General Electric Product Customization Designer Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts
This is a product designer position within the Upstream Product Management Operations Team, supporting quotations of customized filtration and single-use consumable product lines. The team is a part of the Bioprocess business and an integral part of GE Healthcare Life Sciences organization.
This role will be responsible for the design and quotation of custom single-use fluid pathway assemblies used for processing of biologics based on direct customer requirements. This position requires the application of design, drafting, product testing and report writing to aid in customizing multiple product lines, all while working in a cross-functional team environment.
Create detail and assembly drawings and associated bill-of-materials from sketches, existing drawings, electronic images, design concepts and/or verbal instructions using 3D CAD modeling systems.
Work with Engineers to create and produce a design that captures all product requirements for either new or existing products.
Verify that all drawings convey accurate information.
Ensure all necessary documentation is complete to allow successful transfer to manufacturing and supply chain.
Assist with the design, testing and documentation of assemblies, packaging and fixtures.
Check design work of other team members including layout, form, fit, function, materials, specification callouts, dimensioning and other outputs as requested.
Interface with cross-functional team members to resolve any open issues or questions.
Interact with vendors and/or customers on engineering design specifications and requirements.
Provide quotation for the approved customized design and release products through the ECR/ECO process. Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Design, Drafting or a related field and minimum 2 years of related experience or equivalent (Associates or technical degree, in Design, Drafting or a related field and minimum 5 years of related experience)
Computer Assisted design/drafting experience and demonstrated ability to create models in SolidWorks
Ability to communicate, interact, and respond with/to vendors and/or customers requests
Ability to meet aggressive schedule requirements Desired Characteristics:
2 or more years of experience with design for manufacturability and reliability
Design experience with medical products, global teams, and working in a medically regulated industry
Outstanding communication and writing skills for working with global manufacturing, marketing, and development teams.
Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently towards timely completion of a desired goal.
Flexibility to work in a dynamic business environment, where multi-tasking and interfacing with different teams and people across the business is needed to get the job done.
Familiarity with relevant regulatory and QA guidelines governing implementation and use of disposable materials and components.
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