Medical Device Engineer I

Date: May 12, 2024

Location: US-NY-Rochester, New York, US

Company: Bausch + Lomb

Bausch + Lomb (NYSE/TSX: BLCO) is a leading global eye health company dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world—from the moment of birth through every phase of life. Our mission is simple, yet powerful: helping you see better, to live better. 

Our comprehensive portfolio of over 400 products is fully integrated and built to serve our customers across the full spectrum of their eye health needs throughout their lives. Our iconic brand is built on the deep trust and loyalty of our customers established over our 170-year history. We have a significant global research, development, manufacturing, and commercial footprint of approximately 13,000 employees and a presence in approximately 100 countries, extending our reach to billions of potential customers across the globe. We have long been associated with many of the most significant advances in eye health, and we believe we are well positioned to continue leading the advancement of eye health in the future. 


Position Objectives


  • This engineer will participate in process development activities, writing protocols, data gathering, and analysis.
  • The candidate will write protocols and reports.  Candidate will analyze data and provide recommendations on trends, correlations, response variables, DOE’s etc in an effort to better understand process interdependencies.
  • Will work with and help define automation requirements.  They will also participate in process capability finalization and process transfer to manufacturing.
  • May be interfacing with an internal cross functional team while working on these programs.


  • Support new product/process validations.
  • Design, execute, and analyze experiments.
  • Provide process optimization.
  • Develop and support new manufacturing processes and technologies.
  • Support existing manufacturing processes, quality improvements and cost reductions.
  • Ensure product quality and all tasks are in accordance with established SOPs, GMPs, Divisional Specifications, and EHS standards.
  • Train manufacturing and junior personnel in required operations.
  • Will not have direct reports, may lead small project teams.




Education:  Degree in Scientific or Engineering Discipline.  Specialized Training:  Six Sigma Black Belt and DFSS experience desirable. MiniTab/JMP Statistical software desirable.


Experience:  1-5 years in Engineering, Process Development, and/or Quality Engineering setting.  Hands-on experience and technical expertise in a development environment is a must. ISO-9000, GMP, medical device manufacturing experience a plus.  Statistical analysis required within a development or manufacturing setting.  Experience with high volume and/or high precision manufacturing a plus.


Special Skills:  Computer Literacy with skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, and Access, plus MiniTab, JMP (or equivalent software).

Experience & expertise in Statistical Analysis including DOE and SPC. Communication, Organization, Report Writing, and Presentation skills a must. Must be able to develop working relationships with various internal core competencies and work as a team member.


We offer competitive salary & excellent benefits including:

  • Medical, Dental, Eye Health, Disability and Life Insurance begins on your hire date
  • 401K Plan with company match and ongoing company contribution
  • Paid time off – vacation (3 weeks - prorated upon hire), floating holidays and sick time
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan with company match
  • Employee Incentive Bonus
  • Tuition Reimbursement (select degrees)
  • Ongoing performance feedback and annual compensation review



This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Rochester, NY (GEHC)

As required by New York State's pay transparency bill, Bausch + Lomb provides a good faith minimum and maximum salary range of compensation for roles that can or will be performed, in New York State.  Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location.  For New York State, the range of starting annual salary for this role is $60,000 to $80,000.


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