Engineer II, R&D - Fairfield, NJ in Fairfield, NJ at Getinge

Date Posted: 10/9/2019

Job Snapshot

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    Fairfield, NJ
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Job Description

Together we can make a difference

At Getinge we are dedicated and passionate about helping our customers save lives and ensure excellent care. We provide innovations for operating rooms, intensive-care units, sterilization departments and for life science companies and institutions. Our portfolio combines well-known product brands such as Maquet, Pulsion, Atrium, Lancer and Datascope – just to name a few.

A career at Getinge will provide career opportunities that both inspire and challenge. Here, you can make a difference every day.

Job Functions: (Primary “essential” duties and responsibilities)

  • Translates procedure needs, customer needs and customer feedback and requirements into user needs and ultimately design specifications for innovative products.
  • Conducts rapid prototyping and feasibility studies to evaluate concepts, verify capability and examine functionality.
  • Designs, defines and implements requirements and specifications using engineering methods and technologies.
  • Conducts design verification and validation testing.
  • Supports the transfer of design from R&D to manufacturing.
  • Maintains detailed documentation throughout all phases of research and development.
  • Continuously improves process and work methodologies by interfacing with peers/cross-functional groups and analyzing activities to improve workflow and work processes.
  • Reviews or coordinates vendor activities to support research and development.
  • Investigates and evaluates existing technologies.
  • Performs other responsibilities as assigned.

Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong analytical skills. Must be able to analyze, assess and determine solutions to problems, be able to manage multiple tasks and effectively communicate technical issues both orally and in writing.
  • Working technical knowledge and application of concepts, practices and procedures.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Products such as Outlook, Word, Excel and Power Point, or equivalent software applications.
  • Proficiency with electronic document control systems.
  • Versed in medical device design controls.
  • Familiar with medical device manufacturing processes, equipment and documentation.
  • Familiarity with statistical analysis and tools is highly desirable.
  • Familiarity with SolidWorks CAD software highly desirable.

Experience and Education Requirements:

Bachelor's degree plus approximately 2 - 4 years of related work experience, Master’s degree with 1 - 2 years of related work experience, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

We look forward to receiving your application. If you share our passion and believe that saving lives is the greatest job in the world, then we look forward to receiving your application. We hope you will join us on our journey to become the world’s most desired medtech company.