Component Owner 4

  • Location

    Norwood, United States

  • Sector:

    Business Professional

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  • Contact:

    Sonu Chouhan

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Develops and implements optimal, cost-effective part designs, manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards. Recommends and implements improvements to production processes, methods and controls.
  • Hands on in all aspects on designing plastic parts for medical therapeutic or diagnostic systems use, including concept, material selection, moldability, assembly, packaging, and design for manufacturability.
  • Working with cross functional engineering teams and subject matter experts to translate clinical and regulatory requirements into a comprehensive part design.


  • Degree in Plastics Engineering (experience equivalent considered) with at least 10 years experience with high volume plastics from concept, design through volume manufacturing. Be prepared to cite examples.
  • In depth understanding of various plastic materials and rubbers, especially medical grade.
  • Manufacturing experience should include line layout (including clean room) as well as introduction of new products to contract manufacturers.
  • Practical experience in component assembly including:
  • Prototype to high volume manufacturing
  • Design of Experiments
  • Ultrasonic Welding
  • Laser Welding
  • Adhesive/Solvent Bonding
  • RF welding/forming
  • Documentation of assembly including: Ops, IQ/OQ/PQs, PFMEAs
  • Assembly fixture development/design Practical Experience with Plastic Molding:
  • Scientific injection molding experience
  • Mold design experience
  • Micro-molding experience
  • Compression/Transfer molding experience
  • LIM experience
  • Familiarity with blow molding
  • Familiarity with thermoforming techniques
  • Familiarity with medical device manufacturing requirements and testing for medical products preferred Desired Characteristics
  • Demonstrated Problem Solving Skills
  • Project Management Experience
  • Self motivated & passionate
  • Operationally excellent