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Job Title:  Senior Mechanical Engineer

Req ID:  28399
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Pomezia, RM, IT, 00071


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

For Cantel Medical Italy, now part of STERIS Group, we are looking for a Sr Mechanical Engineer to join our R&D Team based in Pomezia (RM).

As part of a development team, Sr Mechanical Engineer will plan and/or execute detailed phases of a large project.  Independently evaluate, select, and adapt standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.  Conduct research to develop electro-mechanical equipment and machinery.  Prepare reports on work results.  Work can range from simple to complex and therefore require adaptation and modification of standard techniques.  Work problems are such that they require application of engineering principles, tools, and knowledge gained from previous work experience.  Independently perform most assignments with overall instructions on expected results. 



  • Prepare and execute analytical models and apply results to real world tasks.
  • Plan and conduct (or direct technical personnel) to perform mechanical engineering experiments to test, prove, or modify theoretical propositions.
  • Evaluate findings to develop new concepts, products, equipment, or processes.
  • Assess product requirements to determine system design.
  • Ensure that product design and related documentation meet requirements
  • Monitor progress relative to schedule for completion of functional devices or systems.
  • Contribute as team leader and/or expert team member for particular areas of the overall design.
  • Review project plans for overall soundness and adherence to stated objectives and contribute to the development.
  • Prepare technical reports for use by engineering or management personnel for long- and short-range planning, or for use by sales engineering personnel in sales or technical services activities.
  • Be involved in design, implementation, verification, and validation.  


Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

Master's Degree in Engineering Management or Mechanical Engineering

Required Experience

5 years experience in similar role

Torough experience with the use of PTC Creo and SolidWorks. 

Knowledge about PLM. Windchill is a must 

Thorough theoretical and applied knowledge of mechanical engineering principles and related analytical methods. 

Familiarity with product development processes. 

Good written and verbal communication skills in the English language.  

Product development or research and development experience. 

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals and technical legal documents. 

Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. 

Ability to effectively present information to top management and public groups. 

Ability to apply mathematical concepts such as exponents, and logarithms. 

Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution, determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance, and correlation techniques. 

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. 

Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. 





STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  28399
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Pomezia, RM, IT, 00071

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