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Senior Product Management Engineer (1 of 2)

Irwindale, California
R&D Engineering (R&D)

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1808190103

Johnson & Johnson’s Cardiovascular & Specialty Solutions (CSS) Group within Medical Devices is recruiting for a Senior Product Management Engineer (2 openings) in Irwindale, California.

The CSS Group consists of six diverse businesses including Acclarent, Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), Biosense Webster (BWI), Cerenovus, Mentor, and Sterilmed. The CSS Group serves a diverse base of customers in Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Infection Prevention, Electrophysiology (EP), Neurovascular, Surgical and Non-Surgical Aesthetics, and Reprocessing.

As a Senior Product Management Engineer you will function as an integral member of a development team developing, designing, & validating Direct Material Cost Improvement projects that ensure product quality, cost & performance objectives are met while concurrently providing design, quality, marketing & financial input. You will function as an engineering resource to aid in sustaining manufacturing issue resolution, including; problem root cause analysis, cost saving idea generation, planning, execution, component process/tooling troubleshooting, qualification, and improvement.

Key Responsibilities:
•Actively participate in all other team activities contributing where required to other functional areas within team
•Actively participate in Quality Function Deployment, market research, design FMEA, Business Plan development & other team activities to help insure total team success
•Approve supplier gage design, inspection methods & calibration requirements
•Coordinate DFMA sessions during Design & Pilot phase
•Conduct qualification of manufacturing related equipment, tools, gages, fixtures, processes, as required
•Design, specify, procure & install assembly equipment, jigs, fixtures & gages, specify acceptance criteria, spare parts & calibration
•Develop, design, validate & start up manufacturing & assembly operations that meet team objectives for product quality, cost & performance
•Input manufacturing requirements into product design to insure design for manufacturability & team goals are met
•Insure product is properly designed for manufacture & suppliers are properly selected & qualified
•Contribute to decision-making in all areas of project including financial, marketing, planning, quality & design
•Actively participate in setting overall project objectives, direction & contributing in other functional areas as needed
•Provide all documentation & specifications for process & equipment including drawings, process specifications, PS & OM sheets, routers, IPQA specifications & troubleshooting guide
•Select & work together with suppliers & designers to finalize product design, material selection & final process selection
•Train mechanics & operators on internal processes & equipment requirements
•Using appropriate statistical techniques, develop validation protocols, qualify first articles, complete process capability studies & process validation on both internal & supplier processes

Required Experiences & Skills:
•A minimum of a University/Bachelor’s Degree
•A minimum of 4 years of supply chain or engineering experience
•Demonstrated project management experience

Preferred Experiences & Skills:
•Engineering drawing interpretation, i.e., GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing)
•Plastic & metallic materials & processing
•Process development & design
•Cost estimating
•Process validation
•Statistical process control
•Product design & DFMA (Design for Manufacturing & Assembly)
•Risk analysis including use of FMEA’s
•Quality Function Deployment
•Assembly equipment/processes
•Tooling-injection molding, stamping, machining etc.
•Gage equipment
•Fixture equipment
•Anatomy & surgical procedures
•Quality documentation system’s
•GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) & ISO (International Organization for Standardization) 9000
•Working knowledge of regulatory requirements regarding the design, build, and release of medical devices, worldwide

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location
United States-California-Irwindale-15715 Arrow Highway
Ethicon Endo Surgery Inc (6041)
Job Function
R&D Engineering (R&D)
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