Mechanical Engineer,Shanghai in Shanghai, China at Mammotome

Date Posted: 7/6/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: LEI004873

About Us

In December 2014, Devicor® Medical Products, Inc. was acquired by Leica Biosystems, part of the Danaher family of companies. Leica Biosystems is the global leader in anatomic pathology solutions and automation, striving to advance cancer diagnostics to improve patients’ lives. The combination of the two companies uniquely positions us to develop integrated patient-to-pathology solutions for the diagnosis of cancer.

Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Mammotome brand is sold in over 50 different countries throughout the world. Mammotome remains committed to its heritage of advancing technology for early detection of breast cancer, providing support and education for clinicians worldwide, and offering breast care information for patients.


Area of Responsibilities:


Team Member

-      Works on a cross-functional team through all phases of the design and development process.

-      Leads or supports others to execute design changes to commercially released product.

Execute Design & Development

-      Works closely with other team members to generate design concepts and develop detail designs which meet design requirements.

-      Works closely with other members of the team and external suppliers to design and develop optimized designs that will result in high quality and low cost products which are easily manufactured.

-      Works closely with other members of the team and external suppliers to produce functional prototypes for evaluation.

-      Works closely with other members of the team to perform basic design analysis (tolerance analysis, FEA, DOE's, simulated use testing, etc.).

-      Works closely with other members of the team to perform component and assembly qualifications.

-      Works closely with other members of the team to develop verification/validation plans, executes testing and documents results.

-      Works closely with other members of the team to maintain and update relevant documentation to comply with the quality management system.

Intellectual Property

-      Applies a basic understanding of patents.

-      Contributes to business value through innovation and patent filing.

Project Management

-      With guidance, develops and executes project plans including scope definition, scheduling, budgeting, and contingency planning.

-      Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


Minimum Experience

Required – 1-3 years related work experience.

Preferred – Medical device experience.
Education Requirements

Required – Bachelor degree (BS) in Mechanical Engineering.

Preferred – Advanced Degree in field.

-      Mechanical Design – Expertise regarding mechanical processes and capabilities that impact design.

-      Communication Communicates effectively at all levels of the organization. Expresses ideas clearly and simply both verbally and in writing. Promotes timely, ongoing flow of information to others. Communicates and listens effectively in order to develop and maintain key business relationships.

-      Interpersonal Skills Ability to work with co-workers and customers, both internal and external, of all levels. Ability to professionally interact and build constructive and effective relationships with all levels and functions within the Company. Ability to effectively interface with others on behalf of the organization. Influences key business partners and customers to achieve mutually beneficial results.

-      Initiative – Ability to work well independently and exercise appropriate judgment under general direction. Ability to prioritize workload, goals and tasks consistent with the department and corporate objectives. Ability to take direction from multiple sources and manage conflicting priorities in an effective and efficient manner. Ability to multi-task, completing concurrent projects within given time frames and managing interruptions and change requests. Takes initiative to establish new processes and methods to support a variety of coordination activities.

-      Problem Solving – Uses rigorous logic to solve problems. Probes all sources for answers. Looks beyond the obvious. Enjoys solving tactical and process problems. Applies appropriate theory and principles, expert judgment, and cross-functional expertise to address a broad range of complex problems.

-      Decision Making – Makes timely, sound decisions based on analysis, wisdom, experience and judgment. Utilizes a high degree of creativity and latitude. Relies on experience and good judgment to ensure that expectations are met and that business objectives are achieved.

-      Adaptability – Embraces and adapts to change and demonstrates a willingness to learn. Reactionary and adaptable to abrupt changes, arising issues, extreme time pressures, and other exigent circumstances. Ability to respond quickly to change, and to prioritize actions to meet customer needs.

-      Trust and Integrity Interacts with others in a way that gives them confidence in one’s intentions and those of the organization. Accepts responsibility for one’s own decisions and actions. Demonstrates honesty. Keeps commitments. Behaves in a consistent manner and is open, honest and trustworthy.

-      Collaboration and Teamwork Works collaboratively and cooperatively with many teams cross-functionally. Ability to work well with other people to solve problems and to find the best solution. Energetic and willingness to work closely with all team members to achieve success.

-      Customer Orientation – Demonstrates a keen understanding of various customers’ (internal or external) needs and utilizes a variety of resources to provide solutions and a compelling value proposition.

-      Business Acumen – Strong grasp of business concepts and related issues. Shows understanding of issues relevant to organization. Keeps up to date with current practices and trends. Has and uses cross-functional knowledge.

-      Motivating Others – Creates motivating environment. Empowers others. Assists in building cohesive teams, bringing out the best from peers while fostering teamwork and collaboration.

-      Negotiation/Influence – Ability to persuade others. Builds consensus and gains cooperation from others to obtain information and accomplish goals.

-      Leadership – Ability to direct the work of others. Leads and influences inside and outside of the organization to accomplish goals. Rallies support behind the vision. Demonstrates effective leadership and a sustained record of success.

-      Computer Skills – Proficient computer system based tools including Microsoft Office applications, presentation, e-mail, web browsers and spreadsheet software. Skilled in Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools (e.g., Solidworks).

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
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