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Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - R&D

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Fremont, CA
$165,000 - $175,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Oct 12, 2018
Job ID
Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - R&D
Fremont, CA

Summary of the Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - R&D:
Sr. level Principal Mechanical Engineer with strong medical device design and development experience is required to act as a Technical leader and provide work direction to engineers across multiple programs for one of our clients in California. This is a long-term Fortune 500 client of ours who has engaged us to locate team members to be part of their advanced development projects. They develop cutting-edge applications that will change their industry. If you have strong technical leadership along with medical device design and development experience, then this position is well suited to you.

Responsibilities of the Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - R&D:
  • Lead a team of Engineers and train them and provide work direction across multiple programs.
  • Work with physician customers to ensure that their needs are satisfied
  • Work with cross-functional departments to drive product development
  • Provide end to end product development exposure which includes needs finding, concept development, product development within design control, manufacturing transfer, commercial launch and clinical trial support
  • Work with doctors on multi-year research project

Qualifications of the Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - R&D:
  • BS in engineering or any other technical degree, biomedical preferred. MS/Ph.D/Advanced degree preferred 
  • At least 7 years of experience with medical device design and development
  • Experience of cardiology, drug delivery stents, concept to launch or midway to launch, submitting to FDA is required.
  • Any implants experience with coating or vascular
  • Experience with Mechanical stuff such as design, concept creation, prototypes, launch etc. or polymer chemistry, materials experience
  • Clinical sophistication is needed to work with doctors on multi-year research project
  • Research Background/ PhD or Industry experience with medical device background
  • Previous Leadership/Team management experience.

Compensation of the Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer - R&D:
Salary Commensurate: 165K to 175K/Year, as per the experience

Location: Fremont, CA
Type:  Direct
Travel:  Up to 25%
Relocation Assistance:  Yes
Visa Sponsorship:  Transfers only, NO OPT or F1 Student VISA's will be considered
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Knowledge of the following areas will be helpful - Leader, Manager, Mentor, mechanical, materials, polymer, chemistry, biomedical, medical, pharma, cardiology, stents, implants, coating, implant, FDA, "Premarket approval", PMA, "clinical sophistication", vascular