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Title:  Sr. Sol Architect-Mechanical, R&D,Hardware & Embedded Solutions

Requisition ID:  64033
Date:  Jun 28, 2024

Bengaluru, Karnataka, IN

Department:  R&D


At West, we’re a dedicated team that is connected by a purpose to improve patient lives that has been at the center of our Company for more than a century. Our story began when Herman O. West solved the problem of supplying penicillin in mass quantities to the US Government during World War 2. Through our work to deliver thousands of life-saving and life-enhancing injectable medicines to millions of patients daily, West’s indelible mark on the healthcare industry has just begun. A name started our story. How will yours help write our future?  


There’s no better place to join an inclusive community of professionals with opportunities for lifelong learning, growth and development. Supported by benefit programs, we empower the physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our team members and their families.  


We believe in giving back to help those in need in the communities where we live and work. And are equally committed to creating a healthier environment and planet through our sustainability efforts.  

Job Summary:


The Senior Solutions Architect-Mechanical, R&D Hardware & Embedded Solutions requires in-depth knowledge of documentation of new product design & development of medical devices, using SolidWorks tool. Typical job responsibilities include (but are not limited to) working with the product management groups from both local & global locations to understand the build of the test article, analyze, interpret and modify 2D and 3D engineering drawings and build models.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

•    Possesses understanding of the complete solution offering from requirements, design document, Resource estimation, Material selection, Creating complex simulations & Risk Analysis
•    Knowledge of medical standards such as IEC13485, 43 FR 31 508
•    Preparation of SolidWorks drawings and models.
•    Proper interpretation of design specifications, standards and drawings and follow-up with vendors to convert into a product.
•    Preparation of instruction and operation manuals
•    Builds and maintains strong relationships with the team and business to ensure collaboration and alignment within and outside of the division.
•    Using knowledge and expertise, solves problems, recommends architecture and processes, recommends changes to existing architecture and processes, and also exceptions to architecture, technology, and process standards globally.
•    Helps drive agile and DevOps culture of implementation and product management culture.
•    Other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience:

•    Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Post-graduation in Design Engineering / Industrial Design is a plus
•    Minimum of 6+ years of related work experience .


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

•    Expert in the use of SolidWorks tool 
•    Knowledge of medical standards and practices such as IEC13485, 43 FR 31 508, GMP
•    Good design skills supported by simulation using FEA, MATLAB or similar mathematical modelling.
•    Good knowledge in materials, processes and sources applicable to medical devices
•    Ability to work in a virtual environment in a global organization and to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

Physical and Travel Requirements

•    Up to 20% travel may be required
•    Occasional on-call work required








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