Cantel Medical Corporation is currently searching for a Lead R&D Engineer for their Maple Grove, Minnesota location.
As part of the Cantel Product Continuation Team, you will lead design-related efforts to effect product changes as needed for commercialized products. This includes the division’s full portfolio of electromechanical, procedural and filtration products. So, if you have experience, in electromehcanical design, validation, verification, testing as well as leading projects, we would like to speak to you, please apply!
Relocation assistance is available!
Develop high-value performance improvements for existing Cantel Sterilization equipment
Drive cost, manufacturing and service improvements through design of mechanical components and processes
Develop detailed designs and documentation for use by manufacturing and technical support personnel
Partner with Franchise Management to ensure effective definition of Customer Requirements and translation into comprehensive product specifications
Plan, coordinate and document experiments in technical area of expertise to ensure that defined product requirements are met
Prepare technical reports and presentations to, and for the use of, engineering management and senior management
Prepare and communicate data and information on product updates to field and technical service personnel
Ensure that all design activities carried out in the area of technical expertise are in compliance with Cantel design controls pertinent to regulatory requirements in all key markets
Design and document new mechanical components for Cantel Endoscopy equipment and accessories using SolidWorks or ProE/Creo
Provide direction, mentoring and coaching to junior staff on technical aspects of electromechanical product development
Conduct or direct performance testing to evaluate new materials and components. Identify new vendors, as needed
Prepare engineering change orders along with all required documentation
Leading and directing technicians and projects
Read, analyze and interpret technical information or reports in area of expertise. Demonstrated ability to communicate technical information and test results in written and verbal form required.
Understand and apply advanced mathematical concepts and basic statistical techniques.
BS or MS Degree in Mechanical, Industrial or related engineering discipline
5 plus years’ experience in design, testing and verification/validation of electromechanical equipment
Experience in a medical design or regulated environment
Medical Device experience is required
Strong understanding of fluid mechanics
Demonstrated ability to use SolidWorks or ProE/Creo, Microsoft Word and Excel.
Have the ability to define problems, establish facts and draw valid conclusions, as well as to assist senior staff in interpreting market and customer needs and reducing them to technical targets.
Experience with Minitab a strong plus
Second language a plus