R&D Engineer Sr.

  • Location: Little Canada, Minnesota
  • Type: VMS
  • Job #38644

Senior R&D Engineer – St Paul, MN
$50/hour – Mon – Fri 9a-5p – 7-Month Contract Assignment
Responsible for providing technical support in the creation and the development of new medical device products (invasive and non-invasive).

  1. Identifies and initiates programs which result in innovative application of existing or new products or technologies.
  2. Conduct experiments and/or develop strategies for consideration that extend beyond known scientific and engineering precedents.
  3. In order to enhance professional knowledge, the Advisor will review technical documents/publications, attend professional meetings, and interface with suppliers/vendors.
  4. As the organization’s technical expert, the advisor will provide advice, assistance and direction to project teams and management, when required to assist with problem recognition, review, and resolution.
  5. Serves as an advisor on technical acquisitions and new technology development teams.;
  6. Mentors other employees when appropriate
  7. Provides periodic communication updates to management on future business direction and problem resolution.
  8. Publishes scientific papers in professional journals contributing to the advancement of science.
  9. Researches, develops, designs, and evaluates mechanical and electro-mechanical materials, components, assemblies, processes and/or equipment.
  10. Conducts feasibility studies to verify capability and functionality.
  11. May have direct reports who assist in collecting data to support innovative


  • Bachelor’s degree plus 12+ years of related work experience with a complete understanding of a specific functional area, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • Advanced degree preferred.
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