BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) R&D Engineering Technician II in Tempe, Arizona

Job ID: 2018-11615

Career Level: experienced

Division: Bard Peripheral Vascular

Relocation: No

Location: Tempe,Arizona,United States


Becton, Dickinson Interventional (BDI) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 65,000 people across 50 countries around the world. Founded more than 100 years ago, BDI pioneered many devices that are cornerstones of modern healthcare. BD - PI is the vascular division within BDI and focusses on interventional products for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), end stage renal disease (ESRD), and Cancer.

We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness, respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded.


Be Your Best at BD-PI – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:

This position assists with engineering activities and performs tasks associated with those activities.

Essential job Functions:

  1. Generate formal test protocols and reports.

  2. Executes test protocols and procedures. Sets up and operates test equipment and records measurements.

  3. Maintains accurate data and assists with analysis.

  4. Provides process/test method training to manufacturing/QC personnel and other technicians.

  5. Develops and maintains a working knowledge of BPV policies and procedures, ISO and FDA requirements.

  6. Generates, expedites and tracks Development Builds.

  7. Assists in conceptual input to the design of fixtures, tooling and equipment, as well as assists with recommendation, specification and procurement of capital equipment.

  8. Responsible for assisting in the development, implementation and continuous improvement of processes and equipment to produce products that meet customer requirements that are cost effective.

  9. Responsible for assisting in system assurance including documentation, testing and inspection, product and process development, and non-conforming product investigations. Will assist in the support of Manufacturing, New Product Development and Regulatory to ensure systems are in compliance with all internal and external guidelines.

  10. Responsible for assisting in concept generation, design, development and evaluation of new products, materials and technologies.

Additional Desirable Qualifications Skills and Knowledge:

  1. Proficiency in personal computers required.

  2. Ability to enter data in Minitab and/or Microsoft Project and/or

  3. Ability to read and understand CAD drawings (e.g. Solidworks).

  4. Interpret and understand geometric tolerancy.

  5. Ability to analyze and evaluate data and recommend actions.

  6. Ability to write technical reports/protocols.

  7. Ability to coordinate test protocols.

  8. Ability to design (fixture, equipment and testing).

  9. Ability to train lower level technicians and floor operators.

  10. Ability to work with little supervision.

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