Principal Mechanical Process Development Engineer (Belmont, CA)
This position will be based outside of San Francisco in Belmont, CA. • Will support multiple technology, product, and/or continuous improvement projects around Intraocular Accommodating Lens design and development. • This person will collaborate together with R&D and be responsible for process development. • Applicant will evaluate existing manufacturing processes and tooling and drive the planning and completion of engineering projects to support next generation products. • Conducts process research, process development and process upscaling for new medical device products. • Investigates and evaluates existing technology and design new methodology, materials, machines or processes as needed for medical device development. • Plans, conducts and provides technical direction to 1 or more projects of major importance and difficulty where the complexity of technical problems involved requires the application of advanced knowledge of ophthalmic devices. • Applies technical knowledge to innovate, design, and develop processes, procedures, tooling and/or automation. • Executes the functional deliverables associated with the New Product Introductions, Project Management, and Quality Systems. • Assesses process capabilities, prioritizes process improvement opportunities, and innovates and implements process improvements on multiple and moderately complex processes. • Provides Design for Manufacturability (DFM) input to the engineering product design. • Drive continuous improvement of manufacturing engineering technical capabilities. • Effectively communicate, internally and externally to an audience ranging from senior level leadership, to production operators.• Serve as core team player or extended team player on new product projects.Alcon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. Alcon takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment and our policies are not to discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. Alcon is also committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the critical functions of a position, please send an email to XXXX@alcon.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact info. Equal Employment Opportunity Posters: If you'd like to view a copy of the Alcon's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email XXXX@alcon.com.•Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent years of directly related skills (or high-school +thirteen years; Assoc.+9 yrs; M.S.+2 years; PhD+0 years) •The expertise to fluently read, write, understand and communicate in English •5 yrs of Relevant Background •A proven track record for executing process development projects. •Background with statistical techniques (e.g., DOE, SPC), lean manufacturing, CAD and 6 Sigma. •Good people and communication expertise. •Solid knowledge of GMP, ISO regulations with an emphasis on development, implementation and management of process validation. •Prior background in medical device manufacturing is a preferred. •• Must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment.
September 12 on HireLifeScience