Product Development Engineer

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A leading company in the medical device industry is currently seeking a Product Development Engineer to join their team. For the right candidate, this is a fantastic opportunity with great growth prospects. Details:

1) Design and develop new medical products to meet customer requirements within scope (e.g. performance and quality), schedule (e.g. on time delivery) and budget (e.g. price) constraints
2) Develop design solutions to complex technical problems where analysis of data requires an in-depth evaluation of many factors which require use of ingenuity and creativity
3) Perform work under general supervision on multiple NPI projects
4) Exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment
5) Provide leadership, periodic consulting and training for less experienced team members
6) Lead initial technical reviews and cost estimation analysis of new products to support quote generation
7) Translate customer's product requirements into achievable product specifications and design features
8) Lead FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis) and risk analysis reviews on NPI (New Product Introduction) products
9) Lead a series of cross-functional design reviews throughout the NPI process
10) Document product development progress conforming to operating procedures of the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) phase-gate system


  • 1) University degree is required (preference will be given to those with degree in relevant field, though all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply)
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the medical device industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to people have recent experience in product development engineering

    Our client is seeking an enthusiastic individual who can bring added value and a new approach to their business. If you believe this is a challenge you can be successful at, please apply ASAP.


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Seniority Level:
Experienced - Not Management
Preferred Industry Background:
Managing a team of:
Required Travel:

Base Salary:
Other Compensation:
A superb base salary and bonus structure are available; compensation is commensurate with experience and will be discussed with qualified candidates only.