Project Engineer (Medical Devices)

Company Description  

SGS is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With over 97,000 employees in 130 countries and operating a network of more than 2,400 offices and laboratories, we provide services to almost every industry by assuring quality and safety of products and services.

Trusted all over the world, SGS is a market leader because we put 100% passion, pride and innovation into everything we do. We encourage new ideas. We welcome people who challenge the way we do things. And we will be 100% committed to helping you reach your full potential.

Job Description  

As the Project Engineer, you will require knowledge of electrical product testing and certification. The individual will be responsible for testing and managing lab throughput as well as client communication of projects and sales support. This individual will manage projects from the proposal process through the delivery of the final test report.  Additional duties include generation of quality procedures and work instructions, design, and implementation of test fixtures, acquiring lab equipment, and obtaining and maintaining accreditations. This position may include managing direct reports.

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

  • Review the design of electrical products against ANSI / AAMI / UL / CSA / EN / IEC / ISO standards
  • Review Risk Management files to the requirements of ISO 14971
  • Conduct tests in accordance with ANSI / AAMI / UL / CSA / EN / IEC / ISO standards
  • Specific knowledge of 60601-1 series of standards is required
  • Generate reports based on review and test data
  • Project Management
  • Design and implementation of test fixtures
  • Procurement of test equipment needed for lab scope expansion
  • Ability to engage with sales to develop and expand the market
  • Adheres to internal standards, policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering                     
  • Language Skills: English
  • Mathematical Skills: Advanced
  • Reasoning Skills/Abilities: Advanced
  • Computer Skills: Intermediate
  • Travels up to 5% of time. Some travel might be international.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, good team spirit and adaptability
  • Ability to communicate effectively with SGS personnel and clients outside the US
  • High level of accuracy and good presentation skills
  • Ability to supervise/mentor staff
  • Ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work on multiple tasks at the same time and prioritize them accordingly
  • Ability to interpret specifications to satisfy customer requirements
  • Good thinking/problem solving skills
  • Good technical/mechanical skills/aptitude
  • High level of written and verbal English
  • Good to excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Be customer focused
  • Work independently and with limited supervision
  • Work well as part of team

Additional Information  

SGS is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such we recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristics protected by law.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily with or without reasonable accommodations. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.

This job description should not be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements, but a general description of the job. Nothing contained herein restricts the company’s rights to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

If you are applying for a position within the United States and you have difficulty completing the on-line employment application because of a disability, please call 201-508-3149 for assistance and leave a message. You will receive a callback.  Please note, this phone number is not for general employment information but is only for individuals who are experiencing difficulty applying for a position due to a disability.

Full time
Suwanee, GA 30024, US