Staff Product Development Engineer, Surgical Robotics

Johnson & Johnson   •  

Cincinnati, OH

Industry: Biotech/Pharma


5 - 7 years

Posted 297 days ago

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Complete assignments involving a specific phase of an engineering project which may include design, development, testing. 

  • May assist in determining objectives & planning schedules of specific task within a given project.
  • Conduct assignments encompassing entire project or a large portion of a major project.
  • Co-ordinate activities with internal & external customers.
  • Apply comprehensive & diverse knowledge of engineering principles to a broad range of assignments.
  • Plan, conduct & direct engineering assignments to completion in a requirements driven process.
  • Provides a leadership role and serves as SME by providing high level input to strategies involving long-term vision of technologies. Provides business with technical guidance in highly visible and complex situations across the business and enterprise.
  • Possesses thorough understanding of all precedents, practices, or engineering principles in a specialized field.
  • Operates as the leader or owner of a complex set of activities; has both managerial and technical responsibilities as required. Ensures delivery of new products by providing future capacity and processes in support of the company’s strategic plan.
  • Champions development methodologies across the franchise to ensure customer value.
  • Demonstrated Self-sufficiency.
  • Strategic and Conceptual Thinker
  • May co-ordinate, direct activities of other technical support staff & be responsible for their assignments.

Other responsibilities may be assigned & not all responsibilities listed may be assigned.


  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required.
  • A minimum of 6 years of related work experience, is required.
  •  Experience in medical device industry, regulated industry is preferred. 
  • Knowledge of Design for Six Sigma and Process Six Sigma is preferred. 
  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) is required. 
  • Experience with Metals and Plastics component process development, Assembly Process Development, Design for Manufacturing/ Design for Assembly is preferred. 
  • A Green/Black Belt Certification is preferred. Experience with Metal Stamping and/or Plastic Injection Molding Equipment is preferred.
  • Experience collaborating outside vendors and suppliers is required.
  • Metal Injection Molding, Elastomeric and Electronic Components, Ultrasonic Device Development, Lean Manufacturing Principals/Certification, Tooling experience is preferred. 
  • The ability to create designs for production and fabrication is required.
  • Experience solving technical issues in a development environment of electro-mechanical products is preferred.
  • This position is based in Cincinnati, OH and may require up to 20% travel domestically and internationally. 

Requisition ID: 6022171204