Senior Human Factors Engineer



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Maple Grove

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Salary Range

USD100000-145000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Manpower Engineering ,


Job Description


A medical device leader is seeking an experienced Senior Human Factors Engineer to join their team. This role will specifically support their Interventional Cardiology product line.

As a Sr. Human Factors Engineering, you will lead efforts across the product development lifecycle by partnering with engineering, marketing, design assurance, project managers, clinical, regulatory, and marketing.

This role is a permanent/direct hire opportunity, and would offer a competitive base salary, bonus, and excellent benefits.

Main Duties;

* Perform activities in partnership with functional engineering groups quality, regulatory, marketing, clinical, and R&D to ensure that those products are safe and meet the needs of the customers.

* Interface with clinicians and other device users to collect user data (both objective and subjective) on systems.

* Provide input based on research, evaluations, and literature to the product teams to enable design of user interfaces.

* Perform task analyses, use error risk analysis, heuristic analysis, competitive analysis, and contextual inquires.

* Plan and execute formative and summative studies.

* Apply knowledge of device users and use environments to the design and development of new products and product changes.

* Generate protocols and reports for usability studies, as well as usability engineering plans and reports.

* Deliver verbal, written and visual communications, with an emphasis on problem framing, visual storytelling and strong information design.

* Keep abreast of regulations and best practices for medical device human factors (e.g. IEC 62366-1, AAMI HE75, IEC 60601-1-6, FDA Applying Human Factors and Usability Engineering to Medical Devices)

Previous Requirements;

* BS in Biomedical, Mechanical, Industrial, or other Engineering with experience or degree related to Human Factors

* BS, MS, or Minor in Human Factors Engineering preferred

* Required minimum years of Human Factors work experience (primarily in medical device or related field): 4 years with BS, or 3 years with MS

* Experience developing Class II or Class III medical devices strongly preferred

If interested, please email your resume