Summary of position: 6-9 month contractor position in Southern California. Principal or Staff level Manufacturing Engineer responsible for supporting catheter balloons and extrusion molding processes. Applying engineering principles and analytical techniques to conduct failure investigations (CAPA, NCR’s, etc.), improve manufacturing processes/products, and provide general manufacturing support. Also supports process validation activities, such as writing and executing protocols (IQ, OQ, PQ). Qualifications BS in Engineering or technical degree and/or equivalent experience 5 years of experience manufacturing engineering Experience writing and executing process validations (IQ, OQ, PQ) 3 years minimum experience in a medical device environment Lean Six Sigma experience Ability to interact with all levels of the organization Excellent analytical skills and comprehension Excellent computer skills Ability to troubleshoot and conduct failure investigations Team oriented and customer focused Excellent written and verbal communication skills Our client pays travel reimburse and offers competitive hourly rate, depending on experience. We take pride in providing our clients with highly experience professionals that are assertive, problem solvers, and have a positive attitude. Send your CV in Word format to firstname.lastname@example.org, if interested.