Product Design Engineer

Location: Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Type: Full Time

IDC specialises in China’s fast-growing healthcare sector, creating healthcare products and regulated medical devices for domestic and international markets.

IDC is looking for an exceptional product design engineer to work on exciting and ever-varying healthcare product development projects. You will work from end-to-end of projects, which typically may include: clinical research; creation of compelling concepts; detailed engineering development including prototyping, testing, and improvement; and transfer to manufacture. 

You will join a multinational, multidisciplined team working for global clients to create meaningful products that can change lives. You will be required to apply creativity, rigour, and commitment to problem-solving to create outstanding products and user experiences.



  • Creative technical idea generation based on preliminary research and sound engineering principles
  • Detailed design from concept to production with high attention to detail working closely with the ID team
  • 3D CAD modelling (Solidworks)
  • Design of proof of principle test rigs & assembly jigs
  • Managing prototype production and testing to prove out principles and production solutions
  • Liaising with different manufacturers and suppliers to ensure solutions are easily transferred into production
  • Interfacing with clients from report generation to demonstrating your production-ready solutions.
  • Help us identify how we could improve - as that is a key element on how we’ve achieved so much over the past years.
  • Our team at IDC would work closely with you to support your effort, whilst ensuring that your desire to create inventive solutions is realised.



  • Mechanical Engineering or Product Design Engineering, experience in robotics and motion systems design is desirable 
  • Creative problem solving with an aptitude for researching and applying different technologies
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes (for plastic/metal) and its design requirements
  • Strong analytical skills including performing engineering calculations
  • Ideally experience of electronics integration and some software coding skills such as Arduino for mechatronic projects
  • Having a keen, pro-active and flexible approach
  • Good presentation and communication skills
  • Strong CAD Skills – solid & surface modelling as well as 2D technical drawing creation preferably using Solidworks
  • A minimum of 5 years of product design experience
  • The right to live and work in China
  • English language proficiency


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  • Location: Huangpu District, Shanghai
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