Owego, NY 13827
Salary: $42,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year

Position Description

Project Engineer I will conduct device development, design and testing activities in the CPSI Biotech cryomedical device project group. Typical product designs involve cryogenic fluids, electromechanical components. An individual with a start-up mentality and able to thrive in a fast paced small business, project deadline driven, technology development environment will be well-suited for this position. Independent and team-based work will be required.

Role and Responsibilities

This position includes hands-on engineering and project management. This position is responsible for the day-to-day execution of engineering and testing activities related to the development of working proof-of-concept cryogenic devices and other medical and research devices.

Specific Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct day-to-day project execution and task management
  • Manage and meet project milestones and timelines
  • Design and build prototype/pre-alpha devices, requiring precise ability to solder and assemble small components.
  • Create and update CAD technical drawings (Autodesk Inventor)
  • Development of new system to meet performance specifications and implement new device features
  • Test prototype builds and troubleshoot failure modes
  • Design test models and experiments to conduct testing under real-world applications in a lab environment (DOE)
  • Assemble and maintain documentation
  • Analyze testing results, generate reports and design documents
  • Meet strict external specification, technology performance milestone and project deadlines
  • Determine product specifications and interact with suppliers, parts sourcing, and ordering

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline

Experience in product development or design

Experience in Geometic Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)

Experience in managing and executing multiple projects

Preferred Qualifications

  • Self-motivated, strong work ethic
  • Ability to execute work on multiple projects, coordinating priorities and deadlines
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Proficiency in MS Office products (Word, Excel , PowerPoint)
  • Ability to create technical drawings, CAD and specifications (Autodesk Inventor preferred)
  • Experience with statistics and data analysis
  • Prototype building experience preferred
  • Excellent fine motor skills and ability to solder
  • Experience with 3-D Printing (Stratasys GrabCAD)
  • Prototype design experience
  • Strong analytical judgment
  • Detail oriented, organized and effective
  • Excellent team player

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience working under a Quality System
  • Experience with Medical Catheter/Probe development
  • Experience with medical device industry and quality systems
  • Experience with medical device prototype development or design
  • Experience with cryogenic device development or design
  • Experience with liquid handling device design or development
  • Experience with electromechanical components (solenoid valves, pumps, motors, heaters, transducers, thermocouples)
  • Clinical procedures knowledge or experience
  • Experience with electrical engineering and software programming

Benefits Package

Medical Insurance, Dental and Life Insurance package eligible, 401k Participation eligibility after 1 year; Personal Time Off (PTO)- (16) personal days (quarterly accrual system) plus 6 Holidays

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE NOT AVAILABLE. In-person interviews are required.

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