Job ID R-465938 Date posted 03/13/2023

Be part of something bigger at BD. Here, you’ll help us share our innovative solutions with more clinics, physicians, pharmacies and medical entities which will in turn benefit the health and well-being of people and patients all over the nation. It’s an exciting, challenging and rewarding role, but you’ll be working from a place of strength thanks to our trusted name, and the belief in our products that you’ll quickly develop. Here, you’ll be channeling all your sales skills and experience into one singular goal: advancing the world of health™. At BD, you can make a true difference of one.

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Are you a technical savvy individual that enjoys meeting new customers and challenges with an expertise in troubleshooting highly complex electrical mechanical systems or automated equipment? If so this opportunity may be right for you!

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We are the makers of possible

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health™ is our Purpose, and it’s no small feat. It takes the imagination and passion of all of us—from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year—to look at the impossible and find transformative solutions that turn dreams into possibilities.

We believe that the human element, across our global teams, is what allows us to continually evolve. Join us and discover an environment in which you’ll be supported to learn, grow and become your best self. Become a maker of possible with us.

BD Diagnostic is seeking a field-based Automation Service Engineer/Sr. Automation Service Engineer to provide on-site support in Denver, CO. This position is responsible for leading the success of the relationship with an assigned set of customers in order to achieve the goals and objectives identified by the customer and BD. The individual will be responsible for identifying, evaluating, resolving or advancing customer difficulties. In addition, the individual will act as customer advocate and liaison back into the BD organization. This position is also responsible for providing on-site support to BD Lab Automation customers, including installation, corrective maintenance, preventative maintenance, removals, and other support as needed.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Onsite support for install and service of complex diagnostic laboratory automation instrumentation with minimal direct supervision. Responds to emergency customer requests via dispatch by the Technical Service Center and finish the work you're doing in accordance with current ISO (International Organization for Standardization) and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) standards.

  • Provide clear, timely, and effective communications to customers about service expectations, estimated time of arrival, status of ongoing service activities, and service follow-up calls in support of BD Customer Experience (#CX) initiatives.

  • Applying techniques and analytical thinking skills to diagnose hardware/software issue, resolve corrective action, and complete system repair.

  • Upgrading systems to enable compatible software on all computers.

  • Ability to work independently diagnosing and solving with schematics, diagrams, service manuals and other user documentation.

  • Play an active role in the maintenance and implementation of service documentation, while regularly providing feedback to assist with improving efficiency of documentation within lab automation field service organization.

  • Finish the service documentation as required, or as requested by other business functions, in accordance with current GMP requirements.

  • Report and document all customer complaints in appropriate systems of record for resolution and investigation.

  • Lead trunk stock inventory within limits established by Recommended Spare Parts Inventory list.

  • Maintain all assigned calibrated test equipment and tools in good working condition and calibration dates.

  • Demonstrate good judgment in utilization of company credit card, while adhering to expense levels within the established business guidelines.

  • Maintain and use company vehicle as prescribed by fleet vehicle contractor requirements, including vehicle service maintenance, cleanliness, and organization at all times.

  • Finish the administrative requirements of the position within expected timeframes.

  • Provide on-call support per published schedules, or on short-notice, as required in support of business needs.

  • Maintain and demonstrate a professional appearance at all times.

  • Support an inclusive and diverse work environment.

  • Adhering to current regulatory requirements to include, but not limited to, HIPAA, OSHA, and FDA.

  • Must participate in vendor credentialing programs and finish the vendor credentialing requirements to gain and maintain access to customer facilities.

Minimum qualifications:


  • Bachelors of Science Degree in a technical field of study, preferred fields: Electrical/Electronics/Informatics/Mechatronics/Biomedical or 10+ years of confirmed experience as an equivalent.

  • Strong understanding of electronics, electro-mechanical devices (Mechatronics), PLCs, and pneumatics.

  • Intermediate knowledge of information systems networking architecture design and set up.

  • Intermediate understanding of computer software operating systems and the ability to speak with customer’s information technology personnel and lab leadership to schedule and complete routine software upgrades and maintenance.

  • Understanding of basic computer security concepts and standard methodologies.

  • Proficient in performing software installations and upgrades.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Outstanding customer service and soft skills.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Good problem-solving and critical thinking skills

  • Must possess and maintain a valid state-issued driver's license with at least 3 years of driving history and meet BD's auto safety standards.

  • Ability to work flexible hours throughout the work week while traveling to various US Customer locations.

  • Must be available for work on call as needed and be flexible to meet business needs.

  • Flexibility to travel up to 50% of time outside of home geographic area, based upon business needs.

  • Ability to lift up to 30lbs frequently and up to 70lbs infrequently

  • Ability to handle standing, bending and stooping over a prolonged period of time (up to 10 hours)

  • Ability to push/pull materials up to 100lbs

  • Adhere to all PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) standards/guidelines required by company policy.


  • Expertise in Robotics

  • 10+ years of experience in a technical field demonstrating: installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of highly sophisticated instrumentation.

  • Knowledge of Lab Information Systems (LIS) and database management.

  • A+, Microsoft or Cisco accreditation advantageous.

For certain roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

Why Join Us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that encourages you to bring your authentic self to work. It’s also a place where we help each other be excellent, we do what’s right, we hold each other accountable, and learn and improve every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and exciting culture. You will have the opportunity to help shape the trajectory of BD while leaving a legacy at the same time. And through the organization’s investment in BD University, you will continually level up your tech skills and expertise.

To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the creativity and aim to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you’ll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.

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USA MD - Sparks - 7 Loveton Circle

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Salary ranges have been implemented to reward associates fairly and competitively, as well as to support recognition of associates’ progress, ranging from entry level to experts in their field, and talent mobility. There are many factors, such as location, that contribute to the range displayed. The salary offered to a successful candidate is based on experience, education, skills, and actual work location. Salary ranges may vary for Field-based and Remote roles.

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$26.60 - $41.20

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