Test Engineer/Product Engineer
9 months contract to start with (extendable contract)
As part of the Global New Product Development (GNPD) organization, this position will drive the development and delivery of software-driven manufacturing testers that assess the production readiness of electro-mechanical assemblies, detection systems, and printed circuit assemblies to support Siemens DX global manufacturing processes. The individual will utilize interpersonal, project management and technical skills in leading a team of sw development, verification & validation, and MCAD designer resources through all phases of the tester development process including concept, requirements, design, development, testing, and implementation into production.
In this role, the individual will develop test strategies, apply industry best practices, and self-manage to proactively drive and deliver testers to meet critical business milestones.
This individual must apply mechanical engineering principles towards test fixture design while incorporating FDA regulatory and site quality system requirements into the process activities and design elements. The ability to synthesize multiple sources of business and technical requirements to produce an optimized solution is key.
A successful candidate will be able to effectively engage, influence, set priorities and manage the expectations of the cross-functional teams that provide inputs to the tester development process or are stakeholders of the finished product.
Create documentation packages and track the procurement of material
40% travel time to US and Global Mfg sites. The candidate will need to coordinate and travel to various supplier and Siemens development sites to meet key responsibilities.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Mechanical Engineer - BSME with 2 - 5 years related experience.
Ability to interface with cross functional groups to develop testing systems for medical device manufacturing
Ability to create and execute project schedules
Ability and experience on project schedule reporting to management
Ability to create testing device functional specifications and communicate specifications with hardware software developers
Ability to read and create testing schematic diagrams
Understanding of manufacturing process validation
Experience in design and manufacturing in a new product development environment.
Experience in developing and implementing design of test and assembly fixtures.
Interface experience with R&D, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality and Regulatory functions.
Excellent written, oral, planning and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to discuss or explain design features or issues with all level engineers, designers and drafters.
Can work independently in a fast paced new product development environment.
Highly self-motivated, self-directed, team orientated, and exceptionally attentive to detail.
Proactively resolves issues in a timely manner so that they do not affect project timelines.
Proficient current industry software and Microsoft Office