Senior R&D Engineer, Implants

About our Company

Founded in 2015, M4D LLC is a premier design, developer, and manufacturer of neurovascular medical device technologies. Our mission is to improve and save people’s lives by innovating and integrating medical device technologies into marketable therapies. We are passionate about our commitment to manufacturing quality products and proud about our contributions to the healthcare community. Our ability to work creatively and swiftly allows us to continuously innovate and deliver on our mission!

If you are someone looking to make an impact on people’s lives, passionate about being innovative, and want to partner with outstanding talent, we would like for you to join us! You would be an excellent fit if you are a self-starter, result-driven, adaptable, highly organized, innovative thinker, enjoy collaboration, and solutions oriented.

Summary of Position

We are hiring a Senior R&D Engineer to join our team and play a critical role in designing and developing new products.

This is a permanent, on-site, full-time position based at M4D LLC, Lake Forest, CA.

Prior experience working on developing stents, implants, thrombectomy medical devices and/or associated processing technologies is not necessary but would be advantageous.

This position will report directly to the R&D Manager. Specific duties will be determined and coordinated in conjunction with the corporate needs and strategic plans and will be subject to change given ongoing business and product development needs.


• The candidate will join a fast-paced, dynamic team and the individual who fills it will play a pivotal role in the development of new therapies and devices, from concept through to human use
• Create, test, and/or improve products by developing complex experiments and tests (including writing and executing protocols), analyze results, make recommendations, and develop reports, based on engineering principles
• Generate work instructions, test methods, engineering models and drawings/prototypes, etc., to establish/characterize product and/or process specifications
• Create/update more complex design control documents including requirement specs, and risk documents
• Develop and execute engineering project plans
• Identify, evaluate, manage, and provide guidance to suppliers, including establishing tolerances and defining acceptance criteria for suppliers
• Assign R&D support tasks; give instruction to technicians on conducting tests; train technicians and provide feedback; and coordinate technician work
• Evaluate input and form a technical recommendation including designing parts, components, and subsystems
• Train, coach, and guide lower-level employees on routine procedures
• Other duties assigned by Leadership
• Applies knowledge of technical principles and systems/procedures to optimize product development


• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Engineering or Scientific field with 3+ years’ experience is required
• Proficient in Solidworks
• Experience with metallic implant medical devices
• Proven expertise in usage of MS Office Suite
• Strong documentation, communication (e.g., written and verbal) and interpersonal relationship skills including consultative and relationship management skills
• Previous experience working with lab/industrial equipment for implant devices
• Substantial understanding and knowledge of principles, theories, and concepts relevant to Engineering
• Strong problem-solving, organizational, analytical, and critical thinking skills
• Substantial understanding of processes and equipment used in assigned work
• Good leadership skills and ability to influence change
• Knowledge of and adherence to standards and guidelines as they relate to department clean room medical device manufacturing
• Ability to interact professionally with all organizational levels
• Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
• Must be able to work in a team environment, including inter-departmental teams and key contact representing the organization on contracts or projects
• Ability to interact with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations

Pay Range

$100k to $130k

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Job Category: Engineering Research and development
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: CA Lake Forest

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