Company: Johnson & Johnson
Location: san angelo
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Ethicon, Inc. a division of Johnson & Johnson's Family of
Companies is recruiting for a Principal Engineer located in San
Angelo, TX.Ethicon, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices
Companies, has made significant contributions to surgery for more
than 60 years from creating the first sutures, to revolutionizing
surgery with minimally invasive procedures. Our continuing
dedication to Shape the Future of Surgery is built on our
commitment to help address the world's most pressing health care
issues and improve and save more lives. Through Ethicon's surgical
technologies and solutions including sutures, staplers, energy
devices, trocars and hemostats and our commitment to treat serious
medical conditions like obesity and cancer worldwide, we deliver
innovation to make a life-changing impact. For more information,
visit www.ethicon.com. The Principal Engineer will plan, conduct
and direct engineering projects or studies including complete
projects requiring advanced knowledge of a specialized field and
applies comprehensive and diverse knowledge of engineering
principles and practices within broad assignment areas. May
coordinate and direct activities of technical support staff (salary
and wage) and is responsible for technical development of assigned
staff. Duties & Responsibilities Provide subject matter expertise
and platform ownership on multiple equipment types and
technologies, including equipment reliability. Leads
cross-functional teams and serves on company task forces. Duties &
Responsibility include: Applies comprehensive and diverse knowledge
of engineering principles and practices within broad assignment
areas. May coordinate and direct activities of technical support
staff (salary and wage) and is responsible for technical
development of assigned staff. Track and trend data, identify and
implement process improvements to improve business measures.
Investigate product inquiries, develop and implement appropriate
corrective actions Plans discovery and development programs and
originates, designs and directs investigations in relevant areas of
engineering. Analyzes data and complex situations involving the
evaluation of tangible and identifiable variables to arrive at
creative and effective solutions. Exercises independent judgment in
selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining
business results. May provide guidance and work direction to lower
level engineers. Comply with all applicable quality management
system, environmental, safety and occupational health policies.
(for example, ISO 13485, ISO14001 & OSHAS18001). This includes, but
is not limited to, validation documents, NCR/CAPA/Internal audit
investigations, Validation Master Plan (VMP) activities and any
other applicable quality system task. Performs other duties
assigned by manager as needed. Qualifications A minimum of 13 years
of experience in manufacturing / design engineering BS, MS, or PhD
in Mechanical Engineering - with experience or equivalent knowledge
and skills to perform the position responsibilities. P.E. License
desirable. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES
and AFFILIATIONS The ability to collaborate with associates at all
levels of the organization in a multi-functional environment
required. Must demonstrate a mastery of the analytical skills and
professional judgment required to resolve major technical issues.
Knowledge of FDA, ISO and GMP regulatory requirements required.
Knowledge of quality systems (e.g. CAPA, Non-Conformance reporting)
is required. Experience with one or more of the following is
required: programmable logic controllers (PLCs), vision systems,
computer integrated manufacturing (CIM), robotics. Ability to make
effective management-level presentations and write formal reports
dealing with technical and business implications is required.
Medical device or pharmaceutical industry experience required.
Ethylene oxide sterilization knowledge and/or experience preferred.
Knowledge of operational equipment effectiveness (OEE) preferred.
Experience with high-speed automation / assembly equipment
preferred. Experience/knowledge in the maintenance and reliability
of automated equipment is preferred Knowledge of statistical data
analysis tools (e.g. Minitab) preferred. Knowledge of BSI
(European) regulatory requirements preferred. Process
Excellence/Six Sigma (Green or Black Belt) certification preferred.
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing preferred. Johnson & Johnson is an
Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be
discriminated against on the basis of disabilityPrimary
LocationUnited States-Texas-San Angelo-3348 Pulliam
StreetOrganizationEthicon Inc. (6045)Job
Keywords: Johnson & Johnson, San Angelo , Principal Engineer, Other , san angelo, Texas
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