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Petrella, Tony [dpyus]
10-15-2002, 11:56 PM
Dear Biomch-L Readers,

Please share this opportunity with your colleagues who may be interested.

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DePuy, a Johnson and Johnson company, is a recognized world leader in the
research,
development, and manufacture of orthopaedic implants and the associated
surgical instruments
and patient care products. DePuy has a reputation for high quality products
and excellent
customer service over the course of more than 100 years in the medical
device industry.

We currently have the following positions available:

Senior Research Engineer

An opening is available for an engineer to develop and manage research
projects relating to
new product development, biomaterials, and emerging technologies.
Computational analysis
methods will be used extensively together with mechanical testing. The
successful candidate
will be expected to develop detailed research plans and manage internal and
external
resources to achieve project objectives.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Advance the utilization of available technology and equipment for the
research of
materials and products to further R&D goals.
+ Evaluate research proposals relative to DePuy objectives and business
plan.
+ Stay current with advances in orthopaedic surgery, biomechanics, and
biomaterials.
+ Prepare reports and presentations for both internal and external
publication.
+ Interface with surgeons, researchers, outside vendors, and prototype
facilities.
+ Assist in the management of co-op students, lab technicians, and test
engineers.
+ Assist marketing, sales, quality, regulatory and clinical, and
manufacturing groups as
needed.
+ Write standard operating procedures and maintain a clean and safe working
environment.
+ Develop concept ideas and coordinate fabrication of test fixtures, test
samples and
sometimes test machines.

REQUIREMENTS:
Candidate must have a Master's degree in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical
Engineering,
or a related field, and 5 years experience in research or product
development with a
demonstrated proficiency in the use of finite element analysis methods.
Excellent research,
interpersonal, and time management skills are required. Familiarity with
experimental
methods, mechanical test equipment, and data analysis techniques is desired.

To apply, send a cover letter and a copy of your resume by e-mail
(preferred) or post to:

Anthony J. Petrella, Ph.D.
E-mail: tpetrell@dpyus.jnj.com
DePuy, a Johnson & Johnson company
700 Orthopaedic Drive
P.O. Box 988
Warsaw, IN 46581-0988
www.depuy.com

DePuy is an equal opportunity employer.

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