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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Company: 
Nuvasive
CIty: 
West Carrollton
State: 
Ohio
Occupational fields: 
Architecture and Engineering
Employment type: 
Full time
Remote Position: 
No
Required degree level: 
Other

Job Summary and Primary Responsibilities

Job Summary

Develops, implements and maintains methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies. Participates in design reviews, design transfer to production as it relates to development of manufacturing processes, post processing development, equipment and process validations, process definition for machine operation and maintenance requirements, test/inspection methods, fixturing, gauging and applying inspection and process control techniques. Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. Maintains records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations.

Primary Responsibilities

• Conducts process development activities, including creation of Standard Operating Procedure (SOPs), for machine and/or equipment operation

• Performs design reviews that incorporate a detail oriented perspective on the impact of specific, dimensional accuracy and overall integrity of produced parts

• Supports implementation of manufacturing processes that require qualification and/or validation of new equipment or processes

• Interfaces with suppliers on technical issues and new product introductions

• Reviews designs/prints in both the development and production phases to assure effective use of DFM/DFA/DFI, and collaborate with Development/Design Engineering, Quality Engineering, QC/metrology, Programmers and machinists to create designs and drawings that can be manufactured efficiently with a high confidence of product meeting specifications

• Develops business processes and metrics and tracking tools for deliverables the department is responsible for completing

• Executes Engineering Change Process and implements process updates and improvement efforts • Performs other duties as assigned

Required Skills / Capabilities

Required Skills / Capabilities

•Proficiency with Microsoft Office with a strong ability to write procedures and reports

• Able to effectively influence others, develop consensus, and create support throughout the organization

• Demonstrated ability to implement, maintain, analyze and react to various production performance metrics and KPIs

• Demonstrated ability and fluency in Print Reading and GD&T, Statistical Process Control, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, and Gage/fixture design

Education and Experience

Education and Experience

• Typically requires a minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 3 years and a Master's degree; or a PhD without experience; or equivalent work experience

• Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline preferred

• Experience in 21 CFR 820 and/or ISO 13485 regulated environment prefered

• Experience in fixture design

For roles that require access to hospital facilities, must be eligible for and maintain credentials at all required hospitals, including meeting any applicable physical requirements or vaccination requirements (including the COVID-19 vaccine, as applicable).

NuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The "EEO is the Law" poster options are available here . NuVasive's EEO policy is available here .

About NuVasive NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) is the leader in spine technology innovation, with a mission to transform surgery, advance care, and change lives. The Company's less-invasive, procedurally integrated surgical solutions are designed to deliver reproducible and clinically proven outcomes. The Company's comprehensive procedural portfolio includes surgical access instruments, spinal implants, fixation systems, biologics, software for surgical planning, navigation and imaging solutions, magnetically adjustable implant systems for spine and orthopedics, and intraoperative neuromonitoring technology and service offerings. With more than $1 billion in net sales, NuVasive has approximately 2,700 employees and operates in more than 50 countries serving surgeons, hospitals, and patients. For more information, please visit www.nuvasive.com .

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