Title: Senior Project Engineer, Metal Detectors (Food Safety)
DIV/BU: Environmental & Process
Instruments Division/Product Inspection
Location: Minneapolis MN
The Product Inspection Business Unit provides
instrumentation, software, and support services to a variety of
industries including Food and Beverage, Pharmaceutical and many others.
We provide process analyzers and measurement systems to help our
customers improve their process, meet government regulations and ensure
the quality of their brands.
Job Summary: Perform research (feasibility
studies) and high level product development. The successful candidate
must be an experienced, customer-focused individual who is motivated to be
hands-on when needed, conscientious and results oriented team player.
Essential Job Functions and Accountabilities:
Lead efforts in support of new Metal
Detection inspection product development, and upgrades. Ownership of
products from development through manufacturing and service.
Perform high level product development in
areas including but not limited to electro-magnetic devices for metal
Prepare reports on research and development
for internal use and for the purpose of obtaining patents to protect
technology developed for the Company
Project Management of Phase Gate Process for
New Product Development
Interface with customers, sales, and
marketing to discuss new applications and technologies.
All other duties as assigned.
1. Minimum five (5) years
experience in advanced instrumentation research and development
2. Strong written and oral communication
3. Experience in mathematical modeling and/or
4. Experience in radio frequency (RF) signal
generation and analysis
5. Experience in the design and development of
Metal Detection inspection equipment preferred
6. Design for Manufacturability & Assembly
(DFMA), Design Failure Mode Effects Analysis (DFMEA), Risk Management
7. Experience preferred: process
instrumentation and/or the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.
8. Project mangement
Other Job Requirements:
Chinese language skills helpful
Ability to grow into leadership role within
MS (or internationally recognized
equivalent) in Physics, Engineering, or closely related field required,