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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Leica Biosystems - Mount Waverley, VIC

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Who We Are


At Leica Biosystems our promise is to enable clinicians to efficiently provide patients a highly confident diagnosis within 24 hours of biopsy. We offer the most comprehensive portfolio that spans the entire cancer diagnosis workflow from biopsy to diagnosis. Our experts are committed to delivering Improved Quality, Integrated Solutions, and Optimized Efficiencies leading to breakthrough advances in diagnostic confidence and turnaround time.

The Role:

Designs and analyzes mechanical systems, equipment and packaging. Conducts feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs. Directs support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing and prototype fabrication. Provides design information to drafting for packaging documentation.

Your key responsibilities will include, and not limited to:

  • Deliver robust and high-quality mechanical solutions that are compliant with all applicable business and regulatory requirements.
  • Develop instrument mechanical architecture and ensure quality of group mechanical deliverables.
  • Tracking and forecasting for project mechanical effort.
  • Lead project mechanical team.
  • Lead mechanical Design For Excellence (DFx) efforts.
  • Provide support to the rest of the business in matters relating to mechanical engineering product issues
  • Contribute to development of skilled engineering associates in line with program and business needs.
  • Contribute to establishment of and continuous improvement of mechanical systems processes and procedures to support business needs and satisfy applicable regulatory requirements.
  • Develop design expertise in more than one of the following disciplines: Robotics, Mechanisms, Structures, System analysis, Fluidics, Thermal control.
To be successful in this opportunity, a prior experience in the following criteria would be required:
  • Degree qualified Mechanical Engineer with minimum 8 years’ relevant experience in developing and delivering complex electro-mechanical devices.
  • 3 years’ experience of developing medical products.
  • Experience with ISO13485 and FDA QSR 820.
  • Design Expertise in at least one of the following disciplines: Fluidics, Robotics, Mechanisms, Structures, Systems, Thermal control.
  • Experience with a variety of manufacturing methods and working with suppliers.
  • Experience with problem solving techniques and generating technical documents including risk and hazards analysis, design descriptions, verification plans and reports.
  • Proven ability to lead, train, mentor and coach others.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Positive, self-motivated disposition and personal accountability.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Highly Desirable:
  • Siemens NX CAD experience
  • Interest in Histology
  • Desire to improve lives
To Apply:

You must be an Australian citizen or a holder of a Permanent Residency visa to be eligible to apply for this position.

Applicants must submit a cover letter explaining their interest in joining Leica Biosystems and relevant experience related to this role. Applications must be submitted by close of business 15th July 2021.

Leica Biosystems is committed to attracting and retaining the most highly qualified candidates available. We firmly believe that our employees drive the success of the company. With success in mind as the ultimate goal, we strive to create and provide an environment that offers challenging, stimulating and financially rewarding opportunities. If you are seeking a new challenge where your performance and contribution is valued, and the role aligns with your next career move, we would love to hear from you.

Be sure to follow Leica Biosystems on LinkedIn!

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.