Senior Equipment Design Engineer

Boston Scientific   •  

Spencer, IN

5 - 7 years

Posted 291 days ago

This job is no longer available.

About the role:

Lead the design and development of equipment and tooling that will be used in the manufacturing of medical devices.  Serve as a technical lead and Supervisor for Equipment Design Engineers and Technicians.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Work with a cross functional team from Process Development, R&D, Manufacturing and Operations to develop equipment strategy, scope, design and source equipment for New Product lines.
  • Lead development of comprehensive manufacturing equipment ranging from simple fixtures to complex automated systems. (hardware and/or software) for equipment/software from basic functionality to complex systems : Complex systems may include PLC's, Visual Basic applications, databases, SCADA applications, and systems.
  • Perform project lead activities on small to large-scale validation/qualification projects. Participate in vendor evaluations and Factory Acceptance Testing.
  • Supervise Equipment Design/Build Engineers and Technicians.
  • Manage resource allocation to support manufacturing equipment related issues escalated to the department.
  • Manage relationships with outside equipment suppliers and vendors.
  • Work closely with Equipment Engineers to highlight equipment design related issues and opportunities for improvement.
  • Work with equipment engineers to ensure proper design for safety, ergonomics, durability, and maintenance.
  • Provide mentorship to other engineers and technicians.
  • Demonstrate leadership within the department by identifying opportunities for success in regards to safety, quality, service and efficiency.
  • This job will require bending and lifting of about 50 pounds.


What we're looking for in you:

Basic Qualifications-

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related discipline and 5+ years’ experience of experience with manufacturing automation and controls
  • Experience with medical device regulations or other highly regulated industry

Preferred Qualifications-

  • Experience with new product equipment design and development strategy
  • Experience supervising engineers and/or technicians, machinists
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred