Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Position Type: Unfixed Term
Job Function: Engineering
At BioFire Diagnostics, LLC. we make the world a healthier place by providing molecular solutions that lessen the time to medical results and empower healthcare professionals to make better diagnostic decisions.
We are proud to be part of the bioMérieux family and the 5,000+ team members across 12 sites and subsidiaries in North America committed to our mission to help save lives around the globe through the power of diagnostics.
Come be a part of our team and our mission as an experienced Research Engineer!
The successful candidate will work as a team-member within the consumables Research Department (Research Consumables). The Research Consumables Department works closely with Consumables Development, Manufacturing, Automation, and Chemistry R&D Departments, and is responsible for 1) investigations into current issues regarding consumable products, and 2) identifying and investigating new and innovative processes, materials, and technology necessary for manufacturing improvements.
This engineer is expected to work and communicate well with other team members both within and outside the consumables department.
It is desired that the ideal candidate have engineering experience within one or more of the following disciplines: materials / plastics / adhesives / molecular biology / medical device manufacturing, however other areas of expertise may be considered.
Familiarity with Minitab, Six Sigma and or other statistical tools is desired.
Travel outside of the USA may be required.
Principal Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Training and Education: B.S. in Engineering or Equivalent
Experience: 5 to 10 years of experience in related field, including performance consistent with said experience.
Preferred disciplines: Materials Engineering
Physical Requirements: Able to safely lift 50 pounds.