Engineering & Technical

Senior R&D Technician

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  • Location:

    Parsippany, United States

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  • Contact:

    Bob Giusti

  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

Senior R&D Technician



  • Development of new products, use general purpose laboratory equipment, methods, and practices utilized in the development of products.
  • Builds R&D test fixtures per specifications provided, providing design assistance and feedback
  • Provides text fixture design input and documentation
  • Executes test protocols per instructions provided, with minimal supervision, and provides results according to prescribed documentation procedures, providing test protocol design assistance and feedback
  • Builds prototype assemblies per specifications provided, providing design assistance and feedback.
  • Presents test report and design improvements to R&D project team members
  • Interfaces with vendors and manufacturing on assembly process
  • Sources parts and supplies when needed.
  • With engineering direction, able to troubleshoot complex circuits, mechanical assemblies, software functionality or accessories


  • Understanding of a breadth of theoretical principles
  • Considerable practical knowledge of basic tasks associated with job focus
  • Must be able to build prototypes from schematics
  • Must be able to perform work on PWB with surface mount components.
  • Ability to troubleshoot down to component level
  • Can follow semi-complex test procedures and protocols
  • Can write basic test protocols and reports using guidance documentation or templates
  • Ability to use basic and complex tools in area
  • Medical product experience a plus.
  • Computer literacy is required

Required/ Preferred Education and Experience:

  • HS Diploma and 6 years’ experience OR
  • Technical Certificate and 3 years’ experience OR Associates Degree and 0 years experience