Job Description Summary # Job Description # # Be part of something bigger! 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. ## ## ## About the role: ## Staff Engineer R&D - Concept Dev & Innovation The Infusion Specialty Disposables (ISD) platform is seeking a highly talented and hardworking individual to innovate solutions for current and future health care needs, while contributing to the full cycle of medical device development and commercialization along the way, with a high emphasis on the front-end concept development and innovation. Within BD’s Medication Delivery Solutions (MDS) Research & Development team, the successful candidate fulfills an opportunity to be part of a group of dynamic product development professionals. ## ## ## Key responsibilities will include: + Develop innovative technology / device solutions that meet clinical needs and advance infusion therapy. Leverage various modes of research to gain deep understanding of the customer and clinical situations to identify opportunities for improving delivery of fluids and medication to patients. Investigate new technologies, using feasibility tests etc. + Design, analyze, build and test prototypes of novel solutions to determine their suitability, manufacturability, principles of operation, investment by using tools like 3D CAD, FEA/CFD, Mold Flow, 3D Printing among others. Develop methods to replicate expected clinical usage of devices and characterize their performance. + Collaborate within a cross-functional team to identify, conceptualize, assess clinical and business value, plan, develop, modify, implement, and support ISD products through the application of design control, change control, and thorough engineering practices + Develop a complete technical plan and lead its execution to assess design concepts with a fail-fast mentality; develop design inputs, conduct analytical and empirical feasibility studies, refine product configurations and designs, verify and validate subsystems and systems, concurrently transfer designs alongside Operations, and provide design documentation to support global Regulatory filing strategies + Multiply impact by guiding and mentoring engineers and technicians To be successful in this role, you require… High motivation to create and invent solutions with maturity to understand the problem ahead of the solution. Insight to identify new problems; creativity to develop new ways to solve old problems. Good engineering intuition and hands-on skills. Proven ability to solve technical problems and create new devices. Prior experience in developing new products. Experience in front-end concept development, technology risk reduction, customer research, full-cycle product development. Ability to work in a team and drive to common goals, communicate and collaborate with global product development teams operating in varied time zones. Dealing with ambiguity and risk taking. Sound in engineering first-principles, hands on prototyping, testing, 3D CAD, basic physics, analytical methods (tolerance analyses, first principles, FEA, CFD), empirical methods (DOE, MSD, MSA), statistical methods (stochastic modeling, distribution and capability analyses), LabView programming, python etc, design traceability, and design tradeoff optimization. Knowledge of human physiology, anatomy; infusion therapy, pharmacy medication preparation is highly desirable. ## ## Education and experience required: Bachelor's degree in Engineering Minimum 8+ years related work and advanced degree experience New product design and development in any industry ## ## Click on Apply if this sounds like you! # 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. ## ## To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/ Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status. #LI-PRO # Primary Work LocationUSA CA – Brea # Additional Locations # Work Shift Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.