Product Development Technician

The Product Development Technician role is a diverse and cross-functional role. They are responsible for the following essential duties:

Product Development and Building

  • Design, prototype, and test catheters and sub-assemblies to meet product objectives, including tooling, test stations and fixtures.
  • Contribute to the design and development of new catheters and minimally invasive products, under the direction of R&D engineers.
  • Assist in writing procedures, specifications, and reports.
  • Utilize established mathematical and scientific techniques to compile and analyze data with common analytical software such as Excel or Distribution Analyzer.  
  • Apply both technical intuition and analytical rigor and constructively provide critical technical assessment of their own and other’s work.
  • Cross-train other team members when required.
  • Perform duties in accordance with established procedures, including good documentation practices.
  • Interact with internal teams to explore, troubleshoot and improve designs, fabrication processes and procedures.
  • Create 3D models of products, components, and tools, as needed.
  • Print prototypes and tools on 3D printer.
  • Performs other duties as needed.

Operations Support

  • Assembles product in a production environment in the cleanroom and in the lab, as directed by his/her manager.
  • Perform preventive equipment maintenance tasks as directed by operations.
  • Perform other routine operations functions as directed by operations.
  • Perform weekly Product Processing Area cleaning as well as keeping daily lab tidiness and cleanliness.
  • Assist in managing the inventory control system.
  • Assist in performing receiving activities.  
  • Creates and performs calibration procedures for in-house calibration activities, as directed by engineering.

The ideal candidate will possess the following Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

  • 2+ years of work experience in the medical device industry.
  • Experience with ISO13485, and FDA 21 cfr part 820.
  • Proficient computer skills (MS Office, Excel).
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. Must be detail oriented and able to work in dependently.