Engineer Mechanical III - Pressure Vessel Design

  • Career level: Direct Entry
  • Employment: Fulltime, permanent
  • Start: immediately
  • Location: Enfield, CT (US)
  • Job-ID: R4394

Would you like to work for a company who has made it its mission to make a contribution to improving human living conditions? With around 4,500 employees worldwide Eppendorf is a leading Life Sciences company. We develop and distribute devices, consumables and services for use in laboratories worldwide. Our daily work is characterized by our principle: Collaborate on new ideas. You would like to be in an environment in which you can work in a team in a collaborative and respectful manner? At Eppendorf you will be working, together with your team, on products that really make a difference. You are also motivated by practical work? Then apply now!

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Your challenges

  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment.
  • Operate within a Scaled Agile for Systems (SAFs) development framework.
  • Technical specialist responsible for the generation of engineering designs and calculations.
  • Independently applies extensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices in development of Eppendorf product offerings.
  • Intermediate knowledge of National & International Pressure Systems Codes including but not limited to ASME BPVC VIII, ASME B31.1, ASME B31.3, PED (2014/68/EU), GB-150-1 (Chinese Pressure Vessel Code) and experience with/design of pressurized piping systems and vessels is required.
  • Working knowledge of the ASME BPE standard required.
  • Working knowledge of and capable of generating P&IDs (Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams)
  • Work with mechanical design and engineering personnel within development engineering to complete assignments. Capable of providing direction to colleagues and making complex design decisions.
  • Experience with electromechanical device design a plus.
  • Possess the ability to work with others including Electrical/Software Engineering, Business Portfolio, Operations, Quality and Customer Support in a highly collaborative environment to implement specified design requirements into production quality systems.
  • Duties will include performing design tasks such as calculations, drawings, bills of materials, engineering change orders, test documentation and verification & validation documentation.
  • Proven capabilities in root cause analysis, risk assessment and DFMEA processes.
  • Experience with metal and plastic fabrication and one or more of the following: pressure vessel design, aseptic design, refrigeration or process control.
  • Advanced knowledge of materials, heat transfer, thermodynamics, electrical design, PID control, finite element analysis, failure mode effect analysis.
  • Possess a thorough understanding of product development, workflow processing techniques and familiar with MRP systems.
  • Work effectively in a change-oriented environment, under very tight timeframes and be able to prioritize tasks.
  • Possess ability to work independently and as part of a team with a collaborative, team-oriented ethic.
  • Ability to follow ISO 13485 & ISO 9001 policies and procedures in the performance of the responsibilities outlined in the job description.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Your expertise

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university in life sciences, or engineering. Several years related outside sales experience, preferable in bioprocess scientific equipment sales; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • **Employment at Eppendorf in the United States and Canada requires vaccination against COVID-19. All new hires must be vaccinated against COVID-19, or, have a qualified medical or religious exemption, prior to the start of employment. **

Your benefits at Eppendorf

  • Competitive total rewards package including health, financial, and education benefits
  • Innovative and Collaborative corporate culture
  • Contribute to improving the human living condition
  • Direct impact on business

Please note that we can only consider applications that are submitted online via our application management tool.

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