Senior Mechanical Engineering, Delivery Systems - Fremont, CA | Biospace
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Senior Mechanical Engineering, Delivery Systems

Zosano Pharma, Inc.

Fremont, CA
Posted Date:
Position Type:
Full time
Job Code:
Required Education:
Masters Degree
Areas of Expertise Desired:

Job Description

Purpose of Position & Description of Duties:

•   Serve as technical leader for Zosano drug delivery technology development, manufacture in scale and package for commercial release.
•   Assist in developing a long term vision and a technology roadmap for the development of drug delivery platforms at Zosano. Provide expert advice on delivery systems technology.
•   Lead device engineering projects associated with new product development, from concept design through commercialization.
•   Select, leverage capabilities and effectively manage multiple outside vendors.
•   Define and implement efficient, compliant Design Control processes for Zosano delivery systems.  Plan, organize, and conduct delivery system device design reviews.
•   Provide oversight of Human Factors activities including third parties engaged for Human Factors work to ensure appropriate assessment and response to findings.
•   Assist in the development and maintenance of the patent portfolio as it relates to Zosano drug delivery technology.
•   Develop, propose, and implement / support projects to continuously improve the reliability and cost of Zosano drug delivery platforms and associated manufacturing processes.
•   Consult to associates and suppliers on advanced technical problems and investigations.  Provide his/her scientific interpretations and advice to further Zosano objectives.  Provide exceptional technical expertise regarding Zosano drug delivery platforms to the Company and its stakeholders.


Position Requirements:

Education:  Masters in engineering discipline

Experience:  Minimum 5 years in pharmaceutical/medical device industry. Minimum of 2 years in management role.