Mfg. engrs – Manufacturing Engineer II

Viant Medical

Orchard Park, NY

Mfg. Engrs - Manufacturing Engineer II

New employees are eligible for the following benefits effective date of hire!

  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Company-paid life insurance and disability benefits
  • Generous Paid time off and 10 paid Holidays
  • 401k Plan with Company Match
  • Tuition Reimbursement

The primary purpose of this job is to perform work which involves conventional engineering practice but may include a variety of complex features. Ensures Viant internal and external customer expectations are met or exceeded.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Adheres to Viant Core Beliefs and all safety and quality requirements.
  • Plans, schedules, conducts, or coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or total project of moderate scope.
  • Reviews test procedures and plans prior to implementation, conducts failure analysis and inspection on products, processes and materials.
  • Independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria, using judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications.
  • Devises new approaches to problems encountered.
  • Investigates, develops and implements new process technologies of moderate scope.
  • Prepares all necessary paperwork and documentation for all projects undertaken.
  • Performs other functions as required.

Environmental working conditions

  • Minimal lifting (20 lbs.), carrying (10 lbs.), bending, pushing/pulling, crawling, climbing, balancing, and prolonged standing.
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to reach and handle items.
  • This position normally works in a well-lighted, air-conditioned, indoor office setting with adequate ventilation.


  • High school education or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
  • CNC Machining background/programming preferred.
  • Validation and statistics (IQ, OQ, PQ) Installation Qualification, Operation Qualification, Process Qualification.
  • Medical Device/FDA experience is a plus.
  • Solidworks
  • ISO 13485 standard (or Equiv.)
  • Good Manufacturing Practices
  • OSHA / Safety
  • Lean Six Sigma or Six Sigma Methodologies
  • Green Belt or Black Belt training
  • Minitab
  • Design of Experience (DOE)
  • Oracle Configuration (or Equiv.)
  • Process Equipment Validation
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Works with our customers on protypes. Designs, issues and delivery
  • Responsible for continuous improvement of manufacturing equipment (which includes designing, testing, and implementing process improvements, and writing specifications)
  • Supporting equipment validations, along with diagnosing and solving production equipment problems related to efficiency, scrap, and quality issues.
  • Specialized knowledge:
    • Computer skills as required by stated accountabilities. Intermediate word-processing and spreadsheet skills.
    • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Specialized skills:
    • Strong written and oral communication skills.
    • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.

It is impossible to list every requirement for, or responsibility of, any position. Similarly, we cannot identify all the skills a position may require since job responsibilities and the Company’s needs may change over time. Therefore, the above job description is not comprehensive or exhaustive. The Company reserves the right to adjust, add to, or eliminate any aspect of the above description. The Company also retains the right to require all employees to undertake additional or different job responsibilities when necessary to meet business needs.



We offer market competitive compensation. Potential salary range for this role is $70,000-$90,000 annual salary. Actual pay will be determined based on experience, qualifications, geographic location, and other job-related factors permitted by law.

** All job offers are contingent on passing a background check and drug test (including THC.)

Viant is a global medical device design and manufacturing services provider that partners and innovates with customers to provide the highest quality, life enhancing medical devices. We do this through our depth and breadth of capabilities, end-to-end integration, technical expertise, and relentless focus on our customers and on operational excellence. With nearly 6,000 associates across 24 locations worldwide, we offer a unique combination of small-company service and attention with big-company resources. For more information, visit or follow us on LinkedIn.
Viant provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Viant complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.