Staff Industrial Designer

Molecular Devices

Molecular Devices

Cincinnati, OH, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Mammotome associates know that every moment matters when it comes to advancing breast cancer diagnostics and surgical solutions. When you come to work at Mammotome, you’re collaborating with a global team of engineers, designers, communicators, strategists, and specialists to improve patient outcomes. If you want to be inspired to grow every day, join our diverse, hardworking, high-performing team.

Be part of a company that’s a trusted leader in breast cancer diagnostics and support products you can feel passionate about!

Mammotome is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Diagnostics Companies at Danaher. Together, we’re working at the pace of change to improve patient lives with diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges.

The Staff Industrial Designer for Mammotome is responsible for designing and developing innovative and user-centric medical devices to enhance patient outcomes.

This position is part of the Research & Development organization located in Cincinnati, Ohio, and will be a hybrid position. At Mammotome, our passion is driving innovative technologies that create efficiencies, while never forgetting that at the heart of every breast cancer journey is a patient.

You will be a part of the Research & Development organization and report to the Director of Innovation responsible for advancing the product pipeline across the breast care continuum. If you thrive in a fast-paced, transformational role and want to work to build a world-class innovative organization—read on.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Lead the design strategy and create innovative and intuitive design concepts, considering user experience, ergonomics, aesthetics, and manufacturing feasibility.
  • Apply human factors engineering principles to improve the usability, safety and overall user experience, including creating user interface designs including graphical user interfaces (GUI), to ensure intuitive and efficient interactions for healthcare professionals.
  • Collaborate closely with cross functional groups such as engineering and marketing teams to translate design concepts into feasible products across the Mammotome portfolio ecosystem.
  • Conduct user research to understand needs, preferences and expectations to integrate into the product design process.
  • Continuously identify opportunities to optimize design processes, tools, and methodologies across the organization.

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design, Product Design or related field is required. Advanced degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in an industrial design or product design role is required.
  • Demonstrated expertise in user-centric design including familiarity with human factors engineering, with some experience in medical devices.
  • Proficiency in CAD software and visualization tools and strong attention to detail.
  • Up to 10% travel with a mix of domestic and international locations; occasional overnight trips are required.

It would be a plus if you also possess previous experience in:

  • Knowledge of medical device regulations, standards and design controls (FDA, ISO 13485, etc.) is preferred.

At Mammotome we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part-time at the Company location identified above and part-time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Mammotome can provide.

The salary range for this role is $135,000 - $165,000 annually. This is the range that we in good faith believe is the range of possible compensation for this role at the time of this posting. We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range. This range may be modified in the future.

This job is also eligible for bonus/incentive pay.

We offer comprehensive package of benefits including paid time off, medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) to eligible employees.

Note: No amount of pay is considered to be wages or compensation until such amount is earned, vested, and determinable. The amount and availability of any bonus, commission, benefits, or any other form of compensation and benefits that are allocable to a particular employee remains in the Company's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with the law.

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