Job Description :
TITLE : PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER
EMPLOYER : DUOJECT MEDICAL SYSTEMS
JOB TYPE : PERMANENT
STARTING DATE : AS SOON AS POSSIBLE
ANNUAL SALARY : BY EXPERIENCE
EDUCATION : BACHELOR OR EQUIVALENT
For more than 30 years, Duoject Medical Systems has redefined the Medical Device design landscape. Recently, in a means to accelerate its development and expand its service offering to the industry, Duoject partnered with the Septodont group, a worldwide leader in the dental industry.
Through the years, Duoject has carried out several projects for pharmaceutical giants such as Merck Serono and AstraZeneca, but also many industry start-
ups. Some of these projects enabled collaboration with famous design firms, IDEO and ZIBA to name a few. With the objective of facilitating the medical treatment of millions of patients worldwide, Duoject strives to create meaningful user experiences with disruptive user-
centered products which will ultimately lead to commercial success. Situated in Quebec’s Eastern Townships, Duoject’s R&D division provides a great balance between professional and personal life, stimulating its design team’s creative thinking.
The ideal employee celebrates his / her team’s success before their individual achievements. They are autonomous, creative, inventive, curious, technical, analytical, empathetic and detail oriented.
For him / her, the formal aspect is as important as functionality. Throughout product development, he / she emphasizes functional mechanisms as well as ergonomics and interactions between the end user and the product.
They master 2D and 3D communication tools and excel at sharing their ideas, both visually and verbally, to his / her team members and clients.
Their knowledge of manufacturing processes and material specifications helps to elevate his / her concepts to the next level.
He / She owns a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent and at least 3 to 5 years of relevant experience in product design.
He / She understands the context in which their products will be developed and proposes appropriate solutions. With the help of in-
house rapid prototyping machines and various tools, he / she will produce numerous prototypes to validate the functional aspects, the ergonomics and the visual appearance of concepts.
These will be thoroughly tested for performance and functionality and evaluated in user studies to confirm their efficacy.
His / her work will also involve generating various support documents required to conduct a project from initial concept to marketed product.
If this job description strikes a chord, we would appreciate learning more about you.