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Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"For more than 30 years at 3M, I've seen firsthand how it's a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact we're making around the world" - Mike Roman, chief executive officer and chairman, 3M
At 3M we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily as our employees connect with customers all around the world.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
As a Product Design Specialist-Biopharmaceutical Purification Focus , you will work to drive growth by designing and validating innovative products. You will have an opportunity to gain experience working with a diverse range of pharmaceutical processes and applications. You will apply advanced design principles to the industry's next generation integrated purification solutions. You will have the opportunity to work with a diverse global cross-functional team to transfer designs to manufacturing locations around the world. Additionally, significant experience will be gained in designing products for an evolving regulated market following a medical device design and design control framework.
You will also have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Participating in design projects, design execution, design improvements and design control of complex scope with a focus on mechanical/hard good design
Working on a global cross-functional, multisite teams of marketing, product design and development, product engineering, quality, regulatory, manufacturing, application development, and business development
Applying product design-related knowledge including design principles, methods, and processes (e.g. concept sketching, story board/context sketches, CAD modeling and rendering, model making, rapid prototyping and structural design and testing)
Creating detailed drawings and documentation packages needed for Design Control and Design Transfer to manufacture products
Developing and executing test plans for design verification and validation
Researching emerging and new applications for which new product design elements will result in significant market differentiation
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or higher in a science or engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Five (5) years of combined Industrial experience in product design, structural analysis and testing, design-forward product development, user experience design and/or other design-centric field experience in a private, public, university, government or military environment
Additional Qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Master's degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science, Biomedical Engineering, Design Engineering or related discipline from an accredited institution
Experience in designing products for use in a regulated environment
Understanding of polymeric material behavior and its use in pressure boundary design
Experience using CAD software such as: Unigraphics, ProENGINEER/PTC Creo and/or SOLIDWORKS(r)
Experience using Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software such as: Abaqus, SOLIDWORKS(r) and/or Ansys
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic and international
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.
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