BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) R&D Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah
Job Description Summary
This position designs, develops and implements new electronic products, processes, test methods and equipment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and is not all-inclusive. The omission of a specific duty or responsibility will not preclude it from the position.
Ownership of projects
Responsible and effective Team Member
Potential Task Assignments within the scope of this position
Initiates new or revised documentation and tracks through appropriate approval cycles and implementation
Maintains a professional working relationship with internal & external customer and support staff
Participates in cross-functional teams.
Provides technical support on components, material methods, systems and equipment.
Develops physical and functional test requirements to assure specifications & regulations are met.
Writes and approves protocols, reports and data.
Oversees testing outlined in protocols and test methods
Coordinates/develops validation studies on equipment & processes
Executes design controls
Analyzes design inputs
Conducts complaints investigations
Understands and follows company procedures and regulatory requirements.
Participates in and provides input to training on department & division procedures, and policies.
Plans and coordinates engineering test builds.
Analyzes problems in design, process and test development. Recommend solutions.
Prepares and presents oral and written project updates and technical discussions.
Develops and implements procedures to provide easy-to-follow instructions.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Ability to make and present engineering decisions.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of Ultrasound & Wave Physics a plus.
Specific specialized engineering skills such as: Basic product, design & prototyping Material Science Bioengineering principles Soldering Basic Analog & Digital Circuit design/analysis/debug PCB Layout.
Problem solving ability
Ability to create, review and coordinate test protocols and reports
Ability to generate engineering proposals
Oral and written presentation skills
Understanding of regulatory environment
Demonstrated ability to create and execute project plans
Software applications skills
This position requires:
an Associate technical degree with 5 (five) years of electrical engineering experience within the medical device or equivalent regulated industry OR
a Bachelor degree in electrical engineering with 2 (two) years of engineering experience within the medical device or equivalent regulated industry
The above experience must include demonstrated effective project management skills.
The incumbent must demonstrate the ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the duties and responsibilities.
This position reports to a Senior Engineer or Manager position in any of our Engineering areas.
PRINCIPAL CHALLENGES AND PROBLEM SOLVING
Responsible for concept generation, design, development and evaluation of new products, materials, and technologies.
Primary Work LocationUSA UT - Salt Lake City BAS
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.