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Sr R&D Engineer

Seeking an experienced engineer to focus on all stages of the product development process from concept generation through to commercializing of cutting-edge structural heart devices.

Responsibilities

The role includes the following responsibilities and skill sets:

  • Identify and assess opportunities for device, technology & process development
  • Work from basic clinical need through opportunity assessment and device concept to prototype
  • Effectively represent company while interacting with physicians to distil their needs into product requirements and concepts
  • Participate in technical innovation across the department
  • Identify and mitigate technological risks throughout the design process
  • Apply understanding of engineering principles, materials and processes to come up with working designs
  • Interface effectively and build relationships with team members, other staff and key technology and component suppliers, both locally and globally
  • May be required to progress a project from concept phase into commercialization phase and play a key role on the product /process /engineering /leadership fronts
  • Contribute to resolution technical challenges with existing designs and support portfolio sustaining activities
  • Contribute to generation of intellectual property
  • Delegate/direct work of experienced engineers
  • Provide coaching/guidance to less experienced team members

Requirements

  • We are looking for a qualified person to Bachelor/Master's Degree level 8 in Mechanical, Biomedical or related engineering discipline and desirably with 5+ years relevant experience.
  • You are a dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
  • You are familiar with problem solving techniques and methodologies with broad engineering materials and processing knowledge. You collaborate across organizational boundaries and take appropriate actions when problems occur.
  • High level of enthusiasm and motivation, and the ability to take input from others are desirable.
  • You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.