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Mechanical Design Engineer
Ref No.: 18-20404
Location: Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Start Date / End Date: 05/01/2018 to 04/30/2020
Company: Artech Information Systems
Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Job ID: 18-20404
Location: Brooklyn Park, MN
Duration: 24 months
Position Description:
Primary Purpose
  • Responsible for the design, development, testing, and production of both new and existing medical devices.

Main Job Duties/Responsibilities
  • Develop and evaluate designs which meet defined product requirements and that are optimized for producibility, reliability, and overall cost to the business.
  • Verify the functionality of product design by developing design test methodology and specifications in order to ensure product designs meet applicable performance requirements.
  • Create project plans, tasks and deliverables in order to manage own time to meet project deadlines.
  • Handle troubleshooting and problem solving tasks related to assigned portion of design project.
  • Document and support decisions using engineering analysis and data.
  • Interface with vendors, manufacturing facilities and various internal groups to resolve design and manufacturability issues of new and existing products.
  • Observe surgery and interface with customers/cardiac surgeons.
  • Perform day-to-day job responsibilities in a U.S. and internationally regulated work environment.
Job Qualifications
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, BS Biomedical Engineering, or equivalent
  • 0-2 years of medical device engineering experience
  • Ability to work effectively within a multi-functional team environment
  • Provide creative solutions to unstructured problems
  • Familiar with the use of CAD systems (Pro/E, SolidWorks), FEA and DOE analysis
  • Frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, theories, concepts, and techniques to contribute
  • to completion of milestones associated with specific projects

  • MS in Mechanical Engineering, MS Biomed Engineering, or other related engineering discipline
  • 2-4 years of medical device engineering experience
  • An understanding of clinical/technical applications of surgical products and human anatomy
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand for prolonged periods; walk; and use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job involve normal vision and the use of optics, such as microscopes.
Rajiv Maruthi