23 days old

Mechanical Test Engineer

Kelly Services
Raynham, MA 02767
KellyOCG, a managed solution provider and business unit of Kelly Services, is currently seeking a **Mechanical Testing and Analysis Engineer** for a long-term engagement at a premier client in **Raynham, MA**

As a **Mechanical Testing and Analysis Engineer** placed with Kelly Services you will be responsible for the following:

Individual contributes with oversight to the research, design characterization, verification and risk assessment of surgical instrumentation and electro-mechanical devices for arthroscopic soft tissue repair.

This includes communication with multiple disciplines, understanding of clinical issues, defining the clinically relevant testing parameters and applicable industry standards, and ensuring results are provided to the teams.

**Position Duties and Responsibilities:**

The person will be responsible with oversight for the mechanical testing aspects of a project, participating on cross-functional project teams through all phases of the product development process, and assisting the technical team with planning executing, documenting and communicating testing activities.

These activities include:

Contribution to test planning and design risk assessments (DFMEA)

Plan, direct, and conduct laboratory and field testing of products

Author test protocols & reports to meet industry (ASTM) & company standards

Conduct the testing including

configuration of hardware (Instron, MTS)

software (Partners, Bluehills) to meet testing requirements

Document lab activities utilizing good documentation practices (GDP)

Analysis of data using statistical tools and Six Sigma Design Tools (Gauge R&R)

Ability to work with Quality, Product Development or Manufacturing Engineers

Assess the effect of design changes on mechanical performance

Solve technical problems related to fixturing, test methodology, unexpected failures and challenging test setups

May design fixturing utilizing CAD tools

Be involved with complaint investigation utilizing fracture analysis techniques including SEM work and create technical documentation of the investigation.

Clearly and professionally communicate test findings, technical challenges, and proposed resolutions to teams and senior R&T members

Other duties as requested

The candidate should demonstrate proficiency in supporting the cross functional team with aspects of the project management functions including scope definition, and contingency planning. The candidate should have a demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and manage a varied workload, exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills and interface effectively with project teams, management and surgeons. The individual will also be expected to develop a working knowledge of our product lines and detailed knowledge of various spinal pathologies.


A minimum of a Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering is required. A Masters Degree is desired.

2 years of medical test engineering or equivalent is preferred.

Competence in static and cyclic testing, data acquisition, and general test engineering methodologies. Knowledge of ASTM Standards preferred.

Experience with medical devices (Sports, Spine or Orthopedic) is highly preferred.

Strong track record utilizing statistics is a must. Experience with Design Excellence/ Six Sigma methodologies such as Gauge R&R and DOE is preferred.

CAD skills in Unigraphics or Pro-E desirable

Proficiency utilizing the MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, project etc.) is required. Proficiency in Mini-Tab is preferred.

CAD skills in Unigraphics or Pro-E desirable

Must have the ability to effectively communicate concepts, ideas and knowledge to other individuals, surgeons, and/ or product teams, and work effectively as a team member with in the research and testing group.

The ability to review and critically assess testing documentation and other forms of laboratory documentation is preferred.

**As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:**

+ Vacation and sick pay

+ Paid holidays

+ 401(k) plan

+ Group medical, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options

+ Kelly Discounts on goods and services, auto and home insurance, and tuition at Kelly partner schools

+ Kelly Learning Center offers free courses and trainings

+ Weekly pay

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2019-10-21 Expires: 2019-11-21

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