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Danaher Corporation Sr. R&D Engineer in Port Washington, New York

Find what drives you on a team with a more than 70-year history of discovery, determination, and innovation. As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our products serve a wide range of markets, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here. For the exponentially curious, Pall is a place you can thrive and amplify your impact on the world.

Pall is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

Pall Corporation of Port Washington, NY is adding new talent to our growing Pall Life Sciences R&D team. In this exciting role as a Senior R&D Engineer you will have responsibility to support polymeric membrane research and development efforts to existing legacy media and develop new membranes in different applications for Life Sciences (Biotech, Medical and Lab).

It's an exciting time to join Pall!

Your Role

  • Designs, plan and execute experiments in either lab scale for development or optimization of existing processes for legacy membranes.

  • Problem solve, analyze results, summarize reports, and determine the next steps in an organized technical manner.

  • Process Control and Automation, Process design as it connects to capacity expansion and sustainability of key legacy media. Includes process development (scale-up) from pilot processes to full MFG scale

  • Travel to Pall sites

Pall and Danaher benefits include: medical, vision and wellness benefits, permissive time off, company cell phones and matching 401K

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science & Engineering (5-7+ yrs relevant work Experience or Master’s in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science & Engineering (3-5+ years relevant work experience) or PhD in Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science & Engineering (1-3+ years relevant work experience)

Preferred Qualifications

Membrane polymer experience, Process Control Automation, process development, SPC, Design of Experiments

  • Demonstrated sound application of engineering discipline (polymer science a plus).

  • Clearly and effectively analyze, summarize, and communicate progress and results in oral and written form.

  • Evaluates, recommends, and implements well-reasoned solutions to technical problems.

  • Design, plans, and conducts effective experiments targeted to gain needed knowledge and information for project success.

  • Recognize statistically significant trends and anomalies in data and determine relevance and/or infer potential meaning to effectively solve problems.

  • Process development or optimization of existing process experience is preferred.

  • Work effectively with team members and cross functional team member (ie: Product Engineering, Operations/Manufacturing, Marketing) in a positive, professional manner.

  • Lead tasks or sub-projects within a project team. Directs and provides engineering feedback/recommendations; manage implementation for various functions with a project.

  • Experience with pilot to Manufacturing process scale up experience a plus.

  • Knowledge of critical operation’s needs (such as cGMP, Six Sigma, DOEs)

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.


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