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Staff Mechanical (Fluidics) Engineer

Newark, Delaware
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Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 222710
Primary Location: United States-Delaware-Newark
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.

 With 45,000 employees Siemens Healthineers is one of the world’s largest suppliers of technology to the healthcare industry and a leader in medical imaging, laboratory diagnostics and healthcare IT. All supported by a comprehensive portfolio of clinical consulting, training, and services available across the globe and tailored to customers’ needs. So that more people can have a life that is longer, richer, and more filled with happiness.

 For more information, please visit:  http://www.usa.siemens.com/healthineers


Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION

 
Position Title:              Mechanical (Fluidics) Staff Engineer
Department:                Design Engineering
Location:                     Newark, DE
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Position Summary
 
The Staff Mechanical Fluidics Engineer will provide high quality engineering expertise for Fluidics Engineering design and development projects within Laboratory Diagnostics (LD), Global Engineering Organization (GEO) for Siemens Healthineers, Inc. Laboratory Diagnostics develops automated medical devices for analyzing patient blood samples. Fluidics Engineering includes development of automated systems to transfer and meter precise liquid volumes of patient sample and reagents, bulk fluid handling and transfer, thermal control of fluids, liquid mixing, component washing, and instrument waste stream handling.
 
This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and 7+ years of experience in related Engineering activities. Expertise in fluidics/fluid dynamics is a plus.
 
Essential Job Functions
 
The person in this position responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
 
  • Responsible for quality, timeliness and costs-effectiveness of Fluidics Engineering designs for development projects within LD GEO.
  • Actively participates in identification of potential technical problems and provides effective solutions by application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, and processes; display original thinking in applying principles, theories, and concepts on a wide range of problems within the field of Fluidics Engineering. 
  • Works closely with Mechatronic, Systems, Electrical, Controls, Structural, Thermal, and Software Applications Engineers as well as with Reliability, Test, Manufacturing, and Service Engineers on full integration of Fluidics Engineering into product development.
  • Responsible for timely and high quality documentation of design progress, preparation and execution of technical reviews.
  • Actively participate in continuous improvement efforts for the Fluidics Engineering function, contributes to development and administration of Process, Practice and Procedures (PPPs) in the area of Fluidics Engineering.
  • Applies best practice and appropriate tool usage in actual daily practice.
  • Responsible for quality of deliverables to manufacturing.
  • Appropriately document designs, activities, and knowledge growth to meet project, organization, and regulatory needs.
  • Works with external vendors in close cooperation with LD supply chain management.
  • Travels as required by cross-site product development.
 
Critical Competencies
 
  • Demonstrated understanding of mechanical design and product development for robust performance with minimized cost and high manufacturability.
  • Great oral and written presentation skills. The ability to communicate work progress in a manner leading to establishment of credibility with senior leadership.
     
  • Experience of working with vendors to fabricate prototype and production parts and tooling.
  • Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Experience spanning all phases of product development from concept creation through commercialization
     
     
    Education/Qualifications
     
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 7+ years of experience
  • Experience in product development for Medical/Pharmaceutical/Aerospace/Automotive  industry is a plus.
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