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Arthur Ramirez

Manufacturing Engineer

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En Intuitive, estamos unidos detrás de nuestra misión: creemos que la atención mínimamente invasiva es la atención que mejora la vida. Mediante la inventiva y la tecnología inteligente, ampliamos el potencial de los médicos para curar sin limitaciones.

Como pioneros y líderes del mercado en cirugía robótica, nos esforzamos por fomentar un equipo inclusivo y diverso, comprometido con marcar la diferencia. Durante más de 25 años, hemos trabajado con hospitales y equipos de atención de todo el mundo para ayudar a resolver algunos de los desafíos más difíciles de la atención médica y avanzar en lo que es posible.

Intuitive se ha construido gracias a los esfuerzos de grandes personas de diversos orígenes. Creemos que las grandes ideas pueden provenir de cualquier lugar: nos esforzamos por fomentar una cultura inclusiva basada en la diversidad de pensamientos y en el respeto mutuo. Lideramos con inclusión y capacitamos a los miembros de nuestro equipo para que trabajen de la mejor manera y manifiesten su auténtica personalidad.

Las personas apasionadas que quieren marcar la diferencia impulsan nuestra cultura: los miembros de nuestro equipo se basan en la integridad, tienen una sólida capacidad para aprender, la energía para hacer las cosas, y aportan experiencias diversas del mundo real para ayudarnos a pensar de nuevas maneras. Invertimos activamente en los miembros de nuestro equipo para apoyar su crecimiento a largo plazo y así poder continuar avanzando en nuestra misión y alcanzar su máximo potencial.

Únase a un equipo comprometido a dar grandes pasos hacia delante para una comunidad global de profesionales de atención médica y sus pacientes. Juntos, avancemos en el mundo de la atención mínimamente invasiva.

Job Description

Primary Function of Position:

Contribute your leadership and technical skills in the areas of manufacturing process technologies, problem-solving, training, and project management in a growing medical device company. In this key role, you will be the driving force behind Lean tool implementation and continuous improvement projects site-wide. Your combination of training, motivational skills, analytical problem-solving ability, and passion for Lean manufacturing will be just the right fit for the manufacturing environment of precision instruments for minimally invasive robotic surgery.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Manufacturing responsibility for tooling/fixtures, manufacturing equipment, and design improvements in production. 
  • Evaluate and challenge mechanism designs for reliability, functionality, and manufacturability. Provide suggested change proposals.
  • Approve design releases to manufacturing, review engineering documentation, and provide vendor and in-house DFM inputs.
  • Review/approve and determine the impact of ECOs from manufacturing and field perspectives.
  • Take responsibility for developing and maintaining compliance with the quality system.
  • Evaluate and help in the selection of suppliers for mechanical parts if required. Help resolve supplier quality issues.
  • Update and revise Manufacturing Process Instructions (MPIs) to ensure accuracy and completeness
  • Address line support issues as they arise
  • Document and report any variances, problems, issues, or concerns on all aspects of the manufacturing process
  • Provide production personnel with expectations and performance feedback regularly in the production process
  • Drive improvements in safety, quality, production, and cost
  • Understand, train personnel, and enforce strict adherence to the applicable Department Operating Procedures (DOPs) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) of the Quality System
  • Maintain up-to-date and accessible training records for MPIs and Quality System documents
  • Assist in setting and attaining quarterly and annual production goals
  • Learn and enforce company safety policies and practices
  • Review and disposition of discrepant material in the manufacturing line. Implement corrective actions to prevent recurrences.
  • Active participant in quality improvement initiatives, providing feedback to find the root cause and problem-solving.
  • Design and documentation responsibilities for custom and standard production tooling/fixtures.
  • Process and part design/documentation duties for cost reduction programs.

 

Qualifications

Skills, Experience, Education, & Training:

  • BSME required.
  • MSME preferred.
  • Customs and material department knowledge preferred
  • Strong communications skills across team organizations and cultures.
  • Interface with shipping and receiving activities preferred. 
  • Mid/high volume complex mechanism manufacturing engineering experience preferred.
  • Experienced in ISO 13485, or medical device manufacturing environment.
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English 75%.
  • Must be able to travel to the USA

Additional Information

Intuitive es un empleador que brinda igualdad de oportunidades de empleo. Proporcionamos igualdad de oportunidades de empleo a todos los solicitantes y empleados cualificados, y prohibimos cualquier tipo de discriminación y acoso, independientemente de su raza, sexo, condición de embarazo, orientación sexual, identidad de género, origen nacional, color, edad, religión, condición de veterano protegido o de discapacidad, información genética o cualquier otra condición protegida por las leyes federales, estatales o locales aplicables.

Shift: Day
Travel: 10% of the time

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