Senior Product Development Engineer - Sensors (Medical) 9/1/2016

TE Connectivity Andover, MN

Company
TE Connectivity
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-71093
AJE Ref #
576051333
Location
Andover, MN
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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OVERVIEW:

This position will report to the Design Engineering Manager and will be part of an engineering team focused on the design, development, and production release of new temperature sensors with a specific focus on Medical products. The position may also include application engineering responsibilities such as customer interaction, and product support activities including process development.

RESPONSIBILITIES & QUALIFICATIONS:

Responsibilities:

* Design, model, and test new product prototypes.

* Participate in engineering development projects, communicate with customers/suppliers and support the MEAS sales team.

* Conduct research as directed and create design proposals.

* Generate concept designs, cost estimates, performance specifications, and production criteria.

* Identify, select, and validate materials appropriate for specific applications.

* Produce prototype, customer, part, assembly, and supplier drawings, 3D models, and specifications.

* Generate parts lists, BOMs, and provide production cost estimates.

* Physically build and test prototypes and samples and customer deliverables as required by the project team.

* Attend and participate in design review meetings with production, QA, and purchasing personnel.

* Work with manufacturing engineering to develop appropriate production processes.

* Participate in value engineering and margin improvement engineering programs as directed.

Education/Experience:



* BS Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Automation Engineering

* 5+ years experience in sensor design, sensor application support, and/or Aerospace industry

* Experience with temperature measurement technology especially NTC sensors and assemblies.

* General knowledge in mechanical design, plastic materials and processing, metals, ceramics, and electronics.

* Experience in New Product Introduction (NPI) procedures from customer interaction and specification review to production release including documentation and costing.

* Excellent communication skills and the ability to travel periodically.

* Knowledge and experience with statistical tools and techniques associated with design and production is desirable.

* Knowledge and experience with FDA 21 CFR, CE-MDD, ISO 9100, and ISO 13485 desired.

* Must be US person or PRC holder due to access to products and technology controlled under the ITAR & EAR