This position will support process development and product design activities for medical textiles with compliance to all quality and regulatory requirements. This is a full-time, on-site position. This role is an Independent Contributor role. There are no direct reports for this position. Interaction is potentially with all levels of the organization.
Provide technical expertise to improve process efficiency and product quality for winding, warping, and knitting operations.
Support new equipment/process implementation using process validation techniques.
Support design and development teams for new medical fibers and textiles.
Interface with internal cross-functional team members to develop specifications, coordinate prototype fabrication of customer designed parts, and transition prototypes into manufactured components.
Design experiments to provide data based conclusion about a process or product performance.
Recommend and rationalize specifications for development products.
·Develop test methods for evaluation of new products.
Assist with implementing corrective actions (CAPA) with Quality Assurance.
Operate processing equipment in a specific process area.
Conduct analytical techniques with the ability to interpret results for project recommendations.
Provide input to risk assessment activities such as FMEA.
Support patent filing and claims.
Write technical reports detailing procedures, outcomes, and observations.
Required/Preferable Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must have experience with textile processing such as fiber extrusion, yarn formation, winding, warping, knitting, and heat treatment of fiber and textiles.