R&D Manager - Swiss MedTech - software driven electro-mechanical devices, permanent role - German & English essential
Our client is a Swiss company with design, development and production locally and with solid financial backing from the US. With firm expansion plans independent of the current pandemic, they are looking to find a replacement Manager and leader for their R&D department.
The current products are software driven electro-mechanical products, Class IIB in nature. Hands on experience in the development of electrical/electronic devices, and also embedded software is essential.
The role will be coordinating and liaising with their US counterparts, while managing a team of 5 engineers and all activities in the department locally. That means hands on participation in all aspects of Design Control and product life cycle management, risk assessment, analysis of complex complaints, DFMEA & PFMEA, CAPAs, training, and support to regulatory submissions and vigilance activities, while working closely with Technical Services as the main contact person for technical inquiries.
A suitable background for this position would be a Masters or Engineering Degree in Mechanical / Bio-Medical / Electrical Engineering or relevant related technical experience working in the medical devices industry (e.g. ISO13485; CFR21 part 11, IEC62304, & others) with documented history of managing people and financial aspects of a project or program.
The ability to communicate in both German and English is essential. The role is key and comes at a important and challenging time for the company.
If this sounds interesting, please contact the Senior Consultant Andrew Boroky on 0041 43 50 80 817, and email him your resume in WORD format to firstname.lastname@example.org including Zeugnisse / Employment records and scanned copies of training certifications.
KEY WORDS: Research, Development, electronics, electrical, software, hardware, Design Control, Design Quality, Validation, Compliance, Auditor, Medical Device, German, English, ISO 13485, ISO 14971, risk management, Medical Device jobs, nonstop recruitment.
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