Sr. Mechanical Fluidics Engineer

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Sr. Mechanical Fluidics Engineer

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Sr. Mechanical Fluidics Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Quality, timeliness and costs-effectiveness of Fluidics Engineering and Fluids Thermal Control designs for all development projects within LD GEO.
  • Identification of potential technical problems and provides effective solutions by application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, and processes; display practical thinking in applying principles, theories, and concepts to the problems within the field of Fluidics Engineering. 
  • Collaboration with other Fluidics Engineers as well as with Thermal, Mechatronic, Systems, Electrical, Controls, Structural, and Software Applications, Reliability and Test Engineers on full integration of Fluidics Engineering into product development.
  • Timely and high-quality documentation of design progress, preparation and execution of technical reviews.
  • Continuous improvement efforts for the Fluidics Engineering function, contributes to development of Process, Practice and Procedures (PPPs) in the area of Fluidics Engineering.
  • Best practice and appropriate tool usage in actual daily practice.
  • Appropriately document designs, activities, and knowledge growth to meet project, organization, and regulatory needs.
  • Works with external vendors in close cooperation with LD supply chain management.
  • Travels as required by of cross-site product development.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • Demonstrated practical success in designing and implementation of Fluidics systems and demonstrated understanding of fundamentals of fluid dynamics, heat and mass transfer.
  • Demonstrated understanding of fundamentals of fluid dynamics in laboratory-scale applications.
  • Demonstrated understanding of mechanical design and product development for robust performance with minimized cost and high manufacturability.
  • Ability to actively participate in Fluidics Engineering design with focus on reliability and cost–effectiveness
  • Working knowledge of fluid and thermal analytical methods as well as  FEA and CFD tools (e.g., NX SimCenter, AmeSim, ANSYS Fluent/CFX)
  • Ability to critically evaluate existing Fluidics Engineering design and propose performance improvements.
  • Great oral and written presentation skills.
  • Experience designing medical devices or automation equipment is preferred.
  • Previous experience with design of medical Lab Diagnostics instruments is a big plus
  • Experience of working in a large global corporate matrix environment is a plus.
  • Experience of working in multi-discipline teams.
  • Knowledge of Product Development Process and Design Control.
  • Knowledge of Set Based Design is highly desirable.
  • Understanding of DfSS, Design Optimization and Robustness, Knowledge Briefs (K-Briefs or A3’s) and Knowledge Gap Analysis is strongly preferred.
  • Experience of working with vendors to fabricate prototype and production parts and tooling.
  • Experience in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
  • Knowledge of advanced manufacturing process e.g., injection molding, 3D printing prototyping is preferred
  • Experience in use of SAP document control system is a plus
  • Experience in product development from concept creation through commercialization is a plus.
  • Ability to create statistically sound test cases for product or feature performance demonstration and verification.
  • Experience selecting, validating, and employing OEM components in a mechanical design
  • Ability to apply system-level thinking in the design
  • Bachelor’s or higher Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 5+ years of demonstrated practical success in Fluidics Engineering
  • Experience in product development for Medical/Pharmaceutical/Aerospace/Automotive industry.

At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.

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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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