Kelly Services Mechanical Engineer in Saint Louis, Missouri
Kelly Engineering is currently looking to hire a Mechanical Engineer to work for one of our top Medical Device clients on-site in St. Louis, MO for a contract position.
The Mechanical Design Engineer, R&D, is expected to be a key individual contributor of mechanical design expertise for R&D projects in a medical device company.
Applies a broad knowledge of engineering principals to design new products for ophthalmic surgery.
Provides comprehensive product development services from conceptual design to product release.
Approves modifications to existing designs, assesses acceptability of non-conforming parts, and troubleshoots product complaints in a team setting.
May also provide project coordination and leadership for select accessory development activities
Leads assigned product development activities and performs comprehensive mechanical design-related tasks.
Generates design concepts for new products based on marketing inputs.
Collaborates with personnel from marketing, manufacturing, and quality to ensure that new designs meet customer requirements.
Prepares documentation to ensure that product development processes comply with FDA accepted control guidelines.
Creates 3D Solid Works/Inventor models and 2D prototype drawings for parts and assemblies.
Assists R&D technicians in assembling new devices.
Evaluates new prototypes against performance criteria and solicits feedback from marketing product managers.
Attends surgical procedures and communicates with clinical advisors to acquire customer feedback for new products.
Writes test protocols, performs experiments, and authors reports to support new product verification efforts.
Participates in verification of new products and documents results.
Reviews and approves design changes and verification plans for released products and procedural packs.
Performs comprehensive engineering activities to support new product development, product improvement, and maintenance of business projects.
Required Education: BS in Mechanical Engineering
Ideal Candidate will have a mix of mechanical drawing creation/design expertise along with requirements, testing, report writing expertise for this role.
Ability to create electro-mechanical designs using Solid Works, Autodesk Inventor, or equivalent software.
Ability to interpret and create engineering drawings, specifications, reports, and other engineering or manufacturing documentation.
Strong knowledge of electro-mechanical systems, devices, and materials including pneumatic systems, fluidic management systems, and/or delivery systems.
Broad knowledge of manufacturing methods.
Expertise in mechanical design and tolerance analysis.
Expertise with instrumentation and test equipment/software.
Working knowledge of electrical systems and sensors.
Good working knowledge of MS Office tools, analytical tools, project management tools, ERP systems.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally.
Electro-mechanical, medical equipment design.
Micro-mechanical component fabrication process selection/development.
Computational Fluid Dynamic Analysis CFD.
Medical device design control and risk management expertise.
BS with Minimum of 3 years of experience involving medical device development and manufacturing in a GMP environment per ISO 13485 and CFR 821. Alternatively, 5 or more years of new product development experience involving mechanical/electro-mechanical devices.
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