Manufacturing Engineer

Eagleville, PA

About Us:

At Globus Medical, we move with a sense of urgency to deliver innovations that improve the quality of life of patients with musculoskeletal disorders. Our team is inspired by the needs of these patients, and the surgeons and healthcare providers who treat them. We embrace a culture of exceptional response by partnering with researchers and educators to transform clinical insights into tangible solutions. Our solutions improve the techniques and outcomes of surgery so patients can resume their lives as quickly as possible.

Branch Medical Group, a subsidiary of Globus Medical Inc., manufactures a wide range of implants for spinal and orthopedic applications as well as to design the instrumentation cases that house them. Our passion, combined with Globus’ world-class engineering, transforms clinical insights into tangible musculoskeletal solutions. We are constantly in pursuit of better patient care and understand that speed is critical because life cannot wait. 

Position Summary:

The Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for engineering related tasks within the discipline of the hiring department under the guidance of more senior department personnel. Utilizes learned skills to assist the production department to become more efficient. This effort includes, but is not limited to, sets up and operates production equipment for troubleshooting programs, process validation. This individual works with department managers, supervisors, and operators to ensure product quality and throughput. 

Develops, implements and maintains methods, operation sequence and processes in the manufacture or fabrication of parts, components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies. Supports new initiatives and productivity targets for given manufacturing processes. Interfaces with design engineering in coordinating the release of new products. Estimates manufacturing cost, determines time standards and makes recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. Maintains records and reporting systems for coordination of manufacturing operations. 

Essential Functions:

  • Applies machine programming skills learned (as applicable within the discipline of the hiring department)
  • Sets up and operate production equipment as needed to either troubleshoot programs, prove out processes or perform Operation Qualification studies
  • Writes IQ, OQ & PQ protocols compliant with existing SOP’s with assistance from more senior personnel
  • Leads projects of moderate scope for existing families of production
  • Coordinates cross-functional teams to execute and document the manufacturing launch of new/legacy products
  • Supports the development and optimization of manufacturing processes required to accurately and efficiently make spinal implants, from raw material to final cleaning and shipment
  • Develops and completes manufacturing documentation (pFMEA, control plan, process flow, work instructions, and inspection plans)
  • Drives machine/equipment efficiency thru cycle time reduction, waste elimination, tooling improvements, and changeover reductions
  • Performs product/process analysis and troubleshooting for cost reduction, quality improvement, and improved efficiency
  • Designs, develops, tests, sources, and cost-justify various tools, machinery, and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods
  • Supports design for manufacturability analysis with CNC Programmers and Quality Engineers, and provide input to Development (Design) Engineers
  • Provides suggestions on how to improve product quality and throughput
  • Performs all work in accordance with oral instructions in conformance with company standards including, safety, workmanship, and good housekeeping practices
  • Adheres to the letter and spirit of the company Code of Conduct, the AdvaMed Code, MedTech Code, and all other company policies. 
  • Ensures Compliance with applicable governmental laws, rules, and regulations, both in the United States and internationally, by completing introductory and annual training and maintaining knowledge of compliance as it applies to your role
  • Represents the company in a professional manner and uphold the highest standards of ethical business practices and socially responsible conduct in all interactions with other employees, customers, suppliers, and other third parties

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these essential functions. 


  • Machining technology degree, or mechanical engineering degree, or a minimum of two years of hands-on experience as a Manufacturing Engineer within the discipline of the hiring department
  • Capable of utilizing CAM software and tooling knowledge to create CNC programs (as applicable) 
  • Support design for manufacturability analysis with CNC Programmers and Quality Engineers, and provide input to Development (Design) Engineers
  • Familiar with implementing, maintaining, analyzing data to react to various production performance metrics and KPIs
  • Proven ability and fluency in Print Reading and GD&T, Statistical Process Control, Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Siemens NX or Solidworks and Gage/fixture design
  • Capable of utilizing inspection equipment to verify products produced within the discipline of the hiring department
  • Possess the ability to work under the guidance of a Manufacturing Engineer II or a Senior Manufacturing Engineer
  • Be capable of executing project functions independently with minimal guidance
  • Be well organized and possesses the ability to multi-task as required
  • Team player, open to new ideas and teamwork, self-motivated individual, willingness to increase personal knowledge and value.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-starter
  • Advanced critical thinking and problems-solving skills

Our Values:

Our Life Moves Us philosophy is built on four values: Passionate About Innovation, Customer Focused, Teamwork, and Driven.

  • Passionate about Innovation: Improving patient care by delivering advanced technology to our customers is at the core of what we do. We are passionate in our role in improving the lives of patients by continuously developing better solutions
  • Customer Focused: We listen to our customers’ needs and respond with a sense of urgency
  • Teamwork: Working together, anything is possible. We value every person on our team and treat each other with respect. We are accountable to one another and support each other. Together, we make each other stronger
  • Driven: We pursue our mission with energy and passion. We are nimble, results-oriented and decisive. We overcome obstacles that arise in our quest to deliver solutions that will improve the lives of our customers and patients. 

Physical Demands:

The physical demands listed here are representative of those that must be met by and employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch
  • Required to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds

Required to possess specific visons abilities, including: close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and capacity to adjust focus.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Globus Medical is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, national origin or citizenship. We are committed to a diverse workforce. We value all employees’ talents and support an environment that is inclusive and respectful.

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

JOB CODE: 1003007