Product Development Engineer - OSA Mask Response

About The Role

This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in high growth, fast moving Sleep Apnea mask projects.   


With all of our R&D done onsite and newtechnology at your fingertips, you'll have all you need to make your mark. We encourage your ideas and questions along with your proactive,practical approach.In this role you'll have the support on hand to learn from others and grow your skillset.  


The Mask Response team works collaboratively with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders and looks forward to seeing you involved in projects critical to supporting products released to the market. This is a great opportunity for exposure to many parts of our business, and to learn what it takes to contend in the competitive landscape of the medical device industry.  


Key responsibilities of the role include:  

  • Implementing design change solutions through change control processes 
  • Ownership of project technical documentation through design controls and regulatory compliance 
  • Design, development, and fabrication of metrology and product testing systems  
  • Post-market surveillance activities and complaints investigation 
  • Continuous improvement – changing processes to streamline support tasks 



Skills & Experience


You will have an Engineering, Science or Biomedical qualification and have some engineering experience or be a new grad who can start straight away. You have good knowledge of the design process and are proficient in problem solving and technical writing.Great communication skills and the ability to build strong working relationships allow you to hit the ground running and showcase your engineering talent.    


Plastics and/or medical device design knowledge is an advantage.  



  • Employee share purchase scheme
  • Bi-annual Profit share
  • Generous Paid Parental Leave
  • Life, Critical illness and Income Protection Insurance
  • Discounted Health Insurance
  • Active Social clubs & community groups
  • In-house training programs from external providers
  • Purchasing privileges for Fisher & Paykel Healthcare and Medela products
  • School holiday programme subsidy
  • Banking and Insurance discounts
  • Free Parking
  • Beautiful campus with green spaces
  • Subsidised Café's
  • Annual Salary Review
  • High rates of internal promotion
  • Access to state-of-the-art facilities


About Us

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of medical devices, exporting to over 120 countries globally. We are an iconic New Zealand company with a consistent growth strategy ensuring an expanding range of innovative devices for use in respiratory care, acute care and the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.


We focus on nurturing a positive and inclusive culture based on trust and respect. In New Zealand, our employee-led communities, Spectra (rainbow), Manaaki (Māori) and Women in Engineering play an important role in this culture. We also have a commitment to creating a positive lasting impact on society, shown by our support of New Zealand organisations such as Diversity Works NZ, Pride Pledge and Global Women.

Requisition ID: 3930 
Posting end date: ​25/09/2023