Packaging Development Engineer

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio Salary: competitive
Sector: Pharma & Biotech, Medical Devices, Digital Health , Engineering, Engineering & Validation, R+D/Project Management , Test and Verification Type: Contract

The Package Development Engineer will be designing and developing the packaging systems for a wide range of sterile and non-sterile products. The role will support the development of packaging to support new product development teams as well as legacy products.

Responsible for:

  • Apply knowledge of engineering principles and practices to effectively plan and execute development projects
  • Develop packaging systems that meet customer requirements
  • Lead and support changes to existing package designs
  • Innovate to create new packaging systems that improve performance, reduce cost, or improve the customer experience
  • Hands-on Package laboratory testing to simulate transportation distribution hazards
  • Develop and validate package development and transit test methods
  • On-board new packaging materials


  • BS in engineering or technical field with 0-2 years of experience
  • Packaging development in Medical Device industry
  • Experience in packaging design and or validation
  • Knowledge of sterile barrier packaging systems and design verification including ASTM or ISTA test methods
  • ISO 11607, ISO 13485 and ISO 15223 knowledge

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