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Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Catheters

Location: Almeda, TX
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $1.00 - $1.00
Date: 3/5/2018
Job ID: 02576899
Job Description
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Houston, TX (Southside / Local Candidates Preferred)
Competitive Pay, Full Time Job, Benefits - Some Relocation Assistance Available
Our client is a 30+ year old publically-traded global medical device manufacturer; with operations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia, as well as additional locations. They develop, manufacture, and distribute medical devices used in interventional and diagnostic procedures. 
We are looking for an experienced engineer with knowledge of catheter manufacturing processes and development. The successful candidate will work in a dynamic environment as part of the R&D team developing state of the art products. We are looking for someone to design and develop manufacturing processes for catheter prototypes, translating prototypes to production released products via Qualification/Validation. We need a strong leader who can mentor and guide junior engineers, ideally someone that could be promoted in the future as well.
Some of the essential functions are:
  • Design and develop processes and assembly methods for fabrication of state of the art catheters. Emphasis on particular processes such as catheter body, plastic welding (tip fusion), lamination, reflow, adhesive processes, and support automation of manufacturing process. 
  • Experience with IQ, OQ, PQ
  • Ability to write and review standard operating procedures (SOP), drawings, protocols, reports and ECNs
  • Experience with preparing project plans, specifications, and schedules for development
  • Analysis of tests (design specifications and objectives)
Desired Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree of technical nature (BioMedical, Plastics, Chemical, Mechanical, or similar). Advanced degree a plus but not required.
  • 5+ years experience developing, designing and troubleshooting manufacturing processes related to catheter manufacturing
  • Skills to perform routine analysis of test results in relation to design specifications and test objectives
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills and mentorship of developing talent
  • Demonstrated ability to meet organizational goals and schedules while making key decisions relating to the manufacturing process.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database and other applicable software programs.


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