Project Engineer

Are you looking to be part of a game-changing organization that is helping thousands of patients across the country every day? NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is seeking individuals with a pro-active, collaborative, can-do mindset to join our rapidly growing team in Beloit, WI or Madison, WI.

NorthStar develops, manufactures, and distributes radioisotopes used daily for patients needing medically important diagnostic imaging tests.  Using novel and advanced technologies, NorthStar will scale-up production over the coming months and years and intends to become the industry’s market leader.

Innovative technology, opportunities for career advancement, and competitive compensation are just the beginning. NorthStar offers health and life insurance, 401K match, paid holidays, and paid time off, and all NorthStar employees are eligible on day one for our annual bonus and equity incentive plans.


The Project Engineer is responsible for the technical execution of an engineering project. This position will be responsible for ensuring that the technical aspects of the assigned projects are completed to the defined standards and requirements. This includes gathering, defining, and prioritizing equipment and system requirements related to the project and ensuring that those requirements align with the business requirements.

This person is also responsible for working with cross-functional teams including RA/QA, Engineering, and Operations. All projects and duties will be completed in compliance with the applicable cGMP, FDA, and all other regulatory agencies standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides technical support within engineering projects in order to execute to the defined schedule.
  • Define system/equipment requirements and ensure the design meets those requirements.
  • Drives issue resolution of the project in order to keep assigned projects on schedule
  • Assists Project Management with the creation and management of project development schedules including defining critical path tasks for the project.
  • Communicates project status, performance metrics, and risk mitigation plans, or business requirement changes to project team and management.


Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Biomedical, Electrical, Chemical, or similar field in Engineering and 1-3 years of experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Knowledge of Product Development Life Cycle ranging from product specification and concept development to product release preferred.


Madison isn’t just the “Capital City,” it also houses NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes’ Research and Development facilities.

The Madison region is a place where dynamic, talented, innovative and hardworking people want to be. We know this because the region is growing at a faster rate than the state and the nation. Madison, Wis. was named first on Livability’s top 100 places to live in 2014.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please forward your resume to [email protected] with the position title in the subject line.

NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Project Engineer – 3060 Progress Rd. Madison, WI