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Principal Mechanical Engineer – Waltham

Radius Innovation & Development is searching for a talented Principal Mechanical Engineer to join our Waltham studio. The ideal candidate will solve complex problems and lead specification, design, and testing efforts. Further, this role will provide leadership and mentoring to continually improve the team and increase capability. The design tasks will be of a complex technical nature requiring investigation of new technologies, and application of advanced engineering design principles and practices. This role will be a recognized leader in mechanical engineering both within and outside the company.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Under general supervision, responsible for the mechanical engineering elements of a major project, or an entire project of greater complexity than those normally assigned to Senior Engineers.
  • Provide technical supervision to staff level mechanical engineers and other technical personnel, and may be responsible for the administrative duties of a small work group, although engineering work performed is more important than the supervision aspect.
  • Communicate key information and recommendations to influence technical decisions and strategy requiring the principal engineer to stay abreast of the latest technologies, tools, and trends.
  • Define new and existing mechanical engineering design requirements and develop specifications in accordance with manufacturing, marketing, and customer expectations and requirements.
  • Identify and analyze design problems to achieve optimal solutions that satisfy cost and technical requirements using both internal and external technical resources.
  • Formulate new, innovative approaches to solve technical problems on a consistent basis, and mentor the rest of the technical team in these areas.
  • Create and communicate project plans, tasks and deliverables and manage time to meet project deadlines. This includes reporting pertinent information at key milestones through clear, concise oral and written communications.
  • Engage in personal and continuing programs of learning in order to broaden knowledge in mechanical engineering and to gain knowledge in new fields of general engineering to improve individual effectiveness and avoid technical obsolescence.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, Master’s degree a plus.
  • 10+ years experience as a practicing mechanical engineer with the majority in a consulting environment.
  • High level experience supporting large complex customer programs across varying industries.
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Senior Electrical Engineer – Waltham

Radius Innovation & Development is searching for a unique and talented Senior Electrical Engineer with extensive experience in product development to join our Waltham studio. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a history of creative problem solving, mastery of engineering principles, and practical knowledge of manufacturing processes. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and a passion for product development are essential to our teams.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Engage early in the proposal process to help assess and understand clients’ needs.
  • Provide electrical engineering input for project planning, budgeting, risk management.
  • Participate on product development teams with responsibility for the quality and content of electrical engineering project work, including interaction and collaboration with clients.
  • Contribute engineering knowledge and experience on a wide range of early-stage projects, including technical feasibility, architecture generation, power budgeting, etc.
  • Circuit development and analysis, including schematics and simulation, component specification, BOM development, and sourcing.
  • Inform, oversee, and review PCB layouts.
  • Manage the project work of additional on-site or remote team members.
  • Liaise with contract manufacturers, including manufacturing quality and test planning.
  • Bring-up and qualify PCBs and systems.
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service and professional guidance.
  • Promote a results-oriented culture of teamwork, respect, excellence, integrity, and accountability.
  • Conceptualize ways of providing new and improved value to our customers.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s of Science in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.
  • 4 years experience in a design environment.
  • At least 4 years of electronics experience taking board level products successfully from design to production in audio and video consumer electronics.
  • Experience with high-speed microprocessors and interfaces such as DDR, PCI, USB, Serial Interfaces, Fiber Channel, etc.
  • Experience in high-speed circuit board design, design for manufacturability, and able to perform timing analysis for logic design.

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Assistant Design Engineering Manager – Chicago

