1+ months

Senior Process Development Engineer

Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Senior Process Development Engineer


Santa Rosa, California, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Jun 30, 2020

**Careers that Change Lives**

**Senior Process Development Engineer**

**Further, Together:**

Together, we will change healthcare worldwide. Join us in our Mission to alleviate pain, restore health and extend life worldwide. Lets work together to address the universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives, optimize costs and efficiencies, and expand global access. Together, we can make a real difference in the global disparity in care. By providing quality care at the lowest possible cost, we will succeed as a company, and take the future of healthcare Further, Together.

TheCardiac and Vascular Groupbrings all of our cardiac and vascular businesses together into one cross-functional, collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address the needs of customers and patients across the globe.

**A Day in the Life:**

You will act under the general supervision of an Engineering Manager on multiple assignments of complex nature and broad scope. Most of your work will involve close collaboration and dynamic interactions with RD, Manufacturing and Quality Engineering regarding development of new products.

Be a part of a dynamic team to design and develop manufacturing processes for new Aortic therapies from concept through design transfer and product launch. Join our process development team, who are driven to transform the way we manufacture Cardiovascular therapies.

Responsibilities include the following and other duties may be assigned:

Provides technical and sustaining engineering support, focused on Aortic implant manufacturing processes.

Manages processes and related projects to support process transfer, with demonstrated practical knowledge of project management.

Provides in-depth analysis to formulate recommendations on process improvements. Recommends and implements equipment and process modifications to meet quality standards and improve production efficiencies, manufacturing techniques as well as production yields for existing products.

Integrates equipment and material capabilities to meet process module target specifications and technology target specifications.

Reviews product development requirements for compatibility with processing methods to determine costs and schedules.

Interacts with product design and development personnel to ensure that processes and designs are compatible.

May develop and conduct statistical analysis or recommend additions to document work.

Leads the innovation, development and/or optimization of new manufacturing concepts, processes and procedures for transfer to manufacturing operations.

This can include scouting and feasibility work, material selection, process and equipment selection, tooling / fixture and equipment installation and assessment of inputs, outputs and alignment to requirements.

Develops manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control and may develop those techniques including the measurement systems.

Contributes to the completion of work group objectives, through building relationships and consensus to reach agreements on assignments. Exchanges information of facts, statuses, ideas and issues to achieve objective, and influence decision-making.

Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.

**Travel: 20%**

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience

+ Requires a Baccalaureate degree (or for degrees earned outside of the United States, a degree which satisfies the requirements of 8 C.F.R. 214.2(h)( 4)(iii)(A)

**Nice to Have**

4+ years of experience in medical device manufacturing or manufacturing in a highly-regulated environment

Cardiovascular implant design and/or manufacturing experience preferred

Experience with **Nitinol** processing or component design

Previous experience working in a clean room environment

Solid understanding of statistical and financial analysis, and related software/applications

Demonstrated project management experience

Solid interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment

High level proficiency of technical principles, theories, and design concepts in the field of medical device design

Demonstrated success in implementing process engineering tools and practices in the development of new products ie. DFSS/DFM, A3/DMAIC problem solving, DRM Green Belt

Excellent in oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills

Fluent in English

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2020-07-02 Expires: 2020-09-06

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