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Product Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_971649_1338788

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Job Location
Durham, North Carolina
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Modis Engineering is currently recruiting for a Product Engineer job in Durham, NC. To be considered for this position you must have cross functional development and implementation of electro-mechanical systems, electrical and electronic subassemblies, and overall Bio Device design implementation for automated vaccination equipment in the bio-devices engineering group.

Product Engineer is responsible for overall enhancement and implementation of bio-devices for the animal health industry. This position is responsible for cross functional development and implementation of electro-mechanical systems, electrical and electronic subassemblies, and overall Bio Device design implementation for automated vaccination equipment in the bio-devices engineering group. The Product Engineer will participate in development of new commercial products, support existing products and develop quality controls within various departments within the organization including: incoming inspection, production control and documentation. The Product Engineer is expected to work independently and at times lead efforts, in close collaboration with cross functional teams, including Design Engineers, Manufacturing, Production Quality, Purchasing, and Suppliers. The Product Engineer will be responsible for making sure that engineering and manufacturing processes are performed correctly using the right tools, materials and processes.


  • Coordinate problem solving and technical support, including design updates of equipment, process development and related documentation
  • Extensive interaction with operations team to develop quality control processes and procedures
  • Strong metrology skills and ability to set-up and manage an incoming inspection process
  • Proficiency in detailing drawings for CTQ requirements, BOM’s and release documents
  • Oversee drawing development change process, drawing dimensioning and review skills to ensure documentation accuracy for proper part control
  • Provide engineering input for multiple projects, including new products from design concept to full manufacturing introduction.
  • Analyzes various manufacturing issues and resolve them in a timely manner.
  • Actively leads cost reduction initiatives and minimization of waste.
  • Specific experience in electrical, electronic, printed circuit board, and electric motor required
  • Design and development of all electro-mechanical, pneumatic, fluidic systems, while understanding the interface to electrical control systems and underlying biological process needs.
  • Participate in cross functional design meetings, collaborative discussions, and builds to insure supplied parts and product meets specifications, timelines and budget
  • Participate in system engineering for complex electromechanical systems to define product specifications and controls interactions of each system
  • Job Requirements and Educational Requirements:

  • B.S. in Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering or a minimum of 6 years demonstrated product engineering experience in an automated machinery environment
  • 6 years minimum experience working with Design and Implementation teams, Operations (Manu., Qual., Metrology) and suppliers from an engineering, technical perspective
  • Demonstrated proficiency/experience in multidiscipline engineering for industrial equipment or equivalent
  • Quality Systems knowledge (e.g. ISO9001, ISO13485)
  • Strong mechanical and electrical engineering knowledge and skills.
  • Root cause analysis techniques and documentation.
  • Knowledge of materials and manufacturing/construction principles.
  • Demonstrated experience with Solid Works, CAD, drawing storage/control, SAP, and other
  • Strong metrology skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with custom engineered product manufacturing processes, as it relates to metrics/conformance of product meeting design intent
  • Demonstrated experience in critical thinking and problem-solving skills, planning and organizing, decision-making
  • Excellent communication skills, influencing and leading, facilitation and team work capabilities.
  • Flexible and adaptive; able to explore many ideas simultaneously
  • If you are interested in this Product Engineer job in Durham, NC, then click "apply" below. Also, feel free to pursue other available opportunities with Modis Engineering by visiting our website at If you have any questions about this opportunity, then feel free to contact Stephanie Lister at

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