Principal Design Assurance Quality Engineer Principal Design
Assurance Quality Engineer
Santa Rosa, CA
Careers That Change Lives
In this excited role as a Principal Design Assurance Quality
Engineer, you will use your high level technical and leadership
skills to advance the development of innovative products to treat
aortic disease. The engineer will apply technical rigor in device
reliability as well as leadership of the extended team to deliver
ground breaking new therapies. Responsibilities will focus on the
development of robust risk management, design reliability,
requirements development,project management, failure analysis,
regulatory submission and documentation.
CVG The Cardiac and Vascular Group brings all our cardiac and
vascular businesses together into one cross-functional,
collaborative operating unit to employ the full breadth of our
talent, technologies, products, services, and solutions to address
the needs of customers and patients across the globe.
AORTIC, PERIPHERAL AND VENOUS (APV) offers treatment for
vascular abdominal and thoracic aortic disease, interventional
devices used to treat Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) through
catheter-based procedures and diagnostic technologies and venous
therapeutic solutions for superficial and deep vein diseases.
A Day in the Life
Providing leadership for engineers supporting new product
Develops, coordinates and conducts technical reliability studies
and evaluations of engineering design concepts and design of
experiments (DOE) constructs.
Recommends design or test methods and statistical process
control procedures for achieving required levels of product
Completes risk analysis studies of new design and parts.
Compiles and analyzes performance reports and process control
statistics; investigates and analyzes relevant variables
potentially affecting product and processes.
May develop mathematical models to identify units, batches or
processes posing excessive failure risks.
As necessary, proposes changes in design to improve system
and/or process reliability.
May determine units and/or batches requiring environmental
testing and specifies minimum number of samples to obtain
statistically valid data.
Must Have: Minimum Requirements
To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum
requirements are evident on your resume.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science or technical field
with 7+ years of work experience in Engineering and/or Quality OR
Advanced degree in Engineering, Science or technical field with 5+
years of work experience in Engineering and/or Quality
Nice to Have
Experience in a highly regulated industry in early phase
Program or project management experience.
A proven track record of delivering results.
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we
push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do
to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We
challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than
yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create
meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right
people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal
healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the
Physical Job Requirements
The physical demands described within the Responsibilities
section of this job description are representative of those that
must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this
job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile.
The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and
communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or
local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical
requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States
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