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Human Factors Engineer

Cincinnati, Ohio
R&D Engineering (R&D)

Job Description

Requisition ID: 8969190308

The Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices (JJMDC) Industrial Design and Human Factors (IDHF) organization is seeking an exceptionally talented Human Factors Engineer (HFE) who is passionate about improving the quality of people's lives through compelling user experiences. 
JJMDC is one of the largest, most innovative medical device companies in the world. The businesses represented are Acclarent, Advanced Sterilization Products, Biosense Webster, Cerenovus, DePuy Synthes, Ethicon, Mentor, and J&J Vision.
This position will reside at Ethicon in Cincinnati, OH. 
The IDHF organization is a diverse, collaborative, and global team, striving to create products and solutions that will transform healthcare for humanity. We are responsible for discovering unmet needs, defining usability requirements, developing concepts, and testing them with users throughout an iterative and robust Usability Engineering Process.  This position will work closely with our Senior Human Factors Engineer, Industrial Designers and cross-functional product development teams to design and evaluate surgical devices, digital interfaces, training materials, packaging and accompanying materials. The successful candidate will help the project teams plan, execute and document Human Factors Engineering activities while simultaneously helping to increase the impact of the Human Factors Engineering across the organization. 

  • A Bachelor’s Degree is required.
  • A post graduate degree in HFE or a closely related field is a strong plus. 
  • 2 years’ professional experience is required.
  • 3+ years’ professional experience preferred
  • Product development experience in the Medical Device industry is highly preferred.
  • Experience planning, executing and documenting usability studies and HFE deliverables within a design control/risk management process is required.
  • Familiarity with FDA, ISO, AAMI or any other relevant medical device regulations/standards is highly preferred.  
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-Ohio-Cincinnati-
Ethicon Inc. (6045)
Job Function
R&D Engineering (R&D)
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