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Product Development Engineer for Global Products (Liquid Handling)

    • Job Tracking ID: 512241-737212
    • Job Location: Billerica, MA
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: July 17, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • SAP Category: Engineers
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Job Description:

Responsible for product design and fulfillment of product specifications according Festo NEP development process for global products within the liquid handling market; develop innovative and cost-effective designs for manufacturing products that can be scaled up for cost reduction and high volume production; carry ideas and projects from early concept all the way through manufacturing; perform detailed project planning and documentation of each product development phase; build and test prototype designs for proof of concept; develop solutions to design problems through application of engineering principles and empirical methods; solicit design input from physicians, marketing and other stakeholders to develop new concepts; utilize the change management process to manage documentation and product changes. This position is based in Billerica, Massachusetts.



Experience and Skills:

  • Required:  Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and three years of experience as a Product Development Engineer for Global Products (Liquid Handling).  In addition, the following specific skills or requirements are required:

    • 3 years of experience with computer modeling techniques;
    • 3 years of experience with polymeric materials and manufacturing techniques, specifically injection molding, extrusion and diffusion bonding;
    • 3 years of experience with factory automation technology, liquid handling systems and fluid dynamics;
    • 3 years of experience with manufacturing and process development activities such as qualification, validation, design of experiments, FMEA and design for manufacturing;
    • 3 years of experience with technology concepts, technical standards and methodologies in liquid handling, factory automation;
    • Domestic and/or international travel required 10% of the time; and,
    • Background check and/or pre-employment drug screening is required.

This is a full-time position (40 hours/week), $100,984 per year.  Qualified U.S. workers are encouraged to apply for this position.   Please send cover letter and resume, including job history to: Neil Friedberg, Human Resources Director at 1377 Motor Parkway, Islandia, New York, 11749 .  Festo Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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