Title: Product Development Engineer
For more than 100 years, 3M has been a company that delivers both sustainable growth and consistent results. Today is no exception. We are making great progress toward inventing a new future for 3M - a future of faster growth and increased competitiveness, while continuing to deliver superior results.
3M is seeking a Product Development Engineer for the Corporate Research & Development Division.
The position of Product Development Engineer will work with cross-functional design teams including the customer division to conceive, design, engineer, validate, and develop durable hard good products. Interdisciplinary cross-functional teams may also include collaborative teams within theSoftware, Electronic and Mechanical Systems(SEMS) Corporate Research Laboratory that include personnel with software, electronics, product safety, regulatory, quality, human factors, industrial design, mechanical design, and predictive engineering backgrounds.
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Roles and Responsibilitiesinclude but are not limited to the following:
Concept development, design modeling, design documentation, design verification testing, prototype fabrication, supplier selection, supplier management, design for manufacturability and assembly.
Working with NX7.5, ProEngineer or SolidWorks CAD.
Finite element computer modeling as required to support functional, manufacturable, and serviceable new product development.
Relocation: Relocation is authorized for this position and plans can vary. For more information on the relocation plan for this position, please contact the internal contact listed on the requisition.
Location and Travel: The position of Product Development Engineer will be located in Maplewood, MN and may include up to 10% travel .
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Biomedical engineering from an accredited university.
Minimum of 1 year experience with Unigraphics, ProEngineer or SolidWorks CAD.
Minimum of 1 year product development engineering experience.
Masters degree in Mechanical or Biomedical engineering from an accredited university.
Experience with plastics, sheet metal, injection molding, machining, rapid prototyping, design for manufacturing and assembly (DFMA), and robust design.
Experience in product development with electro-mechanical systems.
Finite element modeling expertise or background.
Medical device product development experience.
Self starter with good communication and effective team interaction skills.
3M captures the spark of new ideas and transforms them into thousands of ingenious products. Our culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better. 3M is the innovation company that never stops inventing. With $27 billion in sales, 3M employs about 80,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 65 countries. For more information, visitwww.3M.com/Careersor follow @3MNews on Twitter.