Radius Innovation & Development is looking for a talented and highly motivated Assistant Design Engineering Manager to join our Chicago studio. This role will assist the Design Director in leading the Design group with a particular focus on digital, user experience, and user interface design. He/she will support the operation’s business strategy and development efforts with current and potential customers as well as lead and develop programs that have a Design focus across digital and physical realms.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Deliver on projects, from pitch and scoping through execution.
  • Lead programs and manage staff execution on these projects.
  • Build client relationships and seek out new business opportunities for design, research, and strategy.
  • Estimate the budget, manpower requirement, and development timeline.
  • Conduct user studies to obtain insights and for design validation.
  • Creates test plans, test cases and test benches for carrying out tests of the hardware/software at various stages.
  • Recruit, interview, and hire personnel for key positions within the organization. Monitor turnover, identify factors for improvement and facilitate improvements.
  • Know the strategic direction of the overall Radius operation – Actively participate in the development of new business by providing technical expertise and quotations when necessary.
  • Coordinate the activities of others to keep them focused, especially during critical times.
  • Identify and implement opportunities for improving the effectiveness of the Design process.
  • Explore new technology trends in the industry. Encourage the exploration, experimentation, and implementation of new technology by members of the organization.
  • Encourage innovation amongst staff.
  • Represent Radius in the market/community for talent sourcing and other (sales/talent) pipeline led activities.
  • Drive UX expertise into marketing channels to raise capability awareness.
  • Pursue new program opportunities that build on strategic advantages of our BU and staff capabilities.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Four-year degree in Electronics Engineering or an equivalent.
  • 7 or more years of experience in the creation of digital and physical design experiences.
  • Possess expertise in designing analog and digital circuits, embedded systems, undertaking selection of test instruments and system integration.
  • Adept in analyzing requirements, designing solutions, troubleshooting for complex electronic systems and management.
  • Strong communication, presentation, collaboration and team building skills with proficiency at grasping new technical concepts quickly and utilize the same in a productive manner.
  • Strong client engagement skills.
  • Strong program management skills.
  • Deliver on projects from pitch, scope, estimate, design, etc.
  • Manage staff execution on projects and any future directs.
  • Build client relationships and seek out new business opportunities for design, research, etc.
  • Represent Radius in the market/community for talent sourcing and other (sales/talent) pipeline led activities.
  • Drive UX expertise into marketing channels to raise capability awareness.
  • Pursue new program opportunities that build on strategic advantages of our BU and staff capabilities.

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Business Development Manager – Chicago

We are looking for a talented, experienced, and highly motivated business development professional to join our team. This role will report to the Vice President of Business Development with significant interface with leadership and program personnel in other Radius offices. As part of the management team, you will proactively contribute to the strategic direction of Radius, growing new and existing clients, and the quality of the firm’s services and deliverables. You will be responsible for ensuring sustained business growth of the firm through continual sale as well as identification and qualification of new potential customers. This individual will provide strategic planning and relationship management for ongoing client program efforts.

This is a highly visible and dynamic position whose focus will be on Radius site-specific and global organizational initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and administer the business development function including the targeting, prospecting, forecasting, tracking and strategic response to customer RFP’s to support the closure of business and sustained customer satisfaction
  • Maintain an aggressive approach to the generation of high level BD leads and business opportunities
  • Represent business development function in internal deliberation
  • Participate in the formulation of corporate strategies, goals and objectives
  • Promote design, engineering and manufacturing excellence to secure meaningful business opportunities for competitive advantages for the company and its clients
  • Provide direction and product development leadership to both clients and staff in all appropriate operational and program product development activities
  • Establish a focused and committed attitude towards identifying and managing the risk aspects in all BD efforts to support our company goal of building a reputation for practical and reliable real world product development application
  • General account management and support of ongoing product development programs including, client liaison and communication, strategic consultation, timeline management, identification and timely response to all program scope changes, risk management assessment, and the quality of the deliverable and the effective delivery and presentation of the work
  • Serve as a liaison with the design, engineering and manufacturing entities of the firm to help identify and address any problem areas, provide direction and offer any assistance that may be required to accomplish the mission for the completion of the projects
  • Assist in the identifying, managing and supporting of all product development and manufacturing opportunities with Nypro/Jabil

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree from four-year university; Technical Degree preferred.
  • 3 – 5 years of experience in the field or a related area.
  • Strong entrepreneurial skills, self-starter, requires little supervision.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Senior Digital Experience Designer – Hong Kong

DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:

