As the Senior Engineer for Penumbra's Manufacturing Equipment group, you will be called upon to solve complex problems and implement innovative solutions. You will provide manufacturing engineering and robust solutions aimed at optimizing production technologies. Working cross-functionally with engineering groups, you will take ownership of the equipment maintenance process, while bringing your creative prowess to the forefront.
What Success Looks Like
Establish yourself as the go to subject matter expert on equipment optimization with high level of customer service
Through creative problem solving and elegant fixture design, implement changes that positively impact Penumbra and its employees
Improve production efficiency by creating systems to both reduce downtime of machines and increase the overall technical knowledge of the technician team
Provide leadership and guidance to junior engineers with the mentality of servant leadership
Communicate and explain problems and solutions to all levels, from production assemblers to senior management
Make recommendations and author protocols based on your equipment expertise
Own the vendor management process and maintain strong relationships with suppliers, both current and new
What You Bring
A passion for tackling and solving technical problems
A strong desire to dive into hands on troubleshooting
The ability to communicate complex issues in a clear, compelling manner, both orally and in writing
Proven track record of gaining equipment subject matter expertise
4+ years of engineering experience in a manufacturing environment is required
Medical device experience preferred
Also desired are knowledge of FDA regulations, lean manufacturing, and/or materials and manufacturing processes
BS degree in Mechanical, Biomedical, Chemical, or Materials Engineering, or a related discipline
What We Offer
A collaborative teamwork environment where learning is constant and performance is rewarded
The opportunity to be at the forefront of technology that is revolutionizing the treatment of some of the world's most devastating diseases
A generous benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; a 401(k) match; and an Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Penumbra, Inc., headquartered in Alameda, California, is a global healthcare company focused on innovative therapies. Penumbra designs, develops, manufactures and markets novel products and has a broad portfolio that addresses challenging medical conditions in markets with significant unmet need. Penumbra sells its products to hospitals and healthcare providers primarily through its direct sales organization in the United States, most of Europe, Canada and Australia, and through distributors in select international markets. The Penumbra logo is a trademark of Penumbra, Inc.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Penumbra, Inc., headquartered in Alameda, California, is a global healthcare company focused on interventional therapies. Penumbra designs, develops, manufactures and markets innovative devices and has a broad portfolio of products that addresses challenging medical conditions and significant clinical needs across two major markets, neuro and peripheral vascular. Penumbra sells its products to hospitals primarily through its direct sales organization in the United States, most of Europe, Canada and Australia, and through distributors in select international markets. The Penumbra logo is a trademark of Penumbra, Inc.