Los Angeles, CA
Req ID 57565BR
Location of Position
Los Angeles, CA
•Perform standard engineering assignments which are typically a significant portion of a larger project. Select sound techniques to solve problems and make design recommendations under direction of supervisor. Assess results for application, validity and conformance to specifications. Recommend material and process specifications.
•Utilize engineering tools to solve straightforward problems (e.g., FMEA, Finite Element Analysis, Process Modeling, Design of Experiments, Mold Flow, SPC, software development).
•Lead small project teams as needed to accomplish project objectives.
•Monitor and report project costs including capital and cross-functional expenses. Estimate cost affected by design and/or policy changes. With supervisor, recommend capital expenditure and production methods for existing or enhanced products or processes.
•Study and recommend techniques to improve existing products/processes.
•Investigate new sources for raw materials or processes.
•With supervisor, formulate and recommend engineering policies and technical work in accordance with project and business objectives.
•Provide supervision to technicians.
•Prefer experience with TQM methods (e.g. ""six sigma"")
•Display a solid technical understanding of engineering principles and procedures (e.g. CAD and its application or scheduling a series of technical tasks utilizing software-based tools.
•Understand and articulate how own role ties within function or discipline
•Demonstration application of engineering principles on individual/small projects.
•BS engineering and 3-5 years related experience.
•MS engineering and 0-2 years related experience.
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Baxter provides its employees with comprehensive compensation and benefits. To view additional opportunities at Baxter and to learn more about the company, please visit our Web site at company website. EOE M/F/D/V.
Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX), through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions. As a global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide. Baxter had 2012 sales of $14.2 billion and has approximately 50,800 employees.