Senior Mechanical Engineer
Location: Lake Forest, California
Posted: October 02, 2017
Reference ID: 221979BR
DUE TO OUR SURGICAL EXPANSION, MULTIPLE NEW ROLES ARE OPEN!
This position works in a collaborative team environment developing innovative solutions for cutting edge ophthalmic surgical equipment. In this position you will gain an in-depth understanding of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the eye.
•This position focuses heavily on high volume production, integration, and automation while also conducting process research, process development and process upscaling for new medical device products.
•Investigates and evaluates existing technology and designs new methodology, materials, machines and/or processes as needed for medical device development.
•Responsible for the design and development of mechanical components, systems, and products using TDD.
•Develops requirements, performance verification and validation, production transfer and related documentation.
•Works with cross-functional teams including EE, SW, QA, Mfg and Field Service.
•Designs components, or portions of a functional system, or prototype, or specific products for medical device/science/technology.
•Applies intermediate level principles of engineering analysis, blends technical knowledge and manufacturing practices in providing solutions to problems arising within the department pertaining to the assigned projects.
•Assures continuity of products and processes assessment feasibility, research, design, development, compliance to customer and non-customer requirements, and transfers to production.
•May lead design reviews and review action items.
•Ensures regulatory / statutory / legislative compliance for all project work.
Alcon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. As part of the Novartis Group of Companies, Alcon takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment and our policies are not to discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Alcon is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please send an e-mail to email@example.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information
alrpo EEO Statement The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Minimum requirements •BS Mechanical Engineering or related discipline and 4 years directly related experience.
•Excellent written and verbal English communication skills are required.
•Experience in high volume production, integration, and automation.
•Ability to take responsibility for multiple concurrent design activities
•Must possess fundamental, theoretical and applied knowledge related to general mechanical engineering.
•Proven ability to develop solutions for problems that require the regular use of creativity.
•Knowledge of ISO, FDA, MDD and regulations applicable to the design and development of medical device/science/technology.
•Excellent process management and problem solving skills.
Preferred (not required)
•MS + 6 years directly related experience.
•Proficient with solid modeling, detailed drawings, tolerance analysis, and GD&T
•Work experience in the medical device industry