Jul 09, 2021

Mechanical Design Engineer / Industrial Designer

  • InkSpace Imaging Inc.
  • Pleasanton, CA, USA
Full time Manufacturing Product Development R&D

Job Description

We are a medical device startup comprised of passionate researchers, scientists and professionals dedicated to improving MRI coil technology.  If you are looking for a challenge and would like to be a part of the future of coil engineering, please review our openings and reach out.

                        

 

                                                     Mechanical Design Engineer / Industrial Designer

 

InkSpace Imaging’s vision is to transform the MRI experience for every patient by providing superior comfort and performance at lower cost with non-threatening lightweight MRI receive coils that are customized to each patient. We target to offer a wide selection of flexible, tailored, lightweight MRI coils for Diagnostic Imaging and Multi-modality Systems, enabled by innovative lower-cost printing technology combined with unique MRI coil designs, that increase patient access to MRI at elevated levels of comfort and performance.

 

We are looking for a highly self-motivated Mechanical Design Engineer to join our growing team at our flexible electronics manufacturing facility in the Tri-Valley of the Eastern San Francisco Bay area.

 

In this role, a successful applicant will:

  • Design patient-friendly product supports, enclosures, and fixtures for our medical devices.

  • Help drive the look and feel of our final products to make them non-threatening to pediatric and adult patients.

  • Ensure design compliance with federal and international safety standards for medical devices (ANSI 60601-1 and ISO 10993-5/10).

 

An applicant must have experience in the following:

  • CAD software, particularly solid and surface modeling.

  • Design for manufacturing using common processes such as injection molding, compression molding, over-molding, 3D printing, sheet metal design, textile design, etc.

  • Experience in new product introduction (NPI).

  • Experience with working with 3rd party vendors to realize designs.

  • Designing devices/products for use with the human body.

  • Lifetime/reliability testing and validation on hardware to prove designs.

 

Additional preferred experience:

  • Familiarity with flex PCB design/implementation is ideal.

  • Familiarity with the material restrictions common to the MRI environment.

  • Designing products containing fabric, rubber, and/or other textiles.

  • Electrical connector design.

  • Creating engineering documentation for use in a quality system that is 21 CFR PART 820 compliant.

 

 

Qualifications:

  • BS or greater in mechanical engineering, industrial/product design, or related field.

  • Minimum 5 years experience in medical devices, wearables, or other soft goods industry.

 

 

 If you are interested, please contact  info@inkspaceimaging.com


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