Mechanical Engineer, R&D
San Diego, CA
Job Description Summary
Job Description
BD is looking for a highly talented Mechanical Engineer to be part of the R&D team for PyxisTM and AlarisTM brand of products. This individual will work with a team of experts (Systems, Electrical, Firmware, and Quality engineers) to develop innovative solutions for new feature requests, product improvements, and obsolescence management to complex electro-mechanical instrumentation in their post release part of their life cycle.

Responsibilities, skills, and behaviors that an engineer should expect to experience in this role include:

Translate product requirements into hardware specifications.
Solve advanced technical problems.
Demonstrated expertise in part design for plastic injection molding and sheet metal fabrication using CAD modeling (preferably SolidWorks). Manage the release of engineering documentation.
Develop test strategies to demonstrate designs meet requirements and specifications
Analyze and interpret test results using statistical tools and techniques.
Effectively present and communicate analysis to project teams and management in order to drive decisions and conclusions
Demonstrated expertise in the use of creating component and assembly drawings that utilize traditional tolerancing and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) as appropriate.
Mechanical component/system calculations and analysis using engineering tools and principals.
Use and understanding of Product Data Management systems and change control process
Ability to develop strong working relationships with cross functional personnel.

Min. Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or similar. Minimum 5 years of experience is required or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum 2 years experience using CAD systems, preferably SolidWorks. Ability to utilize analysis tools such as FEA, etc., are required.
Direct experience with medical devices is a regulatory environment is preferred.
Results oriented with strong communication and writing skills.
Strong statistical analysis ability a plus Strong problem identification and problem-solving abilities.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

Primary Work Location
USA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D
Additional Locations
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