BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) R&D Engineer II in Tempe, Arizona
Job Description Summary
This position designs, develops and implements new products, processes, test methods and equipment. This position is responsible for conducting engineering studies for process improvements and validations.
Initiates new or revised documentation and tracks through appropriate approval cycles and implementation.
Maintains a professional working relationship with internal and external customers and support staff.
Participates and/or leads cross-functional teams.
Provides technical support on components, material methods, systems and equipment.
Develops physical and functional test requirements to ensure specifications and regulations are met.
Writes and approves protocols, reports and data.
Oversees testing outlined in protocols an test methods.
Coordinates/develops validation studies on equipment and processes.
Conducts complaints investigations.
Understands and follows company procedures and regulatory requirements.
Participates in and provides input to training on department and division procedures, and policies.
Prepares and submits for approval requests for project funding. Participates in project planning, budgeting, scheduling and tracking.
Plans and coordinates engineering test builds.
Analyzes problems in design, process and test development. Recommends solutions.
Prepares and presents oral and written project updates and technical discussions.
Develops and implements procedures to provide easy-to-follow instructions.
Supervise/Manage R&D Interns, Associate Engineers, Engineers
Ability to make and present engineering decisions.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Specific specialized engineering skills such as:
Create and critique engineering cost analysis
Basic tooling and design and drafting knowledge
Analyze and optimize existing process and ability to create new processes
Create, analyze and optimize manufacturing and quality systems
Basic product, design & prototyping
Ability to train, create and critique training
Software application skills
Problem solving ability
Ability to create, review and coordinate test protocols and reports
Ability to generate engineering proposals
Oral and written presentation skills
Ability to lead cross functional teams
Understanding of regulatory environment
Demonstrated ability to create and execute project plans
Demonstrated supervisory skills
Ability to create and control a budget.
Bachelors degree in a technical field with a minimum of four (4) years experience within the medical device industry or a Master’s degree with a minimum of three years of engineering experience within the medical device or equivalent industry experience in the medical device or closely related industry or equivalent.
Primary Work LocationUSA AZ - Tempe BPV Building 3
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