Senior Key Expert - Eng. 4

  • Location

    Norwood, United States

  • Sector:

    Business Professional

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  • Contact:

    Sonu Chouhan

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Senior Medical Device Optics Engineer

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of the entire medical device product life cycle, from initial concept through to design and commercialization. You will be working closely with colleagues from a multitude of disciplines, so it is crucial that you are able to effectively liaise with colleagues.

This role will come with senior / lead responsibilities, so it is important that candidates have prior experience at this level. The successful candidate will be a self-starter, yet a strong team player, with an innovative spirit and the drive to make a difference. We expect you to have a strong understanding of optical engineering principles, spectroscopy, and lasers. A basic understanding of mechanical and/or electrical engineering principles is a plus.

Job Profile

  • Designs and evaluates sophisticated apparatus
  • Designs and performs critical experiments and/or engineering studies
  • Coordinates various engineering tasks
  • Evaluates components and/or apparatus with respect to suitability and cost
  • Contacts sources of information and/or equipment both outside and in-house
  • Translates the demands of the project or programs into specific engineering tasks
  • Prepares and is accountable for schedules for assigned tasks
  • Maintains and increases technical competence in his/her field
  • Assists others in his/her section to increase their technical competence as the opportunity presents itself
  • Prepares reports, technical memoranda, technical proposals, and notebooks

Ideal candidate will have experience with:

  • Design of optical systems
  • Setup, alignment, and testing of prototype systems
  • Product development in the medical sector
  • General engineering software tools such as MATLAB, Python, and LabView
  • Regression models and machine learning for quantitative analysis

Min Knowledge & Experience required for the position:

Requires a B. S. in Engineering and at least 8 years of experience or an M. S. Preferred fields: EE, Optics, Biomedical Optics, Physics Degree and at least 8 years of experience. Experience in design and development of medical instrumentation preferred.