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Qorvo Sr. Mechanical Engineer (Medical Devices) in Plymouth, MN, Minnesota


Qorvo is an E-Verify employer.

Site: MN - PlymouthBusiness Title: Sr. Mechanical EngineerShift: Normal Day


Qorvo Biotechnologies Qorvo Biotechnologies is developing diagnostic point-of-care (POC) platforms with the goal of increasing the speed and accuracy of medical testing, moving healthcare closer to the patient. Qorvo combines expertise in acoustic filter technology with microfluidics and medical test system integration to POC solutions for the medical diagnostics market. Qorvo Biotechnologies is part of Qorvo’s Infrastructure and Defense Products (IDP) business, which manufactures and markets high performance RF and mixed-signal integrated circuits for communications markets that connect, protect and power the world.

Senior mechanical engineer is responsible for all aspects of product development for point of care diagnostic products. The position is responsible for instrument and cartridge design from development through manufacturing transfer in coordination with other engineers. Will work closely with software development, electrical engineering, laboratory scientists, and manufacturing engineers to create platform technologies and competitive products for point of care markets.


  • Plan, conceptualize, create mechanical designs for new products that meet project goals.

  • Generate working prototypes, testing and demonstration.

  • Develop test plans and executing test plans.

  • Theoretical design and simulation of mechanical and electromechanical systems.

  • Design mechanical and electromechanical systems/product.

  • Design for manufacturability for instrumentation and consumable components.

  • Collaborate in a multi-disciplinary team environment.

  • Train and develop junior staff members.

  • Quality system documentation.



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering. Master’s degree preferred.

Experience Years & Type:

  • 8+ years of mechanical engineering experience; preferably 3-5 years of instrument design experience and/or fluidics.

  • Experience designing parts for injection molding and die casting preferred.

  • SolidWorks expertise is required.


  • SolidWorks certification preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Constant hearing, talking and near vision. Frequent sitting (40%) and standing (moving about) (60%).

  • Good hand/eye coordination, handling of small parts, and reaching.

  • Occasionally lifts and carries up to 50 pounds.

Mental/Motor Requirements:

  • Constant reading, writing, tact, problem solving, verbal

communication and independent decision-making. Frequent written communication


We are Qorvo. We do more than create innovative RF solutions for the mobile, defense and infrastructure markets – we are a place to innovate and shape the future of wireless communications. It starts with our employees. As a unified global team, we bring a commitment to excellence, growth and a passion for creating what's next. Explore the possibilities with us.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action employer and welcome all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, and/or any other status protected by law


Location: MN - Plymouth, MN - Waseca, OR - Bend

Activation Date: Thursday, July 30, 2020

Expiration Date: Saturday, July 31, 2021

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