Associate R&D Engineer

Apex Life Sciences Goleta, CA

Seeking an entry level engineer for an R&D role at one of the world's largest medical device companies. In addition to having a 4 year engineering degree, all candidates must posses a high level of organization, a desire to learn and create, and excellent communication skills. All qualified applicants must send an up-to-date resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]. Be sure to reference job number 866660 in order to expedite consideration for the role.

This position has the responsibility and authority to, under minimal supervision, apply engineering principles to provide engineering support for new product design and development, existing product modifications, and/or process design, development and optimization and performance evaluation.
•Provides engineering support for the design of products, processes, tooling and/or equipment. Develops and tests prototypes from design specifications, defines processes to properly make and assemble the product and optimizes process.

Documentation and Systems:
•Assists to develops product and process verification and validation, technical justifications, test protocols, and reports in compliance with design control requirements. Writes and reviews technical documentation.

Project Management:
• Coordinates project activities including but not limited to: documentation, change orders, process design, product introduction, manufacturing procedures, scheduling, testing and production builds.

•Determines appropriate analytical method; analyzes technical data and trends of moderate complexity and reports information about products and processes to appropriate employees, as assigned.

•Identifies areas for improvement of manufacturing and lab tooling and technical processes in all project phases and recommends and implements changes. Provides production line support when required. Validates/verifies functionality of equipment and fixture operation as required.

•Identifies safety issues in the immediate work environment and other work areas and recommends solutions for improvement.

Continuous Learning:
•Reviews appropriate technical literature for necessary background on specific assignments.

•All activities must be performed in compliance with the Quality System.
•Performs duties in compliance with environmental, health and safety related site rules, policies or governmental regulations.
•All other duties as assigned.
•Travel requirement: 0%

• B.S. degree in Engineering, Physics, or Science

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 844-463-6178.