R&D Staff Engineer – Product & Technology Development
Job Description SummaryAs part of BD Integrated Diagnostic Systems - Emerging Specimens Management business line, staff engineer in this role will have a unique opportunity to drive the development of next generation medical devices used in Point of Care (PoC) and other emerging needs for blood sample management. He/she will be responsible for providing product and technology development support by playing critical role in developing / integrating / analyzing / testing / and troubleshooting medical device components and systems relating to collection, preservation, manipulation and analysis of biological samples including human blood samples.
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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Works under general direction to guide design and development of advanced biomedical solutions that are needed to meet key business objectives relating to the existing and new medical device products.
Contributes to development and implementation of R&D strategies through evaluation of new business opportunities, technologies and possible acquisition targets.
Drives creative, logic and risk-based approaches to resolve technical challenges and tradeoffs under business constrains including strong capacity for critical thinking and analysis.
Independently determines and develops technical solutions to complex problems using sound engineering principles and design of experiments (DOE) while utilizing experimental, computational and/or analytical methods.
Leads design and fabrication of functional prototypes and test beds including development of robust test methods based on measurement system analysis.
Plan and performs hands-on benchtop studies, design verification, troubleshooting and/or root-cause-analysis in order to evaluate product performance & improvements
Performs data analysis using statistical tools, generate reports and present recommendations to peers and business leaders.
Supports material, design and/or process changes to existing products by following design control process and generating well-documented research and analyses records.
Demonstrate strong drive for results and clear accountability for successful and timely completion of designated tasks and projects.
Contribute to the development of new product development capabilities, methodologies and expertise by staying aware to trends in the computational and visualization technology fields and actively seek training to further improve skills.
Ensures compliance with BD quality policies, procedures, and practices through appropriate communication, training and education of sound quality assurance principles.
Education and Experience
BS with minimum of 8 years, MS with 6 or PhD with 4 years of related medical device experience. Advanced degree is highly desirable.
Product development experience in medical device industry
Degree in Mechanical, Biomedical or closely related engineering fields.
Strength in scientific and engineering fundamentals based on first-principles understanding including critical thinking and systematic problem solving skills as well as business acumen and learning agility are essential requirements to be successful in this position.
Advanced technology and/or innovation is required
Proficiency in solid CAD modeling (Pro/E, SolidWorks or equivalent) and design for manufacturability including injection molded and related systems and assemblies.
Advanced proficiency in development and fabrication of functional biomedical and prototypes
Experience in phase-gate product development and new concept/solution business proposals
Proficiency with statistical methods including DoE and data analysis using software such as Minitab
Experience in test method development (fixture design and hands-on testing) including Measurement Systems Analysis (MSA)
Familiarity with any of FEA and/or CFD modeling software is a plus
Ability to effectively and clearly communicate concepts, ideas and knowledge to other individuals and teams.
For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.
Why join us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
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Primary Work LocationUSA NJ - Franklin Lakes
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