In this role, you have the opportunity to :
Drive improvements to current products that will reduce cost, improve efficiency and / or address quality issues. As a Sr.
R&D Sustaining Engineer, you will identify, evaluate, develop, lead, validate and implement improvement projects for current products and processes according to the applicable regulations, corporate policies, guidelines and plant procedures.
You are responsible for :
Executing design changes, navigating Design Control from Design Requirements thru Design Verification / Validation and Manufacturing Implementation
Executing Design Verification and Validation, Equipment Validation, and Process Validation activities
Evaluating proposed product design changes and complete deliverables required to complete the change
Using standard statistical analysis and problem solving techniques to determine product acceptance, setting tolerances and determining critical parameters
Defining, performing and analyzing basic linear experiments and basic DOE’s
Supporting root cause analysis and implements corrective actions as needed
Creating and validating new test methods
Supporting the transfer of new designs from R&D to production
Writing technical reports and test plans for new product development design verification and validation deliverables
Generating work instructions, preventative maintenance schedules, documentation for components, tooling, and processes associate with new product development
Providing direction / training to operators / technicians performing procedures
Contributing to design documentation including input for the DHF and technical design reviews
Communicating as a team member with other function groups, internal customers and outside vendors on a daily basis
You are a part of :
Our solutions combine navigational tools such as catheters and guide wires with advanced software to help confirm the optimal treatment at the point of care : measurement technology, procedure-specific application support and on-board imaging and monitoring with improved anatomical and functional information to optimize therapy delivery.
The IGT Devices organization consists of three segments : Coronary, Peripheral Vascular and Electrophysiology.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience :
Bachelors of Science and a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience; OR a Master Degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience.
Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering preferred)
Conceptualize, design, develop, and document small to medium scale new product designs, processes and test methods
Work with a larger team on the design and development of medium to large level new product designs, processes and test methods
Demonstrated working knowledge of Volcano IGT Devices product lines
Demonstrate organizational and interpersonal skills working in a cross-functional, regulated environment
Basic knowledge and experience with Regulatory requirements associated with design controls
Ability to work in a team environment to ensure conducive working relationships
Ability to lead a project : define deliverables, create schedule, and lead a cross-functional team
Strong analytical skills
Ability to organize and prioritize workflow in order to meet established time frames and schedules
Familiarity with cardiology catheterization procedures, tools, and terminology
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project schedule development
Experience with Statistical Software applications
Ability to speak, read, and write in English
Highly Desired Skills (but not required) :
Experience with guide wire and catheter design and manufacturing
Experience with sensor technology and testing
C++ programming language
In return, we offer you
We offer you the opportunity to grow within the organization and Philips working cross functionally with R&D, on various projects and initiatives to drive our products to our customers and be a part of saving people’s lives every day.