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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) R&D Engineer (w/m/d) - New Product Development in Karlsruhe, Germany

Job Description Summary

BD is an internationally active medical technology company that is driving progress in the world of health. BD Interventional offers solutions for surgery and sterile preparation with the ultimate goal of improving patients' lives. Our focus is on the manufacture of innovative minimally invasive and medical-technical products and services in the fields of urology, gynecology, oncology, hernia surgery and vascular medicine.

For our location in Karlsruhe we are looking for an R&D Engineer (f/m/d).

Job Description

You are a member of the R&D department and support the development work with your skills and knowledge. You are mainly responsible for the planning and coordination of technical test setups, technical support for components, material methods, systems and equipment, and development of physical and functional test requirements to ensure that specifications and regulations are met.

Essential job functions:

  • Works with cross-functional product development teams to develop, transfer, launch and maintain innovative, high quality and compliant medical devices

  • Supports the development and design of new medical devices and processes, develops product specifications

  • Develops physical and functional test requirements to ensure applicable specifications and regulations are met

  • Generates experimental test protocols and reports and coordinates prototype fabrication. Tabulates data and performs general statistical analysis

  • Generates and oversees design verification and validation studies in collaboration with Quality engineering

  • Support risk management activities

What is expected of you for success in your role

You have a Bachelor degree in an Engineering discipline, preferably Mechanical Engineering, material sciences or chemical engineering

Desirable qualifications skills and must-have knowledge:

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

  • Good analytical capabilities. Process oriented with good attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary and international team environment

  • Knowledge of the standard MS office software

  • Fluent written and oral English

  • Working knowledge of appropriate global medical devices regulation and standards is a plus

  • Knowledge of statistical methods is a plus

  • Experience in a similar position preferable

We look forward to receiving your application.

Starting date: 01.04.2023

Our Offer:

A professional challenge in a highly motivated team, a global environment and with long-term perspectives. A familiar working atmosphere in an innovative environment where your opinion matters. Diversity characterizes our corporate culture and we are convinced that it makes us a stronger team. We value each person as an individual with their abilities and needs. In this sense, we welcome applicants who wish to work part-time, people with severe disabilities and applicants of any gender.

Primary Work Location

DEU Karlsruhe

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.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email