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Associate Engineer - Medical Device

TPS Group LLC South San Francisco ,CA
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Job Description

Associate Engineer, Device Development - BioTech Industry
Location: South San Francisco, CA
Pay Rate: DOE
Start Date: 6/25/2020
12 Month Contract Role (Strong Potential to Convert or Extend)
Department: Device Development
Job Category: Medical Device

   On behalf of our BioPharma industry client we are seeking a '"Associate Engineer" for a 12 month contract assignment. We are working with a global biotechnology company dedicated to pursuing groundbreaking science to discover and develop medicines for people with serious and life-threatening diseases.


  • Execute GMP Testing Protocols (Design Verification, Test Method Validation, and Complaints Investigations) using knowledge of Design Requirements, Validated Test Methods, and analytical instruments.
  • Record GMP Data in Laboratory Notebook and Document Control systems
  • Review GMP data for technical accuracy, completeness, and cGDP compliance.
  • Execute R&D / characterization testing or special test requests as needed to support the development and selection of device designs, components, test methods or operating procedures.
  • Collection of mechanical testing data to aid in the characterization, selection, design verification, and commercialization of drug delivery devices.

Skills / Education:

  • BS/BA in an engineering or life sciences field (mechanical, biological, biomedical, chemical)
  • 0-2 yrs of experience in the Pharmaceutical, Biotech, or Medical Device industry or an equivalently-regulated research/development environment (e.g. ISO compliant) is required.
  • Experience in R&D and GMP environments is desired, and an understanding of the differences between these environments is critical.
  • Direct experience in executing physical/functional Test Methods and following SOPs / Protocols is highly desired.
  • Familiarity with tensile/torque testing systems is highly desired (Instron, Zwick, Mecmesin).
  • Familiarity with dimensional analysis/metrology equipment is highly desired (Microscopes, Gages, Calipers, Vertex).
  • Familiarity with Operational Excellence Initiatives, Lean Six Sigma, 5S, Kaizen, and/or Value Stream Mapping is a plus.

Please submit your resume in Word or PDF version to be considered.

Company Description
The TPS Group,, is a recruiting and staffing firm that is a trusted recruiting partner to top companies across the U.S.


The TPS Group,, is a recruiting and staffing firm that is a trusted recruiting partner to top companies.


South San Francisco
South San Francisco, CA