Senior Process Engineer

Location: Sunnyvale Salary: competitive
Sector: R&D, Operations, R&D Type: Permanent

About the Company:
-A privately held company headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA
-A leader in the molecular diagnostic industry with huge growth plans for the year

Day to day responsibilities:
-Responsible for performing process qualifications for new and existing production lines

-Apply knowledge of relevant continuous improvement tools and approaches to increase production up-time, minimize unplanned maintenance, minimize work in process inventories or plant inventories, and implement cost reduction initiatives across equipment and labor

-Partner with representatives in regulatory, automation, molding/tooling, production, and quality during root cause investigation and NCR's

-Provide training to manufacturing personnel

Background Requirements:

-Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Chemistry with 4+ years of process engineering experience within the biotech or medical device industry

-Experience with Lean and Six Sigma

-Ideal to have experience in a high volume manufacturing environment

-Experience in plastics OR reagents a plus

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