Senior Mechanical Engineer


About this job

  • Market: Life Sciences & Health Care
  • Branch: Medical devices
  • Area of Expertise: Research & Development
  • Location: Maple Grove

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Monday, 8 May 2023

About this role: Senior Mechanical Engineer

The Senior Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for the mechanical design, tissue development, engineering characterization, component testing, and the overall THV performance for the treatment of aortic stenosis.

• Plays primary technical role in mechanical design, test, and documentation to meet compliance and product requirements and satisfy customer needs of a medical device system.• Interface with external vendors and partners on key development activities and milestones.• Works independently as well as with the functional and project teams to develop technical solutions to complex problems that require ingenuity and creativity.• Leads troubleshooting and problem-solving efforts related to mechanical design of implantable and external instruments and associated systems.
• Supports and communicates decisions through thorough engineering practices and data analysis.• Creates and communicates design test plans, tasks, deliverables, and status. Manages time and resources to meet committed milestones.• Contributes to the development of engineering capabilities for future development and product characterization of valves.


• Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, BioMedical Engineering, Physical Science, or related discipline and 5+ years of relevant experience• MS in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 5 years engineering experience preferred• Knowledge of FDA Quality System Regulations, Medical Device Directive, ISO 13485, ISO 14971, and ISO 62304 standards• Knowledge of standards and directives such as ISO 5840
• Tissue engineering & characterization• Prior experience developing Class III medical devices• Task planning, sub-team management and leadership skills and experience• Experience with 3D modeling software, i.e. SolidWorks and/or ProEngineer
• Experience designing and developing mechanical assemblies


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