Plans, schedules and coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope. Plans and conducts work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria. Devises new approaches to problems encountered and applies a research approach to the solution of a wide variety of engineering problems; Supervises the execution and conduct of an engineering section of modest size within a technical department; Authority of position is that required to carry out assigned duties, except where expressly reserved by the Engineering management personnel or IL Corporate /Divisional Policy. Primarily works independently with instructions as to the general results expected. Receives guidance on unusual and complex problems and prior approval on proposed plans of operation.
Key Accountabilities: • Designs and evaluates sophisticated apparatus • Designs and performs critical experiments and/or engineering studies • Coordinates various related engineering tasks • Evaluates components and/or apparatus with respect to suitability and cost • Investigates and develops sources of non-standard materials • Resolves conflicting design requirements • Contacts sources of information and/or equipment both outside and in-house • Translates the demands of the project or programs into specific engineering tasks • Prepares and is accountable for schedules for assigned tasks • Maintains and increase technical competence in his/her field • Assists others in his/her section to increase their technical competence as the opportunity presents itself • Prepares reports, technical memoranda, technical proposals, and notebooks • May prepare technical papers for publication or present technical papers before professional association meetings • Represents the Company to outside organizations in his/her own area of competence • Maintains a good engineering notebook and be sensitive to patentable designs • Supervises as assigned personnel in classifications below that of Senior Engineer • Performs other duties as assigned
Budget managed (if applicable) • N/A
Internal Networking/Key relationships • May assist Engineering management in overall program planning • Works closely with all other Engineers and technicians • Based on project needs
Skills & Capabilities: • Technical Learning, Functional/Technical Skills, Developing Direct Reports, Written Communications
Min Knowledge & Experience required for the position: • Requires a B.S. in Engineering and at least 8 years of experience or an M.S. Degree and at least 6 years of experience. Experience in design and development of medical instrumentation preferred.
International Mobility: Required: no
Travel requirements: • <5% of time
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Founded in 1959, Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) is a global leader in the development, manufacturing and distribution of diagnostic solutions for Critical Care, Hemostasis and Patient Blood Management testing in hospitals, at the point-of-care and in the laboratory. Our success comes from a specific focus in these rapidly evolving diagnos...tic areas, our commitment to customers, and our dedication to innovation and quality. We’re passionate about providing medical professionals the most valuable and complete solutions to enhance patient care.
As an integral part of Werfen, a global healthcare company dedicated to delivering the highest quality in vitro diagnostic products, IL is supported by significant resources, outstanding scientific expertise and a tremendous knowledge base. IL is headquartered in Bedford, MA, USA.