Senior Mechanical Engineer in Cambridge, MA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Canon Solutions America   •  

Cambridge, MA 02138

Industry: Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 60 days ago

This job is no longer available.


- Provide mechanical specifications for the mechanical components in the robotic catheter system to reflect clinical requirements

- Directly responsible for design, analysis, drafting, fabrication, testing and documentation of key mechanical components and assemblies from prototype through commercial release

- Work with electrical and software engineers to define the specifications of the control component, and conduct system integration

- Work closely with design and usability engineers to ensure the form and function of the mechanical and control components reflect human factors requirements

- Ensure all components and assemblies meet all appropriate medical device standards

- Conduct and document feasibility studies, tolerance analysis, FEA and other appropriate tests with bench-top environment as well as pre-clinical models (ex. anatomical phantom and animal model)

- Produce production level assembly and part drawings for all components and sub-assemblies

- Contribute to risk analysis, including dFMEA and pFMEA, to assure product safety and reliability

- Lead and manage mechanical design verification activities for the system

- Create and manage the Bill of Materials (BOM) for components and sub-assemblies within the optical imaging device

- Work with operations engineers to evaluate and make recommendations for the selection of contract manufacturers for the medical robotic catheter system

- Provide documentation of inventions for patent applications

- Review alternative technology IP as it relates to the design process

- Interact effectively and appropriately with a cross-functional team in R&D, Clinical, Quality, Regulatory, Marketing, Operations and external stakeholders


- BS or higher degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline

- 5 years of experience in design of products or prototypes of medical device and/or mechatronics device

- Excellent modeling and drawing skills using Solidworks, including proficiency with assemblies that contain dozens of parts

- Excellent understanding Matlab/Simulink for motion control for mechatronics device

- Deep experience with design for manufacturability

- Proficient with rapid prototyping techniques

Valid Through: 2019-9-16