Product Development Engineer in Knoxville, TN

$90K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

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Knoxville, TN 37912

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech

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5 - 7 years

Posted 56 days ago

International Manufacturing company to locate a Product Development Engineer for their Knoxville, TN facility. The Product Development Engineer will work on at a site that is home to dedicated project management and in-house engineering teams. Considered a Gold Plus+ supplier, the site's highly qualified experts design, develop and deliver new commercial products to launch in tight timelines. This site hosts R&D labs, specialized program managers and engineers to take new programs from development to manufacturing in an efficient, controlled and expedited manner. Company has room for growth and believes in promoting from within.

The Product Development Engineers contribute ideas and concepts for new products, product enhancements, and product customization through teamwork, engineering project leadership, and excellent project coordination and prioritization skills.

Key responsibilities for the Product Development Engineer include:

• Collaboration on user research and human factors strategy and implementation

• Developing and executing user research plans and protocols leading to design inputs

• Conducting analysis of new products and product designs

• Designing new products, product improvements and product customization

• Developing and testing product prototypes

• Performing engineering and quality analysis of designs and prototypes

• Developing and executing product testing protocols and documenting results

• Collaborating with machinists and manufacturing engineers to ensure manufacturability

• Collaborating with automation engineers on the design of assembly equipment

• Identifying, evaluating and managing vendors to support product development and prototyping

• Leading projects or project teams, as needed

Requirements for the Product Development Engineer:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (preferably Mechanical)
  • 6 years of experience in Product Development
  • 3 years of experience in Medical Device and/or pharmaceutical manufacturing
  • 3 years of experience with ISO 13485, cGMP, CE and FDA Manufacturing guidelines
  • Experience with SAP
  • Experience with AutoCAD and Project Management Software


Salary for the Product Development Engineer is $90,000-$100,000 with bonus structure.

Benefits Package:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Education assistance or tuition reimbursement

Valid Through: 2019-11-12

$99K - $110K
$90K - $100K base, Paid time off Health insurance Dental insurance Healthcare spend bonus