James Hutchison

Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Relevant Experience: 15 years

  • Education:
    BSME Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO

Experience in the field

I gained a strong foundation at the beginning of my career in manufacturing and production support. I then moved into medical device product development and got the opportunity to work on products from the concept phase. I have worked for both startups and OEMs on products ranging from pharmacy automation with supporting disposables to surgical wound dressings.

What do you like about working at a company that designs medical products?

It is extremely rewarding. I’ve experienced firsthand how products I have helped design and support have helped save lives of those close to me.

What do you like about working at Tensentric?

The team has a great range of experience and product knowledge that allows project teams to provide incredible value to our clients.

What unique set of skills do you bring to Tensentric?

Adaptable experience with products ranging from concept to sustaining. Extensive CAD and prototyping experience with project management support.

What hobbies or non-work activities are you most passionate about?

Wrenching on and racing cars, mountain biking and fly fishing.

Where were you born/where did you grow up?

Born and raised in Denver, CO

When you were in elementary school, what did you want to be when you grew up?

A train engineer