Sr. Packaging Engineer VAVE in Miami, Florida at Beckman Coulter Diagnostics

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: BEC011559

About Us

At Beckman Coulter, we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory. For more than 80 years, we have been a trusted partner for laboratory professionals, helping to advance scientific research and patient care. We do challenging work on a global scale, and are invested in growing our associates’ careers. We embrace continuous improvement, and are passionate about moving science and healthcare forward.

We have a vital role at Beckman Coulter: our focus on innovation, reliability and efficiency has led us to become the partner of choice for clinical, research and industrial customers all over the world.

Beckman Coulter is a Danaher company, operating in two industries: Diagnostics and Life Sciences. 


The Senior Package Engineer VAVE supports the review and analysis of current packaging configurations both instrument and consumables to determine cost savings that can come from material, design, or process change. The incumbent will be responsible for reviewing and developing complex protective packaging and must have a solid foundation of packaging materials, fabrication processes, molding processes, ISTA and ASTM packaging test methods. The Sr. Engineer will be interfacing as appropriate with Development, Quality, Manufacturing, Purchasing and Suppliers. The incumbent assists with coordinating the release changes and enhancements to existing product packaging; participates in design reviews, and material. Provides packaging support for internal and external suppliers from a cost savings perspective; participates in the resolution of packaging issues; writes test protocols and test reports, and ensures manufacturing/packaging documents are created, updated and in compliance with company standards, ISO, GMP, and DOT as required.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree Package Engineering.

  • 3-5 years’ experience working in an FDA regulated medical industry preferred.

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 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.

At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.