Radius Innovation & Development is seeking a proven, highly collaborative UI/UX designer to help grow our Hong Kong Digital Experience team. The ideal candidate will be a graphic design specialist versed in all facets of UX including information architecture, interaction design, and visual design. This is a creative design position that requires imaginative thinking around designing, developing, and implementing enhanced physical and digital experience solutions. Our Experience Designers work directly with our worldwide clients to help them visualize and explore new ways of expressing their products and brand. You will apply your user-centered design thinking principles while working closely with your internal partners in Strategy, Industrial Design, and Engineering to craft unique and innovative experiences.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be responsible for crafting the digital experiences for our client’s world-class products – from research and stakeholder interviews, requirements and flow definition, branded visual interfaces, and implementation oversight – to ensure that the digital vision is user-friendly, innovative and executed as designed.
  • Analyze and define data, research, and business requirements into strong and executable ideas that translate their needs into applicable solutions.
  • Think through user problems, find suitable solutions, and draw on your creativity to design innovative solutions that meet the needs of our client’s business, technical, and user goals.
  • Rapidly prototype your ideas in physical and digital mediums (both low and high fidelity prototyping) to test and validate design concepts.
  • Create flows, interfaces, design patterns across various experiences and products and platforms.
  • Be the UX Design Lead in cross-functional development projects and develop digital concepts.
  • Be the lead in “Design Thinking” and creating a holistic understanding.
  • Create deliverables ranging from wireframes and rough concepts to complete visual designs, interactive prototypes, and user interaction specifications.
  • Present ideas and recommendations with solid rationale; evolve ideas with input from team members, clients, and users.
  • Provide input to the development and testing teams, both onshore and offshore, during the software development cycle.
  • Measure the impact of the designed experiences to continuously evolve the digital experience.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a design discipline (graphic design, interactive design, human-centered interaction), or related field.

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:

  • 3+ years of experience within digital design directly related to software/apps/mobile design.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating experience taking an idea from early concept through all phases of the design process for software/web interface/apps interfaces.
  • In-depth understanding of user-centered design principles and methodologies.
  • An understanding of what makes an experience good or bad is critical.
  • Skills in estimating and managing multiple projects.
  • Demonstrable experience with interface design tools (ex. Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch, Axure, etc.) to design elegant, branded interfaces.
  • Demonstrable experience with prototyping tools (ex. Paper, inVision, Axure, etc.) to test and validate design concepts.
  • Extraordinary communication skills – the ability to make complex ideas understandable, demonstrate passion and leadership, and strong written and verbal skills to explain design decisions. (Fluent in written and spoken English, Cantonese is a plus.)
  • Experience crafting design documents & deliverables like Product Requirement Documents, User Stories, User Journey Maps, Wireframes, Development Specifications, Mood Boards, Visual Comps, production-ready assets, style guides.
  • Strong knowledge of emerging Digital Experience technologies, principles, and best practices.
  • Understanding of design and technical capabilities/limitations of different digital experience platforms.

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Experience working within an agency environment.
  • Experience working on digital projects on a wide range of sectors, industries, and platforms. Not just marketing and e-commerce websites.
  • Demonstrated design skills and strong command of visual attributes including composition, information organization, typography, graphics, and color.
  • Excellent sketching skills.
  • Familiar with user research methodologies and process.
  • Skilled in coding: Javascript, CSS, HTML, XCode, Unity, etc.
  • A passion for emerging technologies.

Radius is one of the leading global design consultancies in industrial design and engineering. We are part of Jabil Circuit which is the third largest contract manufacture in the world. As a design consultancy, we have grown a lot into UI development as industries and clients increasingly demand digital solutions for their products.

Radius has offices around the globe including Boston, Chicago, Silicon Valley and Hong Kong. The Hong Kong studio serves international and Asian clients who need help in creating from concept into commercialization. Our Hong Kong studio is located within a beautiful science park with a diverse team from various background and different disciplines that enable us to create innovative projects that fulfill cross-disciplinary requirements.

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their cover letter, resume, and salary requirements via email to linda.chan@radiusinnovation.com for consideration.

Quality Engineer – Waltham

Radius Innovation & Development is seeking a talented and experienced Quality Engineer to join our Waltham studio. The position of Quality Engineer is responsible for supporting the product development process and quality management system through development, maintenance and continuous improvement of test, design control, risk management and material documentation. This individual will report directly the Director/Manager – Quality. The individual in this role will bring to bear world-class quality knowledge, product development experience, planning and communication skills to deliver winning solutions for Radius clients.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Identify, review and interpret industry, regulatory, environmental, mechanical and electrical standards and requirements
  • Participate in the development and review of test strategies, product requirements and design inputs based on project phase
  • Develop, manage and execute test project documentation including, but not limited to test plans, methods, data, data analysis, data audit, data presentations and reports for concept, prototype (engineering qualification) and pilot (design verification) testing.
  • Select/design, procure and troubleshoot test equipment and fixtures
  • Develop, document and validate test methods
  • Identify, qualify and manage external test suppliers
  • Lead root cause analysis of test failures
  • Participate in design inputs and design outputs reviews
  • Collect and manage content of project design history files (DHF)
  • Participate in quality management system processes and documentation including, but not limited to training records, calibration records, supplier records, engineering change orders (ECO), non-conforming material review (NCMR), corrective and preventative actions (CAPA) and document retention schedules
  • Develop site-level quality management system procedures and templates
  • Lead internal audits and support notified body / ISO registrar and customer audits of the quality management system
  • Provide guidance to project teams and customers on compliance with the quality management system
  • Develop, manage and execute processes and documentation for receipt, acceptance, assembly, and release of prototype/pilot materials for assembly by Radius
  • Complete and document prototype/pilot assembly, release testing and distribution to supplier and customers
  • Participate in project planning through proposal development and review
  • Ensures capability studies are performed on critical processes
  • Performs first article inspection and review visual aids
  • Performs defect analysis reporting
  • Performs MRB on sustained products

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • 0-2 years related experience

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Staff Mechanical Engineer – Waltham

Radius Innovation & Development is seeking a talented and experienced Staff Mechanical Engineer to join our Waltham studio. The Staff Mechanical Engineer PD is responsible for participating in product development teams. In this role, the candidate will bring to bear world class engineering knowledge, creativity, product development experience, planning, and communication skills to deliver winning solutions for clients.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Participate in engineering efforts on product development teams and be responsible for the quality and content of engineering deliverables
  • Have skills in the essential engineering tools used in product development (sketching, CAD, prototyping, FEA a plus, DFM, FMEA, etc)
  • Conceptualize ways of providing new and improved value to our customers
  • Contribute engineering knowledge and experience to product development projects
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service and professional guidance
  • Promote a results oriented culture of teamwork, respect, excellence, integrity and accountability
  • Identify strategic opportunities
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering, Science or Technology
  • 1 to 5 years of experience as a practicing mechanical engineer or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Director of Implementation – Waltham

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Radius Innovation & Development is seeking a talented and experienced Director of Implementation to join our Waltham studio. The Director of Implementation will be responsible for providing pre-production product samples and ensuring a seamless transition from product development to high volume production. This person will bring technical insight and excellent planning skills to the objective of creating production-like product that the team can use to verify the product solution. Selecting, managing, and improving outside suppliers is a key element of the position, as well as coordinating and fostering Jabil/Nypro support in product development efforts. This position will be responsible for the financial vitality of the “materials” component of Radius. Additionally, this person will be responsible for improving related department operating systems, and project planning activity.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The successful candidate for this position must have a strong foundation in project accounting, accounting and/or finance, and experience in transaction processing, cash management, and ERP systems. 

  • Provide manufacturing feasibility input throughout the development process
  • Participate in project planning by proposal writing, planning, and budgeting activities
  • Provide strategic guidance to the team and customers in addressing the pre-production and production needs of the project
  • Qualify suppliers to meet customer’s pre-production needs (i.e. – tool builders, rapid/short run molders, manufacturing development suppliers, materials, etc.)
  • Understand and communicate to the development team Radius-qualified suppliers capabilities
  • Inform and update the development team of new manufacturing technologies, materials, and Jabil/Nypro capabilities
  • Responsible for on-time and on-budget delivery of appropriate-quality product samples
  • Facilitate production supplier involvement through-out the development process
  • Provide part and capital investment information throughout the development process
  • Collaborate with the quality team internally and with suppliers to match expectations with results
  • Define processes and methods to mitigate risk and deliver expected results
  • Fiscal responsibility for the pre-production materials and services profit and loss
  • Manage manufacturing process development activity
  • Responsibility for purchasing of all pre-production parts and services
  • Maintain a high standard of customer service

MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s in Plastics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering; Master’s degree preferred 

MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience developing products and creating rapid production-like product
  • A history of developing products with multi-disciplinary teams
  • A demonstrated ability to manage suppliers and purchasing responsibilities
  • Experience in developing a broad range of injection molded components (small/large, single/two shot, materials, high/low accuracy, etc.)
  • An applied and theoretical understanding of injection molding and plastics
  • A strong understanding of non-plastic manufacturing processes
  • Experience in secondary assembly, decorating, and packaging operations
  • A solid understanding of mold design and construction
  • A solid understanding of injection molding materials
  • Demonstrated experience in Advanced Quality Planning activities
  • Experience in process validation, including IQ/OQ/PQ requirements

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Business Development Manager – Waltham

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Radius Innovation & Development is looking for a talented, experienced, and highly motivated business development professional to join our Waltham studio. As part of the management team, you will proactively contribute to the strategic direction of Radius, growing new and existing clients, and the quality of the firm’s services and deliverables. You will be responsible for ensuring sustained business growth of the firm through continual sale as well as identification and qualification of new potential customers. This individual will provide strategic planning and relationship management for ongoing client program efforts.

