Senior Product Designer

4 days left

Location
City of Bristol
Posted
21 Dec 2018
Closes
21 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

ABOUT THE JOB  

You will be responsible for the design and specification of our product, particularly in the earlier stages where thorough medical understanding is fundamental. Good drawing and modelmaking skills are also required.

Area of Accountability:

  • Research and development of new products
  • Provision of medical advice throughout the company
  • Improving and maintaining standards

Accountability:

  • Bridging area between FRD/PSD and physical model
  • Resolution of anatomical, functional, and material issues with consideration of production issues
  • Continued involvement with subsequent development
  • Project planning
  • Understanding and translation of the training requirements and how these can be best met by the training models
  • Communication with customers in some cases of poor function of products, and working with them and R&D and other departments to resolve such situations

Performance Indicators:

  • Well-designed prototypes that can be passed on to other team members for continued development
  • Good communication with marketing department and medical advisors/customers
  • Good communication with other R&D members involved in the project
  • Successfully resolved prototype completed on schedule
  • Continued support of those involved in subsequent stages of development, resulting in a successful product
  • Acknowledged for providing of good advice and support throughout company
  • Successful resolution of such issues, resulting in improved product and good customer relationship

KEY TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Strong Medical knowledge based on medical training and experience in medical practice
  • Good CAD Skills (Solidworks) would be an advantage
  • Good understanding of design and design engineering principles would be an advantage
  • Possess good sculpting, modelmaking and mold-making skills
  • Good communicator and teamworking skills
  • Basic engineering skills – turning, milling, drilling etc

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