BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Sr. Staff Manufacturing Engineer, New Product Development in Andover, Massachusetts
Job Description Summary
The BD Diabetes Care Central Engineering Group is looking for an experienced Sr. Staff Manufacturing Engineer to join our team. The technical expert and leader will play a critical role in building the manufacturing strategy, implementing new processes, conducting process improvement, and delivering manufacturing advancement projects. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of excellence and passion for developing new products/processes within the medical device industry. A key element of this experience is in leading cross-functional manufacturing engineering projects and inspiring collaboration throughout the organization.
The Sr. Staff Manufacturing Engineer, New Product Development, willfunction as an individual contributor and subject matter expert;leading the development and implementation of manufacturing process technologies for the Diabetes Care family of products. This talented and passionate individual will be responsible for delivering innovative and practical manufacturing solutions that support various product development road maps. In addition to technical expertise, the Sr. Staff Manufacturing Engineer will bring strong leadership and team building skills fostering an environment of growth and personal development as a mentor.
Focus for this role will be on manufacturing process development, leading design of manufacturing methods and fixtures, automation process development with third-party vendors, and coordination of the test method development as an R&D liaison with design transfer. The Sr. Staff Manufacturing Engineer will deliver DFM analysis, develop manufacturing specifications, first-of-type semi and fully automated manufacturing equipment, conduct Make vs. Buy assessments, and transition processes into production.
Key Elements of this Role Include:
Oversees the development of production and process control information, prepares technical analysis, recommends manufacturing methods and processes required to meet design objectives on new or improved products and/or processes.
Drive Design for Manufacturing/Assembly (DFM/A) activities and process specification definition throughout product development lifecycle.
Responsible for design and characterization of prototype equipment and pilot processes in support of manufacturing scale-up.
Support identification and qualification of suppliers for specialty materials, finished goods, and equipment.
Manage external OEM vendors to stringent timelines and capability requirements.
Oversee internal and external resources, in the development of manual / semi-automated / full-automated processes for product assembly.
Works with globally located and cross functional teams at business unit and plant level to achieve project goals.
Support root cause investigations and manufacturing process improvements.
Support 3D modeling and tolerance analysis of complex electro-mechanical systems.
Support/perform design reviews, FMEA’s, risk / hazard analysis & establishing technical requirements.
Education : B.S. degree in Mechanical, Biomedical, or related Engineering discipline is required. Masters' degree or MBA preferred.
Experience : minimum of 15 years relevant experience, in the fields of process and project engineering supporting new product development and delivering new manufacturing processes within the medical device industry.
BD and Covid-19: To ensure the safety of our associates, BD supports remote work where possible. This position is based in the listed location, but is temporarily remote-based due to Covid-19. Any offer of employment is contingent upon the candidate reporting to work at the site if/when associates are requested to return to the workplace.
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.
Primary Work LocationUSA NJ - Franklin Lakes
Additional LocationsUSA MA - Andover
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.