Mechanical Engineering Manager

Waltham, MA

We are seeking an aspiring leader who is ready to make a significant impact at an early stage, very well financed company developing cutting-edge medical devices.

This is a combination design and management position – the ideal candidate has 10+ years of experience, with a primary focus in complex electro-mechanical med dev instrumentation.

• Manage mechanical engineering activities
• Hire engineers as per needs defined on staffing forecast
• Support mechanical engineers, designers and drafters on projects as per task needs and skills
• Review mechanical engineering staff performance periodically
• Inform staff of department goals and business performance
• Manage mechanical engineering competence and state-of-the-art expertise
• Maintain a bench of mechanical engineer consultants for managing bandwidth
• Maintain a bench of machined part suppliers for quick-turn prototypes
• Handle engineering tools and upgrades
• Review detailed mechanical designs, tolerance analyses, test methods and results for accuracy and compliance with applicable standards
• Oversee, coach, mentor and develop mechanical engineers
• Develop needed infrastructure to ensure mechanical engineering competency

• BS or MS in mechanical engineering
• 10+ years of medical device industry experience
• Well-developed PC skills and experience in mechanical drawings using CAD software is required
• 5+ year of experience managing a team of engineers
• Expertise with computational fluid/gas dynamics is a plus
• Experience with respiratory therapy and/or ventilators is a plus
• Experience with pneumatic system design is a plus
• Demonstrated ability to lead in a fast-paced and high growth environment

Inquiries and resumes to: Kathy Provost at OR 978/952-6425

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Jul, 21, 2019