Working at Lungpacer

Lungpacer is developing a novel therapeutic solution for preserving or restoring the integrity and strength of the diaphragm muscle in critically ill patients who require mechanical ventilation.

At Lungpacer, we succeed together, that’s why we’re committed to fostering and rewarding innovation, passion, collaboration and courage amongst our employees. We maintain a team-oriented work environment where individuals’ capacities and accomplishments are recognized, and their career development nurtured. We hire only the best individuals who are highly motivated and strong team players and we trust them to make the right decisions to achieve our goals. We also believe in having fun while working hard.

We offer a collaborative work environment, a comprehensive salary and benefits program, and the ability to participate in equity through a stock option plan.

Job Openings

Electrical/Mechanical Technician

Descriptions

Lungpacer Medical USA Inc., a subsidiary of Lungpacer Medical Inc. – a British Columbia Corporation, is developing a novel therapeutic solution for preserving the integrity and strength of the diaphragm muscle in critically ill patients who require mechanical ventilation, is seeking to hire an experienced and highly motivated Electrical/Mechanical Technician.

As a member of the Engineering Team, the position is responsible for working with the engineers to perform projects in direct support of product development, verification, and manufacturing activities. Other responsibilities as requested.

Job Responsibilities
• Generate functional prototype from design concepts and assist the transfer of R&D product build to manufacturing. • Assist scientists/engineers with product and process development and improvement. • Perform testing to support design, process and equipment validation. • Prepare samples (products/materials/solutions) for routine production and qualification testing. • Maintain accurate documentation of concepts, designs, drawings, and processes. • Assist in the design of fixture and tooling used in fabrication and testing of prototype. • Hands-on construction and troubleshooting of PBCAs. • Assist in troubleshooting of procedures and/or instruments when issue arises. • Selects, sets up and uses tools to measure and/or fabricate components. • Sets up and executes pre-defined protocols with moderate supervision. • Performs basic statistical analysis of results. • Works within established SOPs and / or scientific methods and adheres to quality guidelines.
Qualification
• An Associate’s degree or technical degree plus minimum 5 years of medical device related experience. • High school Diploma plus minimum 10 years of progressive medical device related experience. • Demonstrates working understanding of interrelationships between basic electrical and mechanical systems as they relate to specific products or tests. • Demonstrates understanding of schematics, drawings, and wiring diagrams. • Experience with soldering and use of power/hand tools. • Is skilled in own work area within an analytical / scientific method or operational process area (e.g., material handling and management, logistics, manufacturing production). • Computer software skills including SolidWorks and MS Office. • Experience with Altium preferred. • Previous experience with catheters is preferred. • Previous experience in a GMP environment preferred.
Notes
The primary location of work will be at our facility in Exton, PA. Qualified candidates may send a letter of interest and resumé to hr@lungpacer.com by October 15, 2018. Please quote 201810-02 in your e-mail subject box. We thank all interested applicants. However, only those under consideration will be contacted. No Phone Calls, please.
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Mechanical Engineer

Descriptions

Lungpacer Medical USA Inc., a subsidiary of Lungpacer Medical Inc. – a British Columbia Corporation, is developing a novel therapeutic solution for preserving the integrity and strength of the diaphragm muscle in critically ill patients who require mechanical ventilation, is seeking to hire an experienced and highly motivated Mechanical Engineer.
As a member of the Mechanical Team, the individual in this position is responsible for providing design and technical expertise in the area of assigned development activities. Other responsibilities as requested.

Job Responsibilities
• Demonstrate knowledge of engineering principles and its application in solving complex problems. • Demonstrate working knowledge of product enhancements and manufacturing process refinement. • Demonstrate working knowledge of the design control process as well as completing FMEA and Risk analysis • Use analysis tools and methods to solve complex technical problems (e.g. 3-D Modeling and Design, Computational Fluid Dynamics, and Finite Element Analysis) • Create Solidworks models and technical drawing files in accordance with company drafting standards as applicable. • Develop design verification test methods and test fixtures. Work with lab technicians and the Product Design Owner to confirm that test methods and fixtures are appropriate. • Lead individual test method validation (TMV) studies. Author TMV studies, establish pre-defined acceptance criteria, serve as study director, proctor TMV data collection, perform statistical analyses on results, and author study reports. • Lead design verification studies. Author verification studies, establish pre-defined acceptance criteria, serve as study director, perform statistical analyses on results, and author study reports. • Lead investigations into TMV and/or design verification study failures. Provide recommendations on how to proceed through failure resolution and escalate issues to management appropriately. Recommend improvements to test methods. • Creating and updating necessary procedures/documentation as needed • Ability to identify the need for and develop reliable equipment/tooling for use in clean room manufacturing environment to improve efficiencies
Qualification
• Bachelor's degree in engineering (Mechanical or Biomedical) required. • 5+ years related experience or master’s degree in engineering and 3+ years related experience. • Demonstrated SolidWorks experience or other CAD software tools. • Must have experience developing test methods, test fixtures, and conducting design verification studies. • Experience with power/hand tools and electrical circuits is preferred. • Previous experience with disposable medical devices, clean room and GMP environment is preferred. • Strong technical documentation skills within a formal quality system (ISO 13485, FDA QSR’s, IEC 62304 etc.) • Excellent organizational, analytical reasoning, problem-solving, and conflict management skills • Ability to successfully navigate complex environments and relationships • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple technical projects • Excellent interpersonal and communication (both oral and written) skills • Computer software skills including MS Office • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive material with discretion
Notes
The primary location of work will be at our facility in Exton, PA, the position may require some travel. Qualified candidates may send a letter of interest and resumé to hr@lungpacer.com by October 15, 2018. Please quote 201810-01 in your e-mail subject box. We thank all interested applicants. However, only those under consideration will be contacted. No Phone Calls, please.
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Corporate Headquarters

Lungpacer Medical Inc.
Suite 130, 601 W Cordova Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6B 1G1
Canada

USA

Lungpacer Medical USA Inc.
260 Sierra Drive, #116
Exton, PA 19341
USA

Caution: Investigational Device
The Lungpacer Diaphragm Pacing Therapy System is limited by Federal (United States) law to investigational use.The device is not approved for sale in the United States or Europe.Lungpacer®, Weaning Solution®, Lungpacer DPT System™, Lungpacer DPT™, LIVE Catheter® are registered trademarks of Lungpacer Medical.