Danaher Corporation Medical Device Engineering Co-Op Fall 2018 in Cincinnati, Ohio
Danaher Company Description
In December 2014, Devicor® Medical Products, Inc. was acquired by Leica Biosystems, part of the Danaher family of companies. Leica Biosystems is the global leader in anatomic pathology solutions and automation, striving to advance cancer diagnostics to improve patients’ lives. The combination of the two companies uniquely positions us to develop integrated patient-to-pathology solutions for the diagnosis of cancer.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Mammotome brand is sold in over 50 different countries throughout the world. Mammotome remains committed to its heritage of advancing technology for early detection of breast cancer, providing support and education for clinicians worldwide, and offering breast care information for patients.
Devicor Medical Products, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening and background/criminal check.
Engineering Co-Ops work with cross-functional New Product Development and Sustaining Engineering teams on all aspects of complex projects related to product design and development, with a focus on applying engineering fundamentals in a professional environment.
Team Member * Works in a learning mode on a cross-functional project team through all phases of the product development process. * Includes planning and executing projects from concept through the launch and initial production ramp-up. * Supports lead product changes after launch based on defined needs of the business. Execute Design/Development Process * Works closely with other members of the team and suppliers (e.g., component, assembly equipment) to develop products with a focus on manufacturability and assembly. * Follows the leadership of other members of the project team to define user needs and generate design concepts. Evaluate Design/Development * With guidance from other team members, performs component and assembly evaluations and qualifications and development of product and process validation plans and testing. * With guidance from other team members performs basic design and analysis (such as tolerance analysis, FEA, DOE's, simulated use testing, etc.), and supports development of product and process validation plans and testing. Prototype and Manufacturability * With guidance from other team members, works with design and/or manufacturing engineering and suppliers to understand the considerations associated with manufacturability and works with other team members to produce prototypes and optimize designs for manufacturability.
Experience * Previous Co-op experience in an engineering function is strongly preferred. * Experience in medical device and/or product development is preferred.
Education * Matriculated student working toward a Bachelor’s degree (BS) in Mechanical or Biomedical engineering (or related field equivalent) with mechanical emphasis required. * Minimum GPA 3.0 within curriculum is required.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
Job Function: Engineering
Primary Location: North America-North America-United States-OH-Cincinnati
Req ID: MAM000514