BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Engineer I in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job ID: 2018-12230

Career Level: entry level

Relocation: Yes

Location: Salt Lake City,Utah,United States


This is an engineering position is on the Dialysis and CVC team. The engineer will work on developing new catheter designs or technology to help improve Dialysis and CVC treatments.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:

This position designs, develops and implements new products, processes, test methods and equipment for medical device development.

Essential job Functions:

  • Initiates new or revised documentation and tracks through appropriate approval cycles and implementation.

  • Maintains a professional working relationship with internal and external customer and support staff.

  • Participates and/or leads cross-functional teams.

  • Provides technical support on components, material methods, systems and equipment.

  • Develops physical and functional test requirements to ensure specifications and regulations are met.

  • Writes, reviews and approves protocols, reports and data.

  • Conducts testing outlined in protocols and test methods.

  • Executes validation studies on equipment and processes.

  • Conducts complaints investigations.

  • Understands and follows company procedures on regulatory requirements.

  • Participates in and provides input to training on department and division procedures, and policies.

  • Prepares and submits for approval requests for project funding. Participates in project planning, budgeting, scheduling and tracking.

  • Plans and coordinates engineering test builds.

  • Analyzes problems in design, process and test development.

  • Prepares and presents oral and written project updates and technical discussions.

  • Develops and implements procedures to provide easy to follow instructions.

  • Contribute to the Development and design of products and processes, performs tests, generates technical documents and analyzes problems under the general guidance of a supervisor, project leader, or senior professional.

  • Makes decisions that require choosing between limited options to address and solve moderately complex technical problems.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Sound knowledge of the product development process, engineering principles and concepts.

  • Ability to make and present engineering decisions.

  • Strong interpersonal skills.

  • Basic engineering cost analysis

  • Basic tooling and design and drafting knowledge

  • Analyze and optimize existing process and ability to create new processes

  • Create, analyze and optimize manufacturing and quality systems

  • Basic product, design & prototyping

  • Material science

  • Bioengineering principles

  • Ability to create and provide training

  • Basic Comparative statistics

  • Software application skills

  • Problem solving ability

  • Ability to create, review and coordinate test protocols and reports

  • Ability to generate engineering proposals

  • Oral and written presentation skills

  • Ability to work in cross functional teams

  • Understanding of regulatory environment

  • Understanding of Design/Development process

  • Understanding of External Standards, Design controls, and Quality controls

  • Ability to generate engineering proposals

  • Advanced product, design, & prototyping

  • Ability to develop and foster vendor relationships

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in a technical field (Engineering); MS Degree in Engineering

  • 2+ yrs for Bachelors in medical device or related industry; Minimum of 1 yr for Masters

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit and use hands to manipulate, handle or feel objects, tools, controls and office equipment. The employee frequently is required to talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel or crouch

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be in an open cubicle environment. Candidate must be able to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment. Bard Peripheral Vascular is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

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