3D Model Engineer I

Date: May 18, 2023

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 58175 
Title: 3D Model Engineer I 
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL








Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex is actively searching for a 3D Model Engineer. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better.


Main Objective: Collaborate in the production process of anatomically accurate 3D medical models, from conception to delivery, to create high quality and accurate 3D printed models for use in demonstrations, training, and prototyping.  This person will focus on the physical content creation including but not limited to: skeletal anatomy, soft tissue anatomy, printed material properties, computed assisted design (CAD) driven feature creation, a robust understanding of orthopedic procedures, and familiarity with medical terminology.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Examine and Segment medical data in the form of radiographs, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans, and other relevant data for design use.
  • Collaborate in all phases of the 3D model creation process including initial segmentation, model refinement, creation of CAD based modular features, materials settings, and assigning 3D printing settings, and laboratory testing.
  • Utilize CAD software and skills to create modular structures of differing anatomies, as well as replaceable components, and mechanical fixation features.
  • Review medical education documentation, and live or recorded surgical procedures to better understand the critical anatomy and design features required for each project.
  • Assist with the testing of designed models in mock surgical settings using equipment and tools typical of an orthopedic surgeon.
  • Produces well documented steps highlighting creation, development, and execution of 3D anatomy and CAD models
  • Works productively and harmoniously with Department Managers, 3D animators, Product managers, and medical education.
  • Observes surgical demonstrations including cadaver dissections.
  • Maintains an organized workflow and collaborates with team timelines and expectations.


Education/ Experience:

  • Bachelors degree or higher is required.
  • Degree in Biomedical, Mechanical, or related Engineering preferred.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience using SolidWorks, AutoCAD or related CAD programs required.


Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience with Mimics, OsiriX, Simpleware, 3DSlicer, or related medical segmentation software.
  • Knowledge and use of 3-matic, Magics, Geomagic Design X, or related medical 3D modeling software.
  • Comprehension of general anatomy and anatomical terminology.
  • Experience with 3D printing and related software.
  • Fundamental knowledge of laboratory or experimental testing skills.



Arthrex 2023 Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Company-Provided Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Supplemental Insurance Plans (Accident, Cancer, Hospital, Critical Illness)
  • Matching 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Annual Bonus
  • Wellness Incentive Program
  • Free Onsite Medical Clinics
  • Free Onsite Lunch
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Trip of a Lifetime
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off
  • Volunteer PTO
  • Employee Assistance Provider (EAP)



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Naples

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