Randstad Principal Engineer in Round Lake, Illinois

Principal Engineer

job details:

  • location:Round Lake, IL

  • salary:$40 - $50 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:146794

job description

Principal Engineer

Contract position: Medical device company is currently looking for a Principal Engineer in Round Lake IL. Will work on sustaining activities for disposable medical devices within R&D. This is a contract position expected to last 12 months, could be longer based on performance, possible temp to perm. Currently we are only looking for local candidates. Great Contractor Benefits! Apply Now!

Responsibilities for the Principal Engineer

  • Assist in the following aspects wherever transfer of equipment or processes takes place: Preparation of feasibility studies and design reviews, Identification and co-ordination of any necessary modifications, Validation of components transferred from remote plants, Installation and validation of molding equipment transferred from other plants

  • Design Verification and Validation are to be carried out in accordance with ISO Standards, CE Norms, country specific norms and Quality Manual.

  • Design Verification Testing is to be planned/executed based upon knowledge of materials, fluid dynamics and correct usage/applicability of available equipment.

  • Design with manufacturability in mind; leading his/her team through various development activities that would eventually allow a smooth design transfer to manufacturing.

  • Ensure that the right choices are being made with regards to material choice, overall set design and supplier selection within operation

  • The Principal R&D Engineer devises new approaches to complex problems through adaptations and modifications of standard technical principles

  • In order to keep up to date with procedures relating to product development the Principal R&D Engineer shall be expected to develop new products or sustain the existing product portfolio

  • Developing/sustaining a product in accordance with Quality and Regulatory standards

Requirements for the Principal Engineer

  • BS engineering

  • 5+ years medical device design experience

  • Experience with disposable medical devices in a regulated environment.

  • Experience with transfer to manufacturing activities

  • Extensive Design History File Experience

  • Effectively operate in and lead off-shore team with minimal oversight.


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