Senior Mechanical Engineer


Saint Paul, MN, US

Murata Vios is a global medical device company dedicated to creating a paradigm shift in the way healthcare is delivered. Through the utilization of our internet-of-things medical-grade sensors and virtual patient care services, we plan to lower the cost of healthcare and improve patient outcomes. Murata Vios is seeking qualified individuals who contribute to our vision through sound product development engineering practices and passionate sales and marketing leadership.


St. Paul, MN

General Summary

The Mechanical Engineer will work within our cross-functional Product Development team as Mechanical Lead in collaboration with colleagues in Electrical, Firmware, Algorithm, Software, and System Engineering. As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be involved in the design, development, and evolution of new patient monitoring device presently under development.

Essential Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for leading, executing, and contributing to all Mechanical Engineering activities; including design, engineering, prototyping, verification, validation, and testing in the development of Murata Vios’ next-generation products.
  • Write design verification plans and functional test procedures.
  • Lead collaboration with outside design firm through design, prototyping, and design transfer.
  • Analyze technical issues using methodical problem-solving techniques and provide root cause and solutions.
  • Lead and perform design verification test, including offsite test management.
  • Lead and mentor engineers in development areas of research, design, and engineering.
  • Exhibit role model behaviors of thorough engineering practices and ownership.
  • Network with other function members, including entity in foreign geography.

Miscellaneous Job Responsibilities

  • Lead design reviews, FMEA analyses, and other DFx related activities.
  • Lead supplier qualification in the mechanical area.
  • Transfer design to EMS with the necessary documentation.
  • Budget, purchase and maintain the necessary equipment and software.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a relevant field. 
  • 2+ years of experience in medical device development of the full product cycle from inception through maturity.
  • SolidWorks CAD experience with best practices for part design, advanced assemblies, and complex configuration management.
  • Experience in designing plastic housing for medical devices or wearable devices.
  • Knowledge of injection molding and related engineering.
  • Proven experience creating associated documentation specs, test plans, drawings (per ANSI Y-14.5), etc.
  • Experience working under medical device regulations, such as ISO13485 and 21CFR820.
  • Knowledge of Industrial Standards related to medical device development.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering. 
  • Vital signs monitoring device development experience.
  • Knowledge of electrical design and manufacturing.
  • Experiences working with multicultural environments.

Create a better life for patients, clinicians, and hospital administrators by joining the Murata Vios team. Murata Vios offers competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabilities/Veterans

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis