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Sustaining Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_971649_1461930

Posted on 06 September 2022

A Sustaining Engineer position is available through Modis in Spencer, Indiana.  This is a direct hire / full-time opportunity with benefits.


The Sustaining Engineer will lead product and process remediation efforts, in addition to performing sustaining activities for commercially available products. Responsibilities:

  • Interface with Development Engineering, Production Engineering, Product Management, Regulatory, Clinical, Quality Engineering, Quality Assurance, Operations, sourced vendors, and physicians as necessary to progress projects/tasks.
  • Manage multiple project timelines, resources and responsibilities to achieve team, departmental, and company goals.
  • Follow Risk Management procedures and comply with requirements of ISO 14971 as applicable.
  • Follow Design Control procedures and comply with requirements of 21CFR820 Quality System Regulations and ISO 13485 as applicable.
  • May supervise / coach technicians or other engineering employees.
  • Must maintain all training requirements for the position, while seeking out opportunities for continuous development and growth.
  • Must work and interact effectively and professionally with and for others throughout various levels of the global organization.
  • Must strictly adhere to safety requirements.
  • Maintain regular and punctual attendance.
  • Must maintain company quality and quantity standards.
  • Must have effective communication skills and ability to work in a collaborative and independent work situations and environments with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to remain calm and receptive in fast paced situations.


  • Bachelors Degree in Biomedical or Electrical Engineering
  • Previous project management experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of statistical practices as it relates to sample sizes, confidence intervals, capability, assessing risk and problem solving.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook.

    Physical Requirements:

  • Works under general office environment conditions.
  • Utilizes close visual acuity for working with computers and equipment.

    Frequently required to sit, stand, walk, and communicate.

  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, subject to reasonable accommodation requirements under the ADA


  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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