New Products Engineer

Reference Number: 110518alm
Location: Chattanooga, TN

New Products Engineer
Chattanooga, TN

Our client is a very well established US based manufacturing company, which has been experiencing consistent growth and stability for the last several years. In this role, you’ll lead the introduction and development of new products, which will include the design, development and process improvement of medical products, employing good design practices, including design for Six Sigma and Failure Mode and Effect Analysis. As the champion for New Product Development, you’ll coordinate between Sales Reps, Application Engineering and Manufacturing. You’ll be responsible for resolving bottlenecks affecting production in introducing new products and providing engineering support of new products as they advance into production. This will require providing Project Management and Technical Guidance for a variety of cross-functional activities from project initiation to completion. 

The knowledge and experience we’re looking for will require:

  • BSME Degree or BS in Plastics Engineering,
  • + 5 yrs engineering experience as described above in a medical products manufacturing environment.
  • Plastic Extrusion experience preferred.
  • You must have a strong knowledge of requirements for ISO 9000, ISO 13485 and a working knowledge of ISO 14971 would be a plus.
  • SolidWorks knowledge a plus and you must have a strong Statistical Analysis background and be familiar with Minitab and DOE’s.

Relo assistance is available. Excellent health care, 401k and group benefits. Salary commiserate with experience. Client is not willing to sponsor a US Work Visa - including OPT.