Materials Engineer

 
Location: Mounds View, Minnesota
Posted On: 4/20/2017
Job Code: MATE_MN2128
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Category:IT code:new HBR
 
Job Description
 
POSITION DESCRIPTION:
The individual in this position will provide problem solving, materials laboratory testing and data analysis in support of new and existing biomedical devices and systems. This person will work under minimal supervision solving technical problems across the Cardiac Rhythm and Heart Failure business unit with an emphasis on polymeric materials, bio-interfaces, adhesion and adhesives, various testing (chemical, physical, and microscopic), and data analysis.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:
Execute hands-on laboratory work and technical analysis with minimal supervision
Provide input regarding test observations and data analysis
Support released product activities, supporting regulatory submissions and bio-compatibility analysis
Develop methods for testing medical devices, components, and materials
Communicate results and strategies via detailed technical documents and presentations
Participate in the analysis of technical issues and the development of recommendations for project decisions and actions
Participate in returned product and test failure analysis investigations

REQUIRED EDUCATION:
Bachelor's degree in materials science with 4-6 years of relevant work experience or, An advanced degree with 2+ years of relevant work experience

REQUIRED YEARS OF EXPERIENCE:
2+ years

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE: Needs to be objective and relevant
Materials Science knowledge with an emphasis on materials testing, microscopy, processing, and analysis
Materials Science knowledge in polymers, adhesion, and adhesives
Knowledge of MS applications (Excel, Word, Outlook)

DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Experience in a regulated industry
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work well in a team environment
The ability to work well under pressure
The ability to evaluate, prioritize and manage multiple activities
The flexibility to adjust work objectives to ensure the overall goals are met
Demonstrated problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to correlate material properties with product performance and predict various failure modes
Category:IT  code:new
 
 
Job Requirements
 
 
MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS Word, Data Analysis
 

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Recruiter
Ebrahim Sayarwala
 
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