Ready to make a difference by utilizing your talents? Join a team driven by a mission to help patients, and a culture focused on developing medical device and diagnostic solutions.

Surmodics is pursuing highly differentiated medical devices that are designed to address unmet clinical needs and engineered to the most demanding requirements. This key growth strategy leverages the combination of the Company’s expertise in proprietary surface technologies, along with enhanced device design, development and manufacturing capabilities. The Company mission remains to improve the detection and treatment of disease.

The Process Development Engineer 2 will primarily focus on process development, characterization, and optimization for product performance and manufacturability. 

Responsibilities

Conducts laboratory experiments to support Operations and R&D projects (70%)

  • Executes hands-on work under general direction of team members
  • Develops new processes and techniques with some supervision
  • Develops qualification and test protocols and executes experiments
  • Uses software tools for data analysis and performs statistical analysis of data
  • Evaluates and interprets experimental results in laboratory notebooks or written reports
  • Evaluates purchase of equipment and qualification strategy
  • Collaborates with other technical groups and participates on technical teams

Communicates results, progress, and issues to project teams and supervisor (20%)

  • Maintains complete, organized, and up-to-date laboratory records
  • Verbally reports results and experimental issues to colleagues and supervisor
  • Prepares and presents oral and written reports

Maintains an efficient and organized laboratory environment (10%)

  • Maintains laboratory supplies
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and documents maintenance activities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 2+ years’ experience in process engineering. Medical device industry preferred
  • Ability to apply analytical skills and scientific technical principles in problem solving and development
  • Demonstrated computer skills preferably spreadsheets, word processing, database and other applicable software programs
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills and the ability to work effectively as a team member

Surmodics offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, including a bonus program, 401(k) with employer match, employee stock purchase plan and stock options.

Surmodics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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