BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Staff Engineer, R&D in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey
Job Description SummaryThe R&D Staff Engineer in TMD/V&V (Test Method Development, Design Verification, and Design Validation) will impact health care and the CCMD (Catheter Care and Medication Delivery) business group by driving commercialization of new products and design changes for current products through development, qualification, and launch phases. Ensuring timely completion of project and business goals, the candidate is responsible for planning, designing, building, and qualifying measurement systems and methods necessary to evaluate product safety, efficacy, performance and compliance; creating, leading and executing strategies for design verification and design validation.
The candidate will contribute to building organizational effectiveness through creating, leveraging and sharing best practices; leading and mentoring others; seeking and providing training; driving technical and workflow innovation.
While maintaining a Customer Focus, responsibilities include (but are not limited to) planning through all project phases, strategy and execution of measurement system development / qualification, Design Verification and Design Validation. This requires:
Creating, editing, and interpreting technical drawings
Technical writing (protocols, reports, work instructions, presentations, etc.) and effective verbal communication
Expert application of engineering principles for design / analysis
Statistical analysis and sample plan development
The successful candidate will demonstrate and cultivate:
Accountability: strong and clear accountability for the successful and timely achievement of goals. Ability to assess project / program needs, engage and mentor team members, formulate strategy, build support, and execute; proactively identify and mitigate risks.
Effective Communication: Hold and encourage frequent formal and informal communication within the team and the rest of the organization to ensure dissemination of important information.
Organizational Influence: Strong interpersonal influence and persuasion skills; situational awareness; ability to persuade or be persuaded based on evidence with or without authority.
Inclusive work environment. Promote and leverage diversity to achieve best outcomes.
Decisiveness Despite Ambiguity: Developing agility and action orientation when facing change and uncertainty. Effectively manage change.
Autonomy and Empowerment: ability to lead and mentor others.
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering and 8+ years of experience in medical device or other regulated industry OR Advanced Degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering and 6+ years of experience in medical device or other regulated industry
Track record of technical problem solving and effective product development.
Design controls expertise
Proficient in statistical methods / tools
Proficient in solid mechanics / mechanics of materials
Familiarity with traditional and modern fabrication techniques
Exposure to Chemistry or Chemical Engineering is a plus
Exposure to structural analysis and simulation / mathematical modeling
DFSS Training / Certifications
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
Primary Work LocationUSA NJ - Franklin Lakes
Work ShiftNA (United States of America)
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.