Process Development Engineer


medical device pharmaceutical food industry

About this role: Process Development Engineer

Our client is a leading innovator in the field of medical device manufacturing, dedicated to enhancing the quality of healthcare through cutting-edge technologies. We are seeking a highly motivated and talented Medical Device Process Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a Medical Device Process Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in developing and optimizing manufacturing processes to ensure the production of high-quality medical devices that improve patients' live

  • Process Development: Develop and optimize manufacturing processes for medical devices, including new product introductions, process improvements, and cost-reduction initiatives.
  • Ensure that processes are efficient, scalable, and compliant with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Continuous Improvement: Lead and participate in cross-functional teams to identify opportunities for process enhancements, cost reductions, and efficiency improvements.
  • Implement best practices and lean manufacturing principles to streamline operations.
  • Design for Manufacturability (DFM): Collaborate with R&D and product design teams to provide input on design choices that enhance manufacturability, reduce production complexity, and improve product quality.
  • Equipment and Tooling: Evaluate, select, and implement manufacturing equipment, tools, and fixtures to support production needs.
  • Oversee equipment maintenance and calibration activities.
  • Validation and Verification: Lead process validation activities, including protocol development, execution, and report writing.
  • Ensure that manufacturing processes are validated and meet established quality criteria.
  • Documentation Control: Maintain accurate and up-to-date manufacturing documentation, including Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), work instructions, and batch records.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in medical device manufacturing or a similar regulated industry.
  • Proficiency in process development, process optimization, and quality systems.
  • Strong knowledge of FDA regulations and ISO standards (e.g., ISO 13485).
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Proficiency in data analysis and statistical tools.
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills.
  • Project management experience is a plus.


Our client, a medical device manufacturer, is looking to add a Process Development engineer to their growing team.

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How to apply

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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Kenneth McGreevy via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Kenneth McGreevy
Brunel USA - Boston