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Staff Engineer

Company: Eyenovia Inc.
Location: redwood city
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

About Eyenovia

Eyenovia is a clinical stage, ophthalmic biopharmaceutical company that is transforming therapies primarily for the treatment of progressive myopia, presbyopia, and improving diagnostic eye exams. We believe our breakthrough technology enables these first-in-class microdosed therapies that are designed to reduce ocular and systemic toxicity and improve the risk-benefit profile of both new and existing drugs. Visit to learn more.

Job Description

Position Title:Staff Engineer


FLSA Status:Exempt

Job Summary

The individual in this role is responsible for:

Team Leadership

  • Leading technical efforts related to sterile drug vial Fill-&-Finish facility (Redwood City, CA).
  • Working with the Product Development (PD) Engineering and Production groups to design, develop, test, and implement processes, tooling, and fixtures for products.
  • Leading and/or actively participating in product/process engineering problem resolution.
  • Leading and/or actively participating in process/product improvement projects (in cooperation with product development engineers and technicians).
  • Leading effort to develop/maintain process Failure Modes and Effects Analyses (pFMEAs).


  • Collecting data and analyzing process performance and capabilities for company products, including new products as well as products already in production.
  • Performing tolerance analyses for components, manufacturing materials, packaging, and supplies used for in-house processing.
  • Identifying requirements, advising Operations management, preparing proposals & acquisition arrangements, and implementing equipment and/or fixturing for PD and manufacturing efforts.
  • Developing and maintaining documentation for design control, product configurations (e.g., bills-of-materials), and other Quality System requirements.
  • Performing productivity and costing analyses (e.g., calculate direct labor & materials costs for new products, identify and implement cost reduction plans for existing products).
  • This position will report to the VP of Manufacturing and Operations.


  • Managing daily compliance with GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices), quality requirements (e.g.,ISO13485 compliance), regulatory, and safety standards.
  • Assisting Materials and Engineering departments with supplier selection and technical development, supplier qualification, and supplier audit programs.
  • Managing and updating Manufacturing Instructions (MIs), Work Instructions (WIs) and Lot History Records (LHRs) within Document Control system.


  • Working together with Purchasing and Materials to develop finished goods BOMs and routings, inputting into ERP system, and maintaining database.
  • Working together with Quality and Purchasing/Materials to facilitate completion of OEM/component process validation activities at supplier sites.
  • Assisting with production planning and resource allocation.
  • Participating in development/maintenance of product design FMEAs.
  • Serving as an independent design reviewer for other projects.
  • The individual fulfilling this role will work closely with the companys Engineering/Product Design, Purchasing/Materials, and Quality teams.
  • Support company management of drug rollout logistics and communication of the companys manufacturing status with Commercial.


Any combination equivalent to, but not limited to, the following:


  • Six or more (6+) years of experience, including three or more (3+) years of hands-on engineering experience in a startup company in medical device, pharmaceutical, and/or other regulated industry.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Quality System Requirements (e.g., QSRs, ISO & MDD requirements).
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills to communicate effectively at all levels.
  • Bachelors degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related discipline.


  • Highly motivated, goal-oriented achiever with ability to prioritize and independently organize work.
  • Must possess good mechanical intuition with attention to detail, excellent problem-solving skills, and organization skills.
  • Project management of new product development projects and experience working on/leading cross-functional teams desirable.
  • Experience designing medical device and/or pharmaceutical manufacturing processes.
  • Broad understanding of development processes compliant with 21 CFR 820 and/or ISO 13485.
  • Knowledge and experience with product, process, and software validation.
  • CAD - working knowledge of Solidworks or another parametric modeling system is a plus.
  • Proficiency with written and spoken English with strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Experience with ERP software required; experience implementing new ERP solutions desirable.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office applications.

Physical Requirements: standing, sitting, walking, stairs, light lifting, computer operation.

Eyenovia is an equal opportunity employer. Eyenovia offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, PTO, and holidays.

Keywords: Eyenovia Inc., Redwood City , Staff Engineer, Other , redwood city, California

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