Job ID R-393123 Date posted 08/24/2021

Be part of something bigger at BD. Here, you’ll join a driven, agile engineering team working in a startup-like environment that has the backing and resources of a Fortune 500 company. In engineering, you could be involved in everything from operations, production and construction to information technology and maintenance environments, all while analyzing and developing solutions to further our engineering capabilities. You’ll use your talent and track record of solving complex problems to achieve one singular goal: advancing the world of health™. At BD, you can make a true difference of one.

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Be part of something bigger!
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. 
As a member of the BD Pharmaceutical - Advanced Drug Delivery Solutions (ADDS) business, you will have the outstanding opportunity to play a vital role in the rapid scale-up of an exciting new business platform that will be a key contributor to BD’s future growth. Our mission is to become an extraordinary, customer focused organization that will have a significant impact in improving how patients receive drugs for their chronic conditions. If you're interested in being a part of an established and capable team that develops and commercializes molding and manufacturing cells for ADDS products, read on...

About the role:

Reporting to Operations, the successful candidate will provide Assembly expertise and other Engineering support for the ADDS Platform products and other platforms. Primarily supports new product introductions by working closely with R&D, manufacturing plants, and outside Vendors to implement manufacturing technologies!

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborate with R&D, Quality, and all parties related to our manufacturing processes and handles outside equipment vendor to ensure successful product launches

  • Assesses new product designs, ensuring part designs can be assembled economically. Performs Design for Assembly & Scale-ability assessments (DFA)

  • Communicates, coordinates, and executes Assembly Equipment design activities and process development activities including validation.

  • Supports Design, Build, Debug, Deployment and Validation of new Automation Equipment

  • Able to mentor and counsel assistants and team members in the area of proper manufacturability of high volume medical products

  • Develops project plans and executes within budget constraints. Manages assigned projects, using project management tools, providing accurate tracking

  • Makes recommendations and supports the transfer of manufacturing processes, equipment and technology across PS manufacturing plants, external supply partners, and their customers

  • Provides technical support in the assessment and assignment of a product or product line to customer manufacturing plants

  • Ensuring that a methodical and meticulous approach is followed in process and equipment development, including feasibility and Proof of Principal work, risk assessment and analysis, appropriate use of Six Sigma methodologies, and effective documentation.

  • Up to 20% travel required, both domestic and international.

Education and experience required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or related technical subject area is required

  • 3 or more years of proven experience running Assembly related projects and/or equipment. Incumbent’s history should cover process flow and equipment process development

Preferred Skills:

  • Proven track record of making changes to part design for manufacturability

  • Demonstrated leadership as an Assembly Engineer lead within a multi-functional group with direct responsibility driving successful project outcomes

  • Proficiency in the use of computer applications including Excel, MS Word, 3D Modeling and drafting software (e.g. Solidworks), Microsoft Project, and Minitab. Ability to interpret, edit and correct part drawings

  • Experience working with 3rd party vendors, suppliers, writing equipment specifications, and writing operating procedures

  • Experience in developing and executing acceptance test and validation testing protocols

  • Important to understand the DOE process and creation while demonstrating strong analytical and empirical skills.

  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification helpful

  • Previous engineering experience in an FDA (Food and Drug Administration) GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices)/QSR (Quality System Regulation) environment

  • Experience in metrology, CAD, i.e. Solidworks or other CAD system is a plus

  • Experience with thermoset compression molded parts and glass forming is valuable

Click on Apply if this sounds like you!

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do 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 rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health™ by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care.

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