With around 1,300 employees in the UK, METNA & ROI, Olympus KeyMed operates in a diverse range of business areas which allow us to attract people with all kinds of skills and experience.
Research, Design development and prototyping of products
Research and maintain state of the art new product development, materials and manufacturing technologies including intellectual property and their application to meet or exceed customer company and project needs
Evaluation and documentation of the feasibility, reliability and risk of concepts and/or prototypes through engineering testing and analysis.
Develop timelines cost and resource estimates for development tasks.
Generate and review design history file documentation in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements e.g. Quality System Regulations (QSR) Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), International Standards Ordinance (ISO) and in conformance to company development standards (e.g. PDD, TDP) throughout the product life cycle to ensure the design is fully documented
Deliver manufacturable designs
Coordinate inbound and outbound projects and workstreams in collaboration with external partners.
Support the verification, evaluation and validation of product designs
Transfer product designs successfully into production
Produce, review and update Computer aided Design models, drawings and other company design data set up
Implement design change control procedure
Perform design analysis, e.g. tolerance analysis, product risk analysis, FMEAs, design reviews, value analysis and quality incident investigations
Use software analysis tools as appropriate to produce robust designs
Bachelors or master degree or ONC/HNC in Engineering or equivalent professional education or equivalent skill and knowledge gained through significant practical experience
Experience in a regulated and highly industrial or scientific engineering design environment
Experience and understanding of intellectual property
Experience in medical device development (advantageous)
Understanding of a wide range of engineering technologies used in design manufacturing
Strong problem solving skills
Applied knowledge of Mechanical engineering principles, i.e. fluid/gas flow analysis & plastic material science
Applied knowledge of Manufacturing processes and materials, i.e. injection moulding, plastic extruding, vacuum forming
Understanding of endoscopic procedures, particularly the irrigation, insufflation & suction aspects (preferred)
Defined-contribution Pension Scheme
Free Life Assurance
Private Medical Insurance
Free Annual Health Check
On-site Day Nursery
About Olympus Manufacturing (KeyMed)
As part of the Olympus global manufacturing community, Olympus KeyMed's Manufacturing Business Centre plays a key role in the development and manufacture of new, sophisticated medical and industrial products. Working with colleagues in Europe, the USA and Japan, our multi-disciplinary team of R&D engineers is fully equipped with the latest computer-aided design and modelling technologies, to enable them to develop medical workstations and fluid management products & accessories, and industrial Remote Visual Inspection devices.Producing world class products in terms of Quality, Cost and Delivery isn't just desirable, it's essential. Therefore, in today's fast moving, ever changing world, we continue to invest in both our people and the latest equipment and processes to remain at the forefront in manufacturing technology.