Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World
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 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"A long-lasting career at 3M comes from having vision, imagination and the ability to see what doesn't exist. 3Mers are groundbreaking innovators and it's important that we give every person the space for disruptive and creative thinking." - John Banovetz, executive vice president, chief technology officer and environmental responsibility at 3M
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role As a Sr. Product Engineer, you will 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:
Leading and maintaining product design and performance of Molecular detection platform by integrating documentation and ensuring compliance with ISO Requirements, building in-depth product and processes understanding, and leading/directing lab analysts
Leading and/or supporting design requirements specifications with Product Development teams, Life cycle management with Product Stewardship teams, Risk management, or Product and process improvements with Lean value stream engineers, and other product documentation efforts.
Leading the analysis, trouble shooting, non-conforming product test and disposition.
Managing change as it relates to design changes driven by quality improvement, source of supply changes, or cost reduction efforts.
Leading cross-functional teams that include manufacturing, production, application engineers and quality/regulatory engineers.
Supporting the scale up & validation of product changes, while maintaining product integrity & design.
Leading and/or supporting product testing to both verify & validate design intent of products.
Supporting quality investigations
Your Skills and Expertise 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 Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering with Biology focus or Biological sciences (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Five (5) combined years of Microbiology and/or Molecular biology lab experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Experience in molecular biology techniques (DNA/RNA/protein)
Experience in optimization of reagents and protocols
Experience in statistical analysis of data sets and establishing product testing workflow procedures.
One (1) year of Lean manufacturing experience
Familiarity with ISO quality requirements and documentation
Demonstrated organization and communication skills, written and oral, ability to multi-task, detail oriented & Strong collaboration skills
Travel: May include up to 5% domestic/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. Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/ 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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