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Engineer, R&D

Req #: JR - 041830 Location Marsa, Il-Marsa, Malta Job Category: Research and Development Date Posted: 05/27/2021

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This is where new knowledge is discovered. Baxter’s Research and Development teams work cross functionally to innovate, develop and introduce creative solutions for patients needs globally. From Scientists to Engineers, your work creates the products that save and sustain lives.

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  • Employee Health &
    Well-Being Benefits

  • Paid Time Off

  • 2 Days a Year to Volunteer

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  • Collaborates
  • Cultivates Innovation
  • Manages Ambiguity
  • Drives Results

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Engineer, R&D

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission.

Summary

The R&D Engineer works as part of a team performing standard engineering work requiring application of standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria. Work is closely supervised.  The R&D engineer collaborates with other teams, both local and in other countries.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities. 

  • Performs routine engineering assignments of related tasks which form part of larger projects. These tasks provide experience and familiarization with the engineering staff, methods, techniques, theories, Corporate and division SOP's, policies and projects.
  • Documents development work including writing specifications for manufacturing or scientific test results.
  • Solves routine design and engineering tasks with some assistance. Able to solve problems with periodic monitoring.
  • Assists in the preparation of and participates in technical reviews; Responsible for organizing data and preparing appropriate documentation for assigned projects.
  • Acts independently with minimal supervision to conduct smaller approved projects. Expected to make suggestions on improvements based on recent technical knowledge.
  • Contributes to the planning and execution of components of the development process, which apply to product revision or enhancement or a defined piece of a larger project.
  • Investigates and analyzes customer service problems and recommends design improvements.
  • Employs appropriate techniques and methods to successfully conduct specific assignments within negotiated deadlines after receiving general instruction.
  • Demonstrates working knowledge of basic technical theories and principles within area of expertise for routine tasks.
  • Develops knowledge and understanding of GxP and related regulations and guidance.
  • Assesses feasibility of simple research and design concepts within area of expertise
  • In consultation with R&D management, the R&D Engineer will define the needs for improving the processes and any other resources required for the completion of the design and development phase.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)

Education and/or Experience. 

Number of years of experience:  1– 3 years

Field of expertise:  Manufacturing, Research & Development

Reasonable Accommodations

Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

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"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

Amitha

Hear from Our Employees

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Reagan

Meet Reagan, Senior Research Scientist in the United States

"For me, the best thing about working at Baxter is being able to do work that’s important to people—especially patients—outside of Baxter's walls. Inside our walls, I get to work with a fantastic team, and we know we're making a difference."

Karthik

Meet Karthik, Director of Renal Care R&D - Digital Health & Co-President of the Asian Leadership Network Business Resource Group, United States

"I’m excited about my role because I believe that digital initiatives can make a tremendous impact on lives by allowing people to access the same therapies and have similar care — whether in a hospital, a healthcare clinic, or the patient’s home — anywhere in the world."

Amitha

Meet Amitha, Research Associate in India

"Coming from a non-healthcare academic background, my current role has offered ample opportunities to learn a lot of new things. Leaders at Baxter are motivating, help us grow and provide a collaborative environment. The role gives me opportunities to have technical discussions with peers and subject matter experts globally, to learn interacting with customers, and manage project deadlines and deliverables. I am excited about shaping my career here at Baxter."

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