Senior Equipment Design Engineer Supervisor

Boston Scientific   •  

Bloomington, IL

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


5 - 7 years

Posted 128 days ago

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Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges.

Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.

Senior Equipment Design Engineer Supervisor

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 6-8 Equipment Design Engineers and Technicians.  

You will influence the development of equipment design, process design, and product design as part of the larger cross-functional manufacturing team collaborating with process engineers, design engineers and manufacturing.

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 6-8 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 regard to safety, quality, service and efficiency.
  • This job will require bending and lifting of about 50 pounds.

What we're looking for:

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

About us:

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.

Requisition ID: 423930