R&D Engineer Sr. in Minneapolis, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 8/11/2018

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Sr. R&D Engineer Plymouth, MN (24-month contract)

Volt has partnered with a growing manufacturing company in search of a Sr. R&D Engineer! In this role, you will be responsible for providing technical support in the creation and the development of new medical device products (invasive and non-invasive). You will also be responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.

Responsibilities:

  1. Identify and initiate programs which result in innovative application of existing or new products or technologies.
  2. Conduct experiments and/or develop strategies for consideration that extend beyond known scientific and engineering precedents.
  3. Review technical documents/publications, attend professional meetings, and interface with suppliers/vendors.
  4. Provide advice, assistance and direction to project teams and management, when required to assist with problem recognition, review, and resolution.
  5. Serve as an advisor on technical acquisitions and new technology development teams.
  6. Mentor other employees when appropriate.
  7. Provides periodic communication updates to management on future business direction and problem resolution.
  8. Publishes scientific papers in professional journals contributing to the advancement of science.
  9. Research, develop, design, and evaluate mechanical and electro-mechanical materials, components, assemblies, processes and/or equipment.
  10. Conduct feasibility studies to verify capability and functionality.
  11. May have direct reports who assist in collecting data to support innovative

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree plus 12+ years of related work experience with a complete understanding of specified functional area, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience. **Advanced degree preferred

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer