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Bob Dahla | Elance
 
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Bob Dahla

Medical Device Design and Development
   United States
  |   Sunnyvale, CA
  |  6:34 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $110

Expert at medical device design and new product development.

Specialties:
New product development
Project planning: PERT, Gantt, Phase-gate, Stage-gate, Critical Chain
Product design specification
Medical device design: disposable and reusable
RF devices
Opto-mechanical devices and endoscopes
Design for Assembly & Manufacturing: DFA, DFM
Problem solving and troubleshooting
Risk-analysis: ISO 14971
Product realization: ISO 13485, ISO 9001, ISO 9004
Engineering economics
Solid Works, Pro-E

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Skills (10)

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Mechanical Engineering Test
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Technical Writing Skills Certification
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Service Description

Medical Device Design Consulting and Mechanical Design

Cradle to grave new product design and development - or targeted deliverables within such efforts.

Writing policies, procedures and work instructions conforming to ISO 13485 / ISO 9001 / ISO 9004

Risk analysis ISO 14941

Design for Assembly & Manufacturing: DFA, DFM

Design Expertise:
Machined metal components
Electrochemically milled components (including refractories)
Injection molded plastic components
Insert molded plastic components
Injection molded ceramic components
Hot isostatically-pressed ceramic components
Tube components, including formed, swaged, bent
Thermoformed plastic components
Soldered and brazed assemblies and joint design


Product realization
Specification development
Risk management planning
Protocol and test method development
Benchmarking and reverse engineering
Documentation
Intellectual property development


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Employment

Source One Technologies
Sr. Director of Engineering
2010 - Present
ArthroCare
Sr. Manager of R&D / Technical Fellow
2000 - 2010
Stryker Endoscopy
Project Engineer
1995 - 2000

Education

University of California, Berkeley
BS, Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering
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University of Idaho, Moscow
Master of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
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Solid Works
Medical Devices
Endoscopes
Injection Mold
Ceramic
Tool Design
Agile
Quality Plan
DFM
ISO
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