Philips Mechanical Development Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado
In this role, you have the opportunity to:
You will be a contributing member of a technical team improving and maintaining our released surgical products . Your tasks will include working with design documentation updates; along with test protocol development, execution, and data analysis of all design aspects for safety, efficacy, and reliability. You will perform your duties as an integral member of a multi-functional team working to improve aspects of currently released product in a highly collaborative environment.
You are responsible for
Having a solid technical understanding of mechanical systems and the basic toolset for mechanical design
Changes to existing product given specific input requirements and constraints.
Generating design documentation such as CAD models, drawings, BOM, test protocols, test reports, Engineering Change Orders, assembly instructions.
Producing prototypes for evaluation, development, and test, which may include assembly and limited machining.
Working with vendors on component design and fabrication.
Developing and executing engineering studies, analyzing data, providing recommendations and having strong documentation skills.
Ability to read and understand drawings, schematics, and data
CAD proficiency in creating both solid models and finished drawings – SolidWorks preferred
Ability to develop test protocols, conduct hands-on testing, analyze the data, and write test reports
Executing system level verification and validation testing
You are a part of
A great team of dedicated experts and leaders in the Medical Device Industry who will support your continued growth. You will learn from our Engineers, Clinicians, Sales Leaders, and other industry professionals about all facets of state of the art medical device development and improvement. You will be exposed to clinical leaders to understand the needs behind the products you help to improve.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Physics or equivalent skills and experience – BS in Mechanical Engineering preferred
Demonstrated communications skills to enable effective contribution as a member of a multi-functional team is essential
A minimum five (5) of years of experience in product development
Experience working in a regulated environment (e.g. FDA) preferred
Experience with medical devices is a plus
In return, we offer you
The opportunity to learn from our engineers, clinicians, sales leaders, and other industry professionals about our state-of-the-art laser systems and disposable products. The opportunity to become a highly influential subject matter expert for software engineering in our products. The opportunity to be among experts and leaders in the medical device industry who are dedicated to creating a dynamic, challenging working environment and who will support your continued growth.
Why should you join Philips?
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