Kelly Services Job - 48784218 | CareerArc
  Search for More Jobs
Get alerts for jobs like this Get jobs like this tweeted to you
Company: Kelly Services
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board


Kelly Engineering is seeking an experienced Sr. Consumables NPD Engineer to join our client's Consumables R&D Team in Sunnyvale, California. This is a long-term contract role with the potential for conversion. The hourly pay rate ranges from $55 to $75, depending on individual relevant experience.

Job Description: As a Senior Consumables NPD Engineer, you will play a crucial role in transforming product requirements into sustainable, large-scale consumables production for the medical device industry. Your responsibilities will include leading engineering studies, supporting New Product Development (NPD) efforts, and collaborating with cross-functional teams. The position is on-site at Sunnyvale, California.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design, execution, and analysis of engineering studies involving mechanical systems, automation equipment, plastic consumables, and packaging.
  • Support NPD efforts, conceptualize, investigate, and transfer consumables parts production designs for large-scale manufacturability.
  • Write verification and validation protocols, coordinate consumable part and process qualification activities, and document the status of consumables throughout the product lifecycle.
  • Establish working relationships with vendors for outsourcing engineering services and collaborate with in-house teams for part attribute development.


  • BS in Engineering or equivalent with 5-7 years of related work experience.
  • Knowledge and experience with FMEA, SPC, DOE, and injection molding principles.
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis using MATLAB, R, Minitab, or Excel.
  • Experience with rapid prototyping, plastic injection molding, and high-volume manufacturing processes.

Preferred Experience:

  • Proficiency with SolidWorks and Engineering Drawing.
  • Project Management fundamentals and Quality Management System knowledge.
  • Previous experience in Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and integration of instrument, consumables, reagents, and software components.

How to Apply: Interested candidates, please submit your resume to Please mention "Sr. Consumables NPD Engineer Application" in the subject line.

As part of our promise to talent, Kelly supports those who work with us through a variety of benefits, perks, and work-related resources. Kelly offers eligible employees voluntary benefit plans including medical, dental, vision, telemedicine, term life, whole life, accident insurance, critical illness, a legal plan, and short-term disability. As a Kelly employee, you will have access to a retirement savings plan, service bonus and holiday pay plans (earn up to eight paid holidays per benefit year), and a transit spending account. In addition, employees are entitled to earn paid sick leave under the applicable state or local plan. Click here for more information on benefits and perks that may be available to you as a member of the Kelly Talent Community.

Why Kelly® Engineering?

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. At Kelly Engineering, our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the world's most critical challenges. We connect you with leading organizations where you can collaborate on innovative projects, work with cutting-edge technologies and accelerate your growth. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects or are looking for a long-term opportunity, we're here to guide you to the next step in your engineering career.

About Kelly

Work changes everything. And at Kelly, we're obsessed with where it can take you. To us, it's about more than simply accepting your next job opportunity. It's the fuel that powers every next step of your life. It's the ripple effect that changes and improves everything for your family, your community, and the world. Which is why, here at Kelly, we are dedicated to providing you with limitless opportunities to enrich your life—just ask the 300,000 people we employ each year.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kelly's Human Resource Knowledge Center. Kelly complies with the requirements of California's state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.

 Apply on company website