At UL, we know why we come to work.:
Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose: to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!
Within our Life & Health Sciences (LHS) division, we work every day to not only protect life, but also protect hope. We enable people around the world to access the most advanced care to treat themselves and their loved ones. We help our clients understand the specific needs of different patient groups and design and implement products that will work to ensure safety in healthcare.
We are currently seeking for a Senior Project Engineer to join our LHS team which focuses on safety certifications and standards for Medical Devices. Our ideal candidate will have a degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, knowledge in testing processes, is customer oriented, ambitous for making the world a safer place, engaged in motivating team members, and has some experience working with medical devices. If this sounds like an exciting opportunity, we’d love to hear from you!
What youâll learn & achieve::
Under minimal supervision, independently manages execution and timely completion of engineering projects in multiple product categories by analyzing project scope and determining project specifications, establishing test programs for complex product investigations, and preparing reports for clients. Develops UL requirements, test methods, and test equipment for complex, new or unusual products. Exercises Project Handler Signature Authority as Project Handler of record responsible for opening, maintenance, completion, and closing of assigned new work engineering projects. Exercises Review Signature Authority as assigned as Reviewer of record responsible for initial review, status review, and final technical review of all new work engineering projects.
Independently determines project scope, develops a preliminary plan of investigation, and determines project specifications such as cost, time, and sample requirements by analyzing client input, available supplemental data, and product construction. Projects may include frequent travel to conduct or witness tests at client sites.
Initiates communication with clients to promote and explain the benefits of new and existing services. Follows up on contacts from clients. Communicates with clients to discuss technical issues, explain UL procedures and requirements, convey project cost, and negotiate completion date and sample requirements. Acts to address client concerns and to resolve complex client issues. Provides technical assistance to clients in reference to product inspection and follow-up services.
Establishes appropriate test programs by reviewing files and manufacturer's information, examining samples, and applying UL requirements. Determines areas in which the product is not in compliance with UL requirements or of any changes in project scope or specifications, and notifies client.
Coordinates complex laboratory activities by preparing data sheets and instructions to technicians and by establishing completion dates. Coordinates administrative aspects of project management. Serves as Project Handler of record and signs as Reviewer of record as assigned.
Communicates project status and results to clients through frequent contact and by preparing reports. Prepares Follow-Up Service Procedures and information pages.
Integrates continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of the job.
Resolves complex engineering issues associated with Variation Notices by analyzing and reporting on the acceptability of the variations.
Develops UL requirements for testing products beyond the scope of existing standards, or those involving unique features requiring frequent use of independent judgment. Develops special test methods and test equipment. Coordinates and/or performs File Reviews. May represent UL on technical committees and/or industry-related functions such as seminars and trade shows.
May provide direction as a Primary Designated Engineer or Designated Engineer for specific product categories.
Directs and reviews work of assigned staff. Trains office, field, and/or laboratory staff and entry level engineers. Provides technical assistance in several product categories, operations or systems to laboratory and/or field staff.
Performs other duties as directed.
What makes you a great fit::
University Degree in Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, Manufacturing Technology, or Physics from an ABET accredited program;
Minimum 5 years working experience in medical testing or relevant background in medical regulation service in medical manufacturers;
Familiar with medical CE/UL certification process, the procedure of CB scheme and international medical testing procedures
Working knowledge of conformity standards in use in areas of expertise.
Be acquainted with 60601 or 61010 series collateral and particular standards, or IEC 60950 standard.
Demonstrated ability to apply project-handling concepts in use in areas of expertise, including application to complex, new, or unusual products. Working knowledge of industry issues, needs, and problems.
What youâll experience working at UL::
Mission: For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
People: Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.
Competitive enumeration package with: yearly up to 10-15% bonus e competitive salary
25 days annual leave, which increases based upon length of service
Friendly environment and collaborative colleagues
2 paid days of volunteering days a year
Free fruits, coffee & tea
Brand new, well located facility
Awesome canteen with best barista in the country
Casual dress code
Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.
Curious? To learn more about us and the work we do, visit our company page www.UL.com and division page: https://www.ul.com/healthcare-and-life-sciences.