Product Development Engineer


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Location Canada
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Tommy McKeown

Product Development Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-12103

Product Development Engineer – Canada

We are looking to speak with experienced PD Engineers about this great new job opportunity in Canada with a start up Medical Device company. 

This exciting new job opportunity in PD Engineering  is located Canada, one of the most sought after working locations in 2021!

Apply to us to find out more about this great job opportunity and we can talk though if it’s the right job for you. 



The Product Development and Prototyping Engineer role is a diverse and cross-functional role.

Product Development and Building

  • Design, prototype, and testing of complex catheter shafts and sub-assemblies to meet product objectives, including tooling, test stations and fixtures.
  • Must have extensive experience in braiding using a Steeger braider, coiling and in catheter shaft reflow using an MSI machine.
  • Must have extensive experience in catheter assembly, braid termination.
  • Must have extensive experience and ability to calculate what raw material extrusions are required to build a catheter shaft to obtain a specific final OD.
  • Contribute to the design and development of new catheters, prototypes and minimally invasive products.
  • Assist in writing procedures, specifications, and reports.
  • Apply both technical intuition and analytical rigor and constructively provide critical technical assessment of their own and other’s work.
  • Cross-train other team members when required.
  • Perform duties in accordance with established procedures, including good documentation practices.
  • Interact with internal teams to explore, troubleshoot, and improve designs, fabrication processes and procedures.
  • Interact with new and existing customers.
  • Create 3D models of products, components, and tools, as needed.
  • Print prototypes and tools on 3D printer.
  • Performs other duties as needed.


Operations/Pilot Manufacturing Support

  • Assembles product in a production environment in the cleanroom and in the lab.
  • Perform preventive equipment maintenance tasks as directed by operations.
  • Perform other routine operations functions as directed by operations.
  • Perform weekly Product Processing Area cleaning as well as keeping daily lab tidiness and cleanliness.
  • Assist in managing the inventory control system.
  • Assist in performing receiving activities.  
  • Creates and performs calibration procedures for in-house calibration activities, as directed by engineering.



  • College Diploma in Engineering/Biomedical Engineering.
  • 3-5 years of work experience ideally in the medical device industry.
  • Experience with ISO13485 ideally.
  • Solid Works experience is required.
  • Proficient computer skills (MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint) is required.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. Must be detail oriented and able to work in dependently.
  • Team player. Flexible, responsive and the ability to work under pressure.


For further information on this role please contact Tommy McKeown on 086 0100903  /

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Product Development Engineer

Tommy McKeown

Role Type Permanent
Contact Tommy McKeown
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