1+ months

Prin Design Automation Eng (Controls Engineering)

Juncos, PR 00777
Prin Design Automation Eng (Controls Engineering)


Juncos, Puerto Rico, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Sep 30, 2021

**Careers that Change Lives**

**A Day in the Life**

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

+ Develops and applies computer aided design (CAD) software engineering methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of technical problems.

+ Assessing architecture and hardware limitations, plans technical projects in the design and development of CAD software.

+ Defines and selects new approaches and implementation of CAD software engineering applications and design specifications and parameters.

+ Develops routines and utility programs.

+ Prepares design specifications, analysis and recommendations for presentation and approval.

+ May specify materials, equipment and supplies required for completion of projects and may evaluate vendor capabilities to provide required products or services.

+ Champions a common-sense approach to automation projects

+ Manages mission critical automation projects through their typical lifecycle for legacy products and new product development projects.

+ Provides subject matter expertise to vendor automation related stakeholders as appropriate and performs test, debugging and troubleshooting activities on mission critical automation systems.

+ Prepares design specifications, analysis and recommendations for presentation and approval.

+ Specify materials, equipment and supplies required for completion of projects and evaluates vendor capabilities to provide required products or services.

+ Procures and manages vendors involved on mission critical automation projects (contracts, performance, payments).

+ Ensures delivered automation systems adhere to applicable domestic and international standards as well as to company and manufacturing sites EHS policies and SOPs.

+ Provide support for SOPs, qualification protocols, gap assessments, risk assessment, Impact Assessment, user requirements, functional and configuration specifications, requirements traceability, validation plans, validation summary reports and change controls.

+ Support PLC Software and Vision system validations.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience

**Nice to Have**

+ Experience in medical devices, pharmaceutical or electronic industry

+ Exposure or Experience to high volume, synchronized automated equipment running at rates of 35, 40, 100+ppms; high precision assembly, Allen Bradley PLC, Servo motion controls, computer machine vision systems, Robotics, complex pneumatics, electrical wiring, mechanical assemblies and sensor

+ Knowledgeable experienced about mechanical, electrical/electronic design, programmable logic controls (PLC) Allen Bradley, pneumatic systems, motor control, vision systems, and instrumentation.

+ Knowledgeable on project management of automation systems development lifecycle.

+ Champions a common-sense approach to automation projects.

+ Solid Works and/or AutoCAD, MS Office, MS Project.

+ Six Sigma/Lean certified preferred.

+ Knowledgeable and experienced on Design for Excellence (DFX) Principles and risk management methodologies such as PFMEA.

+ Effective verbal, non-verbal, visual, and written communication skills.

+ Minitab or statistical software experience

+ Knowledge of risk-based computer system validation deliverables associated with each step of the computer system life cycle.

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2021-10-05 Expires: 2021-12-12

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