Project Development Engineer
Cleveland Heart
Cleveland, OH

About $67,000 - $87,000 a year

Purpose of Job:
Use engineering skills to develop new products that will position Cleveland Heart as a company that is on the forefront of the interventional industry.

Major Duties and Primary Responsibilities:
Apply materials and material mechanics background, as well as input from others, to develop new and innovative pulse generator designs.
Take ownership of and drive the full pulse generator development cycle, from design concept and raw material specification to 3-D Computer Rendering to Finite Element Analysis to Laser Cutting to Polish. This also includes input on raw material specification.
Establish in-vitro test methods which will allow the ability to move through pulse generator prototyping rapidly.
Establish in-vitro and computer modeling test methods which mimic in-vivo parameters for pulse generator evaluation.
With input from all departments, write and execute in-vitro protocols for product performance, reliability and quality characteristics.
Monitor R&D pulse generator manufacturing assuring a timely finish and the highest quality possible.
Aid in finalizing the product specifications for current and future products.
Assist in developing new, and/or modify existing, processes and tooling to increase efficiencies and yields in pulse generator manufacturing.
Continuously study the industry for possible development opportunitie.s
Ensure that current platform products have all regulatory filing in-vitro and clinical trials requirements completed

Job Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Materials Science or related field is required, and an MS is preferred. 2 years of industry experience specifically in pulse generator design/FEA is also preferred. Good written and verbal communication skills a must.

Interested candidates should submit their resumes via email.