Staff Research and Development Engineer

Plymouth, Minnesota
Jan 24, 2019
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time


The Staff Clinical R&D Engineer receives minimal guidance and responsibilities include:
•    Definition, investigation and testing of medical devices including: Pre-Clinical testing (GLP), Design Validation Testing and Human Factors testing 
•    Definition of test methods and protocols including: in vivo, in vitro, and simulated use tests 
•    Definition and validation of medical device procedures including: Instructions for Use, troubleshooting procedures, and training material
•    Provide technical and clinical guidance to programs from concept development through FDA submission 
o    Provide technical/ clinical input and work closely with other functional groups based on extensive data analysis to facilitate progress of technical programs
•    Applying engineering and scientific principles to evaluation/ resolution of clinical engineering problems
•    Review  and supervision of technical/ clinical work


  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical, bioengineering, biomedical engineering or clinical engineering required. Bachelor’s degree in biological/ clinical sciences acceptable with medical device development/ testing experience. Graduate degree with clinical engineering concentration preferred
  • Work experience: 8+ years in medical device field developing and/or testing medical devices. Advanced degrees may be able to substitute for years of experience