Biomet, a leading manufacturer of orthopedic devices, is seeking a Sr. Spine Product Development Engineer to join its Parsippany, NJ office. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Additional duties may be assigned.
Design and testing of new products
Fulfillment of product realization requirements
Coordinate with project managers to foresee/understand critical project activities and to enable them to manage resources and tasks to avoid critical path slippage.
Partner with project team members outside of R&D to maintain engagement and focus on development commitments and dependencies.
Collaborate, solicit and incorporate inputs from global marketing, manufacturing, quality, intellectual property, technical services, sales and customers for the design and development of systems
Assist in maintenance of existing product lines
Assist in bringing to market projects as quickly as possible with the highest quality
Assist in developing project scope, estimate and plan development tasks, and schedule development milestones and develop a project plan per product realization requirements
Conduct design meetings to resolve issues and risks, maintain engagement and focus, and share updates with all team members.
Maintain development timelines with regular updates to the project manager and monitor critical path.
Develop and maintain corporate surgeon relationships
Support sales and marketing efforts
Assist with manufacturing, quality and regulatory related issues
Understands and upholds the compliance policies of the company
Assist in IP review
Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from four-year College or university in an engineering curriculum.
Minimum of 5 years related experience, preferably within the medical device industry, preferably within the spine area
Strong Project Management skills
Previous CAD and project management experience is required.
Must have knowledge of various manufacturing processes.
Must possess the talent and drive necessary to thrive amid the daily challenges of a dynamic and demanding professional workplace.
Must have good communication skills.
Proficient or working toward proficiency in:
Computer Aided Design
Design for manufacturing
Fundamental Engineering Principles
Unigraphics or another 3-D solid modeling software
Biomet offers an attractive compensation package including dental, 401(k), and tuition reimbursement. Interested applicants must submit their resumes, which must include salary requirements, ATTN: SRPDE