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Concepteur logiciel 3

Req ID:  583

Working Location: QUEBEC, QUEBEC CITY 

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? At Olympus, we help make people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling, every day. 
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Job Description

The Principal Technician will work independently to build prototypes design test fixtures manufacturing tooling and processes conduct testing of medical devices create protocols and reports on equipment and processes train others in test methods. They will analyze test results including performing statistical analysis on the data and interpreting the results in reports. They will also manage lab infrastructure which may include calibration safety maintenance of equipment cleaning services and be responsible for the handling and disposal of hazardous/biological waste. They may also be responsible for managing production or new product development processes.

Job Duties

Responsible for the planning execution analysis and reporting of medical device or process fixture testing. Develop and write test protocols and reports directing and organizing other Technicians as well as Engineering Co-op Students in testing and analysis activities. With minimal input from engineering staff develop and document test methods With minimal input from engineering staff conduct gage R&R test method validation studies With minimal input from engineering staff develop test and assembly fixtures and recommend and use appropriate test or production equipment. Train engineering staff in the use of test and assembly fixtures test or production equipment. Plan organize train and direct other Technicians and Co-Op Students in testing analysis building and repair activities. Specify or recommend personnel requirements for testing analysis building and repair activities participate in the interview process to obtain proper personnel for these activities. Lead the planning and organization direction of other technicians and/or co-op students in design and build of new test or assembly fixtures and/or tooling and repair or upgrade of existing fixtures/ tooling /equipment. Assemble development phase mechanical prototypes to specification. Assemble and test R&D conceptual phase mechanical prototypes according to verbal direction from engineering staff with minimal documentation Coordinate and utilize external resources such as vendors and sister sites to resolve technical issues or improve processes or products Perform testing analyze data statistically interpret results and create reports. Create read and take direction from detailed design drawings especially test and assembly fixtures. Create solid models for test fixtures design fixtures modify existing designs and work with the machine shop or 3D printer to fabricate designs. Plan and facilitate procurement of materials and tools necessary for test or build activities. Take precise measurements of components parts (is this redundant with perform testing above?) – I'd say no keep it in (JLK).Provide design input on rework and modification of products. Rework/modify products to achieve proper function. Update solid models and drawing with proposed changes. Work with Model Shop 3D Printer or outside vendor to create prototypes reflecting these modifications. Manage lab infrastructure which may include calibration safety maintenance of equipment cleaning services and hazardous waste removal. Perform other related duties as directed or as self-initiated based on perceived need.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE Associate's Engineering degree or equivalent is required. Upon manager discretion at least three year's experience successfully executing a majority of the required duties listed above constitutes equivalence. Bachelors degree a plus. Or 9+ years experience designing test tool assembly fixtures production process and complex electromechanical testing and assembly. Medical device experience is desired. ESSENTIAL KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES Strong technical writing skills. Good manual dexterity and the ability to operate electromechanical measurement/test equipment and prototype tool/fixtures. Ability to research design and/or recommend electromechanical measurement/test equipment and prototype tool/fixtures. Ability to create read and properly interpret engineering drawings and take technical instruction from co-workers supervisors and other professional personnel. Ability to plan schedule train recommend and direct peers and subordinate technical personnel in testing assembly repair and analysis of medical devices. Ability to manage outside services to the lab and to coordinate equipment calibration efforts Ability to model and perform simple design work in SolidWorks required. Ability to perform statistical analysis and interpret data in reports. Proven problem solving skills Familiarity with key manufacturing processes such as plastic part design and machining metals and plastics

We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you.

Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.

Olympus’ Industrial Solutions range from industrial microscopes and videoscopes to nondestructive testing technology and x-ray analyzers. These products are widely used for quality control, inspection, and measurement applications. Serving customers in fields such as manufacturing, maintenance, and environment and natural resources, Olympus technology contributes to the quality of products and adds to the safety of industrial infrastructure and facilities. For more information, visit

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It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: || Canada (CA) || Quebec (CA-QC) || Quebec || 

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