions.        

Requirements:

  • Must have a BS in Engineering (Mechanical (preferred), or Biomedical engineering) with at least 8 years experience, preferably in high volume and /or medical device industry developing new products
  • Must have strong design skills in single use plastic and/or metal disposable products with at least 5 years’ experience using Solidworks.
  • Experience leading teams without authority cross functionally.
  • Experience working in structured Phase Gate product development and technology development processes.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office products with emphasis on Excel, and Word.
  • Additional and Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ability to lead new product development activities including conceptualization and design controls (design verification, validation, process validation etc.).
  • Ability to clearly communicate ideas and knowledge (upward and downward) to other individuals and teams – both in writing and verbally.
  • Must have strong project management and experience working with outside design services. This should include experience managing budgets, timelines, design scope and manufacturing activates.
  • Experience managing multiple work streams.
  • Experience in developing vendors and partners.
Forward this Position
Recipient email address (one)
Your name
Your email address
Enter a message (optional)
Apply for this Position
* Required fields
First name*
Last name*
Email address*
Location
Phone number*
Resume*

Attach resume as .pdf, .doc, or .docx (limit 2MB) or paste resume

Paste your resume here or attach resume file

Cover Letter*
In 150 characters or fewer, tell us what makes you unique. Try to be creative and say something that will catch our eye!*
Do you have a BS in Engineering (Mechanical (preferred), or Biomedical engineering) with at least 8 years experience, preferably in high volume and /or medical device industry developing new products*
Do you have strong design skills in single use plastic and/or metal disposable products with at least 5 years’ experience using Solidworks.*
Do you have experience leading teams without authority cross functionally*
Do you have experience working in structured Phase Gate product development and technology development processes.*
Are you proficient in Microsoft office products with emphasis on Excel, and Word*
What are your salary requirements?*
The following questions are entirely optional.
To comply with government Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action reporting regulations, we are requesting (but NOT requiring) that you enter this personal data. This information will not be used in connection with any employment decisions, and will be used solely as permitted by state and federal law. Your voluntary cooperation would be appreciated. Learn more.
Gender
Race
Veteran/Disability status
Human Check*