Product Development Engineer in Zuchwil

  • Salary: Up to 100 CHF per hour
  • REF Number: 00045293
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 01438 842962
  • Date Published: 15.04.2019
  • Sector: Medical Devices
  • Location: Bern Area, Basel Area
  • Discipline: Technical - Production/Manufacturing

Jocelyn Blackham is currently recruiting for a Senior Product Development Engineer for a renowned pharmaceutical and medical devices organisation based in Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland. This role is offered on a full time temporary basis until December 2019, with a strong possibility of extension.

Your main responsibilities in this role will be to:

  • Design and development of new implants.
  • Participate in new product development project team comprised of interdisciplinary members.
  • Complete and support on Design History File documentation considering New Product Development Process, e.g. Verification and Validation Methods/Reports, Risk Management Documentation.
  • Collaborate with the mechanical test lab to complete testing requirements.
  • Collaborate with technical engineering office to support on generating product models and use CAD software. Experience in FEA/ANSYS would be ideal.
  • Cooperate 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).
  • Exchange information and collaborate with internal, local, external and foreign partners.

You are required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Higher degree (or equivalent) in an Engineering subject.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong leadership ability.
  • Keen interest in the interrelations between medicine and technology.
  • Ability to communicate in both spoken and written English.
  • Strong team player.
  • Ability to identify and implement process and/or application improvements.

If you are employed by this client you will be joining a global healthcare organisation based in Switzerland.

For more information or to apply for this Senior Product Development Engineer position please contact Jocelyn on +41 (0)782516595 or email Please quote reference 45293 in all correspondence.

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