Development Engineer in Oberdorf

  • Salary: Up to 100 CHF per hour
  • REF Number: 00044879
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 782516595
  • Date Published: 01.03.2019
  • Sector: Medical Devices
  • Location: Central Switzerland
  • Discipline: Technical - Production/Manufacturing, Science - Research & Development

Development Engineer - Oberdorf

Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a Development Engineer to join a company in the Leading Medical Device company at their site based in Oberdorf on a contract basis until the end of 2019.

The main purpose of the role will be to:

  • Participate in new product development project teams comprised of interdisciplinary members and who work closely with surgeons, sales and market development managers.
  • Collaborate with the technical engineering office, generate product models, concept layouts, complete testing requirements and use CAD software.
  • Be responsible for the design and development of instruments, as well as improvements and modifications of existing products.
  • Maintain awareness of surgical, clinical, and technological trends.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Be in cooperation with internal departments, domestic and international authorities as well as the conscientious preparation of the required documents ensures compliance with Medical Device Regulations (EU MDD, US FDA, JP PAL).
  • Ability to communicate in both spoken and written German is required.
  • Communication skills in English are highly preferred.

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Higher degree in engineering and would preferably have some practical experience in a regulated industry.
  • Pro-E CAD knowledge.
  • Verification testing experience.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global medical device company.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 41 782 516 595 or email Please quote reference 44879 in all correspondence.

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