BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Staff Systems Engineer in San Diego, California
Job Description Summary
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 support the heroes on the frontlines of health care by developing innovative technology, services and solutions that help advance both clinical therapy for patients and clinical process for health care providers. BD and its 65,000 employees have a passion and commitment to help enhance the safety and efficiency of clinicians' care delivery process, enable laboratory scientists to accurately detect disease and advance researchers' capabilities to develop the next generation of diagnostics and therapeutics.
BD has a presence in virtually every country and partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most complicated global health issues. By working in close collaboration with customers, BD can help enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care.
As a Staff Systems Engineer, you will use your broad technical expertise, leadership skills, and knowledge to represent the R&D organization as the technical leader for product development. You will translate the voice of customer and partner needs into system and product requirements, identify potential hazards and assess requirements to ensure product compliance to safety and regulatory standards.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Lead technical excellence while driving continuous improvement within the Systems Engineering function.
Drive product design architecture definition and proactively identify technical risks and mitigation pathways. Aid our cross-functional engineering teams in developing design and process specifications for new hardware and software products.
Identify and prioritize tasks/resources, and mentor our junior associates to ensure that critical project landmarks are met and systems integration activities are identified and fulfilled.
Lead system/product-level feasibility and risk assessments and coordinate system-level product development and integration.
Promote the understanding and resolution of in-market and product development issues among multi-functional teams
Serve as a key resource to examine system behavior issues and bring to resolution for existing products.
Apply and assert DFSS best practices on all projects
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering required. Graduate degree is preferred.
At least 8 years of related work experience or a combination of work experience and advanced degrees required. Experience with medical device development is a plus.
Strong technical background with experience in Systems Engineering including Requirements Management, Hazards Analysis, System Architectural Development, Functional Modeling, Systems Integration, Statistical Test Design, Verification and Validation, Reliability Engineering, and Failure Modes Effects Analysis.
Hands-on experience with DFSS, Critical Parameter Management tools.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Proven knowledge of advanced system-level technology. Experience in making architectural decisions in either products or platforms is a bonus.
Ability to work independently and as a member of a team.
Ability to lead multi-discipline engineering teams. Experience mentoring junior associates a plus.
Excellent communication skills with all levels of the organization. Strong writing skills.
Experience working within an agile environment a plus.
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 CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D
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.