Patient Specific Design Technician

Job Title
Patient Specific Design Technician
Job ID
Durham,  NC 27709
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The primary function role of the patient specific design technician is to assist the design engineers with all aspects of the patient specific design process. As a patient specific design technician you will work on various stages of production patient specific cases including planning, design, and quality documentation.


  • Principal responsibilities for the position include the following. Other duties may be assigned as necessary.
  • Design 3D models of orthopedic implants and instrumentation based on engineer/surgeon-provided design inputs
  • Generate initial surgical plans via placement of implants and or guides within 3D reconstruction of patient following specified design operating procedures
  • Manage case workload assigned by senior team members
  • Comply with documented quality system design procedures
  • Assist in quality documentation including generation of engineering drawings, inspection requirements, and other required forms


  • Associates degree or higher in a science, technology, engineering, or related field (relevant job experience will be considered in lieu of a formal degree with high school diploma or GED)


  • Experience working with medical imaging (MRI/CT Scans)
  • Experience with image segmentation using Mimics
  • Experience with 3D CAD software (e.g., Solidworks)
  • Mesh-based modeler a plus (e.g., Meshmixer)
  • Experience with design for manufacturing principles for additive manufacturing
  • Medical anatomy and terminology
  • Experience working within a quality management system strongly preferred
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