Senior R&D Engineer, Process Automation (Medical)

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    Engineering & Manufacturing

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  • Salary:

    S$7000 - S$8000 per month

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    Abhik Damani

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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My client is a world leader in the design and manufacturing of complex medical devices and equipment and are expanding in Singapore. Intending to make Singapore a regional hub for R&D, they now seek an experienced Process Automation Engineer to join them.

  • Global Name in Medical Devices
  • Great career parth
  • Attractive package


  • Assume responsibility to develop and qualify new processes to support New Product Development
  • Research, develop, qualify and integrate new technologies, processes and materials ensuring compliance with the external standards, internal rules, design rules and internal requirements
  • Develop new manufacturing processes and internal technical capabilities with focus on automation for new product development activities
  • Design and conduct experiments to demonstrate process feasibility and establish essential engineering parameters for manufacturing processes
  • Develop basic design data, define operating conditions and critical limits, and establish safety and quality parameters for manufacturing process
  • Ensure quality in product design and its processes for usability, reliability, functionality, capability, marketability and manufacturability
  • Analyse and interpret experiment and manufacturing process data of the materials
  • Collaborate with operation team to develop design criteria for new product and new technology transfer from R&D to production
  • Define the technical requirements for suppliers and provide technical support to suppliers
  • Design layout of equipment or workspaces and optimize the production flow to achieve maximum efficiency
  • Provide technical support and troubleshooting for existing products and process improvement
  • Maintain effective communication with the other departments - Product Marketing, RA, Operations, Quality
  • Research new processes (injection molding, extrusion, packaging etc.) or materials processing technologies for new product development


  • Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, Material Sciences or equivalent with at least 5 years' experience in R&D, Manufacturing and Process Engineering for medical devices or other related equipment
  • Exposure to a GMP and ISO13485 regulated environment
  • Experience in high volume manufacturing and assembly processes
  • Experience with injection molding/blow molding will be a big plus
  • Know-how of manufacturing processes involving thermoplastic polymers, silicon and metals
  • Prior knowledge in automation and digitalization
  • Knowledge in the verification and validation of medical devices
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong systematic mind set

Please send your resume in WORD format by clicking the apply button below or contact Abhik Damani on +65 6701 1527 for a confidential discussion. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. CEI Reg. Number R1544061 (Abhik Damani).