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Principal Engineer

Saint Paul, MN

Posted 12 days ago

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Job Description

Title:  Principal Engineer

Location: Saint Paul, MN

ID: 19-00527


Job Description
Extensive product development experience board based expertise.

Displays standard engineering principles to resolve difficult problems, from conception to final design with team input.

Plans, schedules and leads project assignments in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of various engineering techniques, procedures and criteria with minimal guidance
With minimal guidance, schedules and leads a team through the planning and execution of a smaller project or defined piece of a larger project.

This includes constructing detailed, accurate project schedules, interfacing with development groups and technical support groups.
Devises new approaches to complex problems through adaptations and modifications of standard technical principles.
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
Supervises/coordinates an engineer and/or technicians on assigned work.

Job Requirements

Education / Experience:
B.S. in Engineering (discipline: Bio-mechanical, Biomedical preferred)
5 - 8 years recent and relevant work experience in a medical or regulated industry
Experienced with all typical software tools (MS Office Suite, Minitab, CAD SW – prefer SolidWorks).

“Medical device design experience" attribute, most everything else falls under that experience set.
 These engineers will be working on remediation for a mechanical product (no tissue experience required).
Key things to look for on resumes for these roles:
Medical device design experience required
Principal engineer – think of the Systems Engineer attributes I described in our conversation
Software skills - sticking with common office tools; data analysis is a good question, but that should fall out as very common to any engineer
Education: Bachelor's degree or higher in Biomechanical, Mechanical or similar engineering discipline (experience level depends on the position of course)
Design control documentation (particularly for Design History Files, Risk Management Files and for regulatory submission)
Design change control experience
Strong organization & leadership skills
Strong written and oral communication skills
Strong individual contributor (“I" not “we" roles… in a team environment)

Interview platform: phone followed by onsite

Physical Demands
• Regular attendance is necessary to perform the essential functions of the job.
• Sedentary work, lifting a maximum of 20 pounds; walking / standing occasionally.

Working Environment
• Normal office working conditions: computer, phone, files, fax, copier.


Bhavana. S | Recruiter

Sunrise Systems Inc.

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