R&D Engineer in Westford, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/1/2019

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R&D Engineer (12-month contract)

Westford, MA

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


  • 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. 8. 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.


  • 0-6 years of related work experience with a complete understanding of specified functional area
  • Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and work experience¬†
  • Be pro-active in problem solving.
  • Promote a positive work environment both in the office and on the floor.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer