R&D Engineer in Plymouth, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

R&D Engineer (EU MDR project)

Plymouth, MN (12-month contract)

Volt has partnered with a growing manufacturing company in search of a R&D Engineer!


  • Researches, develops, designs, and evaluates mechanical and electro-mechanical materials, components, assemblies, processes and/or equipment.
  • Conducts feasibility studies to verify capability and functionality.
  • Develops new concepts from initial design to market release.
  • Directs support personnel and coordinates project activities.
  • Write and submit intellectual property (patents).
  • Maintains detailed documentation throughout all phases of research and development.
  • Investigates and evaluates existing technologies.
  • Reviews or coordinates vendor activities to support development.
  • Write and submit professional articles for technical journals.
  • Research various cost-effective, alternative approaches to current processes.


  • Intermediate or Sr Engineer.
  • 3-7 years’ experience.
  • Familiar with design controls and implantable devices.
  • Continuous improvement / sustaining engineering experience.
  • Previous work on U.S. class II or class III devices, class III preferred.
  • Design assurance / development quality experience a plus.
  • Experience working with nitinol a plus.
  • Experience working with mechanical devices a plus.
  • Working knowledge of the E.U. medical device regulation a plus.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer