Job Title:  Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Req ID:  40747
Job Category:  Engineering

Monterrey, NLE, MX, 67190


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Layout Design,  preparation of complex 3D models, technical assembly and component drawings, responsible for  project documentation, provides solutions and /or improves designs of electromechanical products solving functional problems in existing or developing products, using their expertice to guide or lead projects. Supports and guide manufacturing and design engineers on the appropriate use of Life cycle management and production systems as well as on development of technical drawings, CAD models and documentation to support enterprise changes and new product development of medical devices.

Developing technology systems creatively and effectively in an independent and multidisciplinary way.


  1. Defines design and manufacturing implementation tasks, meeting with multidisciplinary team as part of product changes, following quality procedures and regulatory requirements.
  2. Analyzes & creates supporting documentation for product changes and or new design concepts, detailed mechanical design work including 3D modelling, simulation (eg thermal & stress) and required design verification test protocols and reports. Agreeing the mechanical design approach with the Engineering Manager and or Research & Development Director to deliver optimized designs considering design for manufacturing, service, reliability and cost.
  3. Mentors mechanical designers on the use of design, lyfe cycle management and Manufacturing tools (i.e PLM, AS400, CREO, Autocad, Adobe illustrator, etc.) to deliver optimized design for manufacturing, serviceability and reliability, meeting quality and regulatory requirements, guiding them thru the use of good documentation practices as well as the correct path to follow to understand design requirements and or specifications (i.e. Design History File, Device Master Records, etc), as well as required product certifications (i.e. UL, CSA, CE Mark, CRN, ASME, PED, etc.)
  4. Provides engineering support to other departments alike manufacturing, service, quality, purchasing, materials and suppliers solving product´s complaints reported either on the field or at production floor as well as supplier´s transfers. 
  5. Responsible for identifying mechanical part numbers in accordance with the material finishes.
  6. Responsible for creation of 2D drawings to allow manufacture or purchase.
  7. Responsible for generation of Assembly drawings and bills of materials.
  8. Responsible for carrying out design change requests in a timely manner.

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering General or Engineering General

Required Experience

  1. Seven or more (7+) years experience in drafting and design (Mechanical and /or electrical).
  2. Proficient using Computer Aided Design packages (i.e., CREO, AutoCad, & PLM)
  3. Broad knowledge and experience on use of Life cycle management and manufacturing systems(i.e. PLM, AS400, ORACLE) as well as on Engineering and Drafting principles coupled with originality, creative and substantial knowledge of materials, hardware and shop practices.
  4. Ability to understand/produce technical drawings
  5. Ability to co-ordinate with multidisciplinary teams deliver optimal  design solutions
  6. Able to plan an report mechanical design status on the assigned tasks
  7. Ensures the mechanical design functionally meets the users requirements
  8. Produces designs to specified deadlines and achieves the required timescales
  9. Sets an example to the other members of the mechanical design team on how to manage designs


STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  40747
Job Category:  Engineering

Monterrey, NLE, MX, 67190

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