This is a highly visible and dynamic position whose focus will be on Radius site specific and global organizational initiatives.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinate and administer the business development function including the targeting, prospecting, forecasting, tracking and strategic response to customer RFP’s to support the closure of business and sustained customer satisfaction
  • Maintain an aggressive approach to the generation of high level BD leads and business opportunities
  • Represent business development function in internal deliberation
  • Participate in the formulation of corporate strategies, goals and objectives
  • Promote design, engineering and manufacturing excellence to secure meaningful business opportunities for competitive advantages for the company and its clients
  • Provide direction and product development leadership to both clients and staff in all appropriate operational and program product development activities
  • Establish a focused and committed attitude towards identifying and managing the risk aspects in all BD efforts to support our company goal of building a reputation for practical and reliable real world product development application
  • General account management and support of ongoing product development programs including, client liaison and communication, strategic consultation, timeline management, identification and timely response to all program scope changes, risk management assessment, and the quality of the deliverable and the effective delivery and presentation of the work
  • Serve as a liaison with the design, engineering and manufacturing entities of the firm to help identify and address any problem areas, provide direction and offer any assistance that may be required to accomplish the mission for the completion of the projects
  • Assist in the identifying, managing and supporting of all product development and manufacturing opportunities with Nypro/Jabil

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
This role requires an individual who demonstrates flexibility in the consulting subject matter in which they need to operate and yet has a polished, not over-bearing, delivery style. More specifically, the candidate will have the following skills:

  • Advanced consultative selling skills and experience in selling integrated solutions and services
  • Extensive knowledge of the product development process
  • Firm understanding of consumer needs, branding, technology and manufacturing methods
  • Identification of key potential customers who value the Radius business proposition
  • Ability to recognize, make contact, and develop strategic relationships with the key decision making management personnel as relates to outsourcing product development programs
  • Strategic provision of client needs and company services to the client by building a long-term, open, trusting and mutually beneficial relationship
  • Ensuring that all communication with the client is of the highest quality
  • People, client and third party management skills
  • Strong leadership qualities, collaborative work ethic and a great sense of humor

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Principal Human Factors Specialist – Waltham

Radius Innovation & Development is seeking a talented and experienced Principal Human Factors Specialist to join our Waltham studio. The Principal Human Factors Specialist is the key point person for directing and executing human factors activities required to provide strong ongoing support to programs, clients, and staff. This role also provides mentorship to the technical staff on the research team as well as those technical staff members in the other competencies within the collective team. In addition, this position will have increasing responsibility as it relates to proposal and business development.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborates with internal and external resources to implement research and human factors activities to drive the product development process.
  • Interfaces directly with internal team members and clients to execute human factors plan.
  • Creates deliverables that inform internal and external stakeholders on human factors plan. This may include the application of human factors to high volume medical devices (e.g. injection devices, inhalers, etc.) as well as large capital equipment.
  • Develops and owns techniques used to carry out rigorous evaluations of product(s) and offers human factors expertise.
  • Serves as a mentor to junior staff members on technical questions and helps teammates outline effective and appropriate human factors plan.
  • Manages and coordinates various projects within functional area.
  • Communicates sector’s value and capabilities, scope and plan projects, and manages client expectations.
  • May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Experience leading small teams, mentoring, and establishing high quality research and usability frameworks.
  • Minimum 8+ years of professional experience in human factors, user experience, usability research, and/or in a product development in a consulting environment (or similar environment.)

Radius is an award-winning firm that develops products from design through manufacturing for top clients in the consumer, healthcare, industrial, and packaging markets. We offer a dynamic, fast-paced, and fun environment with excellent salary and benefits.

Interested in applying? Submit your resume by clicking here. You will be directed to apply for this Radius position at Jabil.com, our corporate partner’s website.

Jabil is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.