Design Assurance Engineer

  • Maple Grove, MN
  • Posted 36 days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
USD 40.00 - 50.00 per hour
Full Time


Design of experiments
Payment card industry
Internal communications
Integrated circuit
Design controls
Cost reduction
Cross-functional team
Risk management
Root cause analysis
Regulatory Compliance
Mechanical engineering
Biomedical engineering
Product development
Medical devices
Problem solving
IT service management
Oracle Application Express

Job Details

Job#: 2033615

Job Description:
Design Assurance Engineer
Pay: 40-50/hour (flexible DOE)

About the role:
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Design Quality (or Design Assurance) Engineer supporting percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) single use devices (SUD) within the Interventional Cardiology (IC) division. This position supports a major product category with high visibility which will provide the right candidate with excellent growth potential and product development experience. This role will apply the directives of design controls supporting product development, design changes, regulatory and standards compliance, corrective and preventive actions, identifying improvements for manufacturability and cost-reduction efforts. They are responsible for maintaining a strong collaborative partnership with cross-functional team members that facilitates organizational success by protecting patient/user safety and meeting business needs.
Your responsibilities include:
  • Support the execution and documentation of Design Validation & Verification and Usability activities.
  • Apply sound, systematic problem-solving methodologies in identifying, prioritizing, communicating, and resolving quality issues.
  • Work within a cross-functional team to identify and implement effective controls and support product development from concept through commercialization.
  • Develop, update, and maintain Design History File and Design Input / Output documentation (Product Specification and Component Specifications).
  • Update and maintain product risk management tools (i.e. Hazard Analysis, Fault Tree, FMEAs).
  • Lead and support cross-functional root-cause analysis investigation and resolution activities
  • Evaluate and support design test and inspection method development, and lead method validation activities
  • Support regulatory submissions to notified bodies.
  • Demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures.
What we're looking for:
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or related field of study
  • 3+ years of experience in design assurance, quality, new product development, or related medical device / regulated industry experience
  • Problem solver, capable of facilitating the problem-solving process
  • Adaptable and effective collaborator in a team environment and in self-directed work
  • Strong communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment
  • Demonstrated use of Quality tools/methodologies

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