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Test Engineer - R&D / V&V

Kelly Services
St Louis, MO 63112
The R&D Test Engineer I, V&V shall be an individual contributor and technical lead for the development of test apparatuses and associated methods and protocols that enable performance assessments of ophthalmic surgical equipment, accessory handpieces, adjunct devices, and/or single use pack devices. Efforts shall be primarily focused on the testing of prototypes, competitive products, and new pilot-release hardware/accessories to support feasibility assessments and formalized design verifications/validations during the new product development process. Additional efforts may focus on formal re-verification or re-validation in support of design changes occurring for product life cycle maintenance.


**Required Education:**


B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent Required. M.S. in Mechanical Engineering Preferred.


**Required Experience:**


Demonstrated application of mechanical engineering instrumentation and component design know-how in the context of a prior engineering position, internship, collegiate research effort, or related engineering project including specific examples of developing customized data acquisition systems, closed loop controllers/robotics, and creating customized assemblies. Experience with traditional machining and additive machining (rapid prototyping) to create prototype parts and assemblies.


P **referred Experience:**


Two to Four years of test engineering experience involving the development and application of test protocols and customized test instrumentation to facilitate product verification, validation, or related safety/performance assessment in an environment conforming to GLP and/or to either ISO 13485 or CFR 821 for medical device design. Specific experience with developing custom virtual instruments using LabView software and associated data input/signal output hardware. Experience in using the full complement of electro-mechanical instrumentation including force gages, pressure transducers, accelerometers, sound measurement sensors, temperature transducers, humidity sensors, fluid velocity sensors, strain gages, multi-meters, oscilloscopes, stepper motors, relays, pneumatic actuators, electrical actuators, etc. in either an academic or industrial setting.


**Required Skills/Qualifications:**


Proficiency using LabVIEW, Solidworks (or Inventor), and MS Office tools required. Minitab and computer programming language proficiency (e.g. C, Matlab, Python) strongly desired. Firmware programming skills desired. PLC or other automation controller programming skills desired.


Strong written and verbal comprehension and communication capabilities. High dexterity/visual acuity. Ability to work with small parts under microscope. Ability to select, program, and operate electronic test equipment, meters, scopes, etc. Ability to work independently and quickly learn/adapt to acquire new skills as projects demand. Physically able to lift light to moderate loads and periodically work for extended durations at a lab-bench as required.


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


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-09-06 Expires: 2021-10-07

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