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Manufacturing Engineer
Ref No.: 18-49033
Location: Raynham, Massachusetts
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Experience Level: 8 Years
Start Date: 07/13/2018
 Must have skills: 
  • A Bachelor's in mechanical engineering degree   
  • minimum of 6 years & Max of 20yrs of experience in manufacturing, operations, or supply chain environment is required. Medical device Exp Min 4yrs
  • Knowledge in the application of Design for Manufacturing (DFM), including industry best practices and experience in applying DFM to new product designs 
  • Experience in Laser Validation/Marking, Passivation, Heat Treatment, Metals/Material properties, Six Sigma, Welding classification technique 
  • Experience using process improvement techniques such as Six Sigma and lean manufacturing 
  • Proficient ability to read and interpret engineering drawings / GD&T
  • Experience in process validations 
  • Experience working with an integrated cross-functional new product development team is required
Good to have skills* 
  • Advanced degree is preferred.
  • Experience working in medical device or regulated industry is preferred.
Key responsibilities* 
  • Collaborating with R&D Engineers in developing new product designs within a cross-functional team environment, specifically to develop innovative manufacturing solutions for Spinal implantable devices and reusable instruments 
  • Responsible for establishing the relationship between product design features & the selected methods required to manufacture the product 
  • Provide detailed assessments and critical Design for manufacturing review of engineering designs/drawings of components and assemblies 
  • Assess the design intent, manufacturability, proper dimensioning and tolerancing of components and assemblies to allow product to transition into the manufacturing environment 
  • Manage the manufacturing of prototypes used in NPD, including selecting the most appropriate prototype methods and executing prototype development to support new product design trials 
  • Complete financial estimates of component and assembly Cost of Goods Sold.  Provide analysis and recommendations for feature and manufacturing cost tradeoffs during the design phase of new products
  • Develop comprehensive, cost effective manufacturing strategies, including supplier selection, to drive product team decisions on sourcing to achieve cost and time target