Mechanical Engineer- Instruments
at HealthCare Recruiters International

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer- Instruments The Mechanical Engineer who will support the design and development of robotic instruments for medical applications. This Mechanical Engineer will work closely with engineers from other teams to design and develop robotic instruments that meets clinical, user, and safety requirements. As a member of the Advanced Development Instruments and Accessories team, you will contribute to the development of a robotic platform for surgical applications focusing on robotic instrumentation and their interfaces to other systems. Core Job Responsibilities:

• Design and create prototypes using in-house rapid prototyping capabilities

• Progress development of novel instruments from prototype through product commercialization

• Provide hands-on, troubleshooting, process and manufacturing support as well as designing, implementing, integrating and testing solutions in a fast pace environment with a quick development cycle

• Create design solutions utilizing engineering methods with good documentation processes, releasing design documentation through an ECO process in accordance with the company design control process

• Establish individual goals consistent with overall project goals

• As the company grows, you will be responsible for sustaining certain aspects of production (including new features, yield improvements, DFM, process related cost reductions, etc.)

• Must be capable of working independently and in a team while being flexible, self-motivated, curious and willing to revolutionize the world of medical robotics. Requirements:

• BSME or similar required, MSME preferred

• Academic knowledge of mechanism design, preferably through hands on projects

• Strong creative, analytical, and problem-solving skills

• Experience with design of surgical tools (manual or robotic, preferably including electrosurgery tools) and understanding of the clinical requirements for such tools is a plus

• Demonstrated knowledge of component manufacturing processes (including machining, sheet metal, rapid prototyping, injection molding, etc.)

• Mechanical design and analysis skills including statics, dynamics, kinematics, strength of materials and stress analysis

• Proven experience and proficiency using parametric solid modeling and CAD software to design and document parts and assemblies

• SolidWorks experience preferred

• Experience with PDM and/or Agile EC a plus

• Familiarity with making drawings and applicable drawing standards

• Previous start-up experience, and/or a resourceful innovative nature with an ability to streamline or develop efficient processes

• Adept at communicating in a collaborative team environment and seeking optimum solutions with other team members

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