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Senior R&D Engineer

  • ID: 507906
  • Posted: 5/10/2022
  • Location: buffalo, NY
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Duration: Direct Placement


A Senior R&D Engineer role in Buffalo, NY. Candidates must be experienced in the development of new devices using CAD, but must also be skilled in the hands on aspects of product development as well. Candidates need to have a firm understanding of process development, verification, and validation as well. Ideally candidates will have a Medical Device background, and be comfortable leading next generation development, with full autonomy to innovate. Candidates Must be a US Person to qualify.

R&D Engineer job responsibilities include:
  • Lead next-generation development of medical devices with full autonomy to innovate at will and fail often in order to succeed.
  • Help a physician, scientist, or researcher turn their nascent idea into something they can hold. 
  • Explain a complex mechanical system to a client with no technical background.
  • Build a looks-like/works-like prototype to take to the field and get feedback from real users to incorporate into the final design.
  • Figure out how to build components, or a product, as quickly and inexpensively as possible within given manufacturing constraints.
  • 5-7 years of experience working on neurovascular or cardiovascular products that have gone to market.  At least 2 years of project management experience with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of mechanisms, materials, CAD modeling (SolidWorks preferred), and device development-related processes (i.e. design controls FDA/ISO)
  • Experience creating prototypes at varying levels of fidelity: from rough breadboards to fully functional models
  • Experience with vascular-related materials of construction such as PTFE, nitinol, etc. 
  • In-depth knowledge of human anatomical systems and common international procedures (neuro experience is a plus)
  • Bachelor"s degree required with relevant experience, MS or PhD Degree preferred.

Target salary - $ 100-120K
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Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5 years of experience working on neurovascular or cardiovascular products that have gone to market 

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  •  Master's degree
  •  At least 2 years of project management experience with multidisciplinary teams.

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron?s strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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