Immucor, Inc. Principal Systems Engineer in Norcross, Georgia

Overview

Founded in 1982 and based in Norcross, GA, Immucor is a global leader in transfusion and transplantation diagnostics that facilitate patient/donor compatibility worldwide. Our mission is to ensure that patients in need of blood, organs, or stem cells get the right match that is safe, accessible, and affordable. The result is life changing for a patient in need of a transfusion or transplant. Our new corporate identity illustrates the right match of donors with patients in need of blood or an organ as well as Immucor’s partnership with healthcare organizations in need of innovation and productivity. With the right match, we can transform a life together.

We are seeking a Principal Systems Engineer to join our team. As a Principal Systems Engineer, you will be a key problem solver and a potential core team leader responsible for planning and leading cross-functional product development projects from concept to manufacturing. The Principal Systems Engineer will participate in the design of new products and design improvements to existing products. We are looking for someone with strong project management and analytical skills and a good background in product development process. If you’ve got the necessary qualifications for this position, we want to hear from you. Apply today!

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time .

Principal Systems Engineer - Research and Development - Medical Device

Responsibilities

As a Principal Systems Engineer, you will use expert technical skills to conceive, plan, and lead R&D product development activities to achieve project goals. You will leverage understanding of advanced engineering principles, advanced engineering methods, data and judgment to influence the course of product development activities.

Responsibilities for Principal Systems Engineer include:

  • Applying technical expertise in mechanisms, fluidics and electronics to lead efforts in test method development, implementation and validation for medical device/systems

  • Leading efforts in creating and developing fixtures and building test stations for characterization, experimenting and testing novel medical device/systems

  • Assessing design feasibility and testing product functionality and/or confirm product capabilities

  • Designing experiments using DOE methodology and analyze the test results using statistical tools

  • Participating in the evaluation and assessment of competitive products, processes and/or new trends

  • Engaging with the OEM’s to provide technical oversight and guidance on the evolution of the design

  • Developing system modules to facilitate decisions concerning: system architecture, system requirements, design tolerance allocation and risk management

  • Mentoring system engineers

Principal Systems Engineer - Research and Development - Medical Device

Qualifications

As a Principal Systems Engineer, you must demonstrate the ability to effectively and clearly communicate concepts, ideas and knowledge to other indiviuals and teams. Qualified candidates must have strong project management, prioritization and multi-tasking skills in order to work within tight deadlines. You must have a track record of career advancement and experience with design transfer functions, system modeling and simulation, and risk management.

Additional requirements include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, required

  • Advanced degree (Masters / PhD), strongly preferred

  • 10 years minimum relevant experience as a product development engineer

  • 10 years minimum medical device experience

  • Instrument automation or scientific instrumentation, required

  • Experience with ISO requirements and GMP guidelines, FDA regulations, design control and manufacturing scale-up process

  • Design for Six Sigma, desired

  • Six Sigma certification, desired

Principal Systems Engineer - Research and Development - Medical Device

IMMUCOR, INC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER; MINORITIES/FEMALES/DISABLED/VETS; DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

RESUMES SUBMITTED TO IMMUCOR FROM THIRD PARTY RECRUITMENT FIRMS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Job ID 2018-1908

Category Engineering