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Engineer, Sr Packaging & Labeling

East Walpole, Massachusetts

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Siemens Healthineers
Business Unit: Laboratory Diagnostics
Requisition Number: 229123
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-East Walpole
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%

Division Description:

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.

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Job Description:

At Siemens Healthineers, we are passionate about enabling healthcare professionals to deliver high quality patient care, and to do so affordably.  A leading global healthcare company, Siemens Healthineers continues to strengthen our portfolio of medical imaging and laboratory diagnostics, while adding new offerings such as managed services, consulting, and healthcare IT services – as well as further technologies in the growing market for therapeutic and molecular diagnostics.


Siemens Healthineers develops innovations that support better patient outcomes with greater efficiencies, giving providers the confidence they need to meet the clinical, operational and financial challenges of a changing healthcare landscape.






  • This position reports to the Sr. Manager of Engineering for the Strategic Reagents Manufacturing Projects Group

  • The Engineering group is responsible for all custom process equipment.  The scope of work for each piece of equipment includes Requirements Definition, Procurement, Fabrication, Validation, and Change Management.

  • We are currently supporting a major plant expansion at Walpole MA, and construction of a new Manufacturing plant in China. 

  • This position is be based out of Walpole, MA



  • Lead the Packaging and Labeling scope for the China project. 

    • Translate Product based packaging needs into requirements.  Interface with packaging suppliers to provide cost effective, reliable packaging solutions that align with packaging equipment and processes.  Provide packaging specifications and conduct verification activities demonstrating packaging will meet intended use.

    • Review & approve construction drawings for labels and packaging materials

    • Support the Labeling Element team in the development of all component and kit labels.  Influence the Design for Manufacturability, to ensure capability to print and inspect at speeds up to 3,000 per hour.

    • Support the Validation of assay-specific label templates and transfer to the China plant.

    • Support the Validation of kit packaging, to include ISTA shock & vibration testing

    • Support development and printing of labels for materials to be supplied from Walpole to the China plant



  • As a Senior Engineer, this position performs moderate tasks and functions in the specific Engineering field.  Identifies and resolves more complex problems and applies problem solving skills in order to deal with most situations.

  • Demonstrates and applies a broad knowledge of Engineering field of specialization through successful completion of moderately complex assignments.  Successfully applies complex knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular areas of specialization.  Demonstrates knowledge of organization's business practices and issues.

  • Provides general guidance or train lower level support staff



    • Experience working in regulated industry such as ISO 9000, cGMP.  Preferably in the Pharmaceutical or Life Science Industry.

    • Experience with high-speed label printing and vision system technologies.  Preferably for bilingual printing.

    • Experience with the design of packaging & labeling.  Preferably with strong skills in Design for Manufacturability and in standardizing packaging configurations across multiple product lines.

    • Experience with CAD, preferably AutoCAD and SolidWorks

    • Experience in generating and executing validation protocols



  • BS in Mechanical, Electrical, or Controls Engineering



  • Typically 5-8 years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of key responsibilities and knowledge



  • 10-20% international travel is anticipated to support training and knowledge transfer from Walpole to the China plant

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