Product Evaluation Engineer

Recruitment Holdings Ltd
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have previous experience of working within a product test or quality field?

Job Title: Product Evaluation Engineer

Reference No: 236881

Location: Cardiff
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable

The role is to provide evaluation of New Product Design (NPD) and legacy products to ensure that they are safe and effective before being released to market.

  • Produce robust verification and validation documentation to support the initial release and on-going maintenance of products

  • Design, develop and validate appropriate test methods to ensure consistency of testing and the production of robust and credible data.

  • Participate in New Product Design phase reviews to present the results and progress summaries of activities for which they are responsible.

  • Ensure clinical model definition to translate the intended clinical usage of a device into quantifiable engineering terms of the operational and environmental conditions that the device must withstand.

  • Provide support to the project teams during generation of input and risk analysis documents to ensure independent user focused input to the process.

  • Maintain the Product Evaluation laboratories to provide a suitable environment for product evaluation and project team members to conduct evaluation of products.

  • Interface with design, marketing, clinical, manufacturing and quality teams to ensure the product evaluation function is fully integrated within the project teams.

  • Analyse and report on customer returned product to allow the Quality Systems department to provide feedback to the customer and monitor trends.

Education / Qualifications

Graduate or equivalent calibre in Science, Engineering or Technology discipline or Higher National Certificate / Diploma holding time-served individual with demonstrable relevant experience.

Behaviours / Skills / Experience

* Minimum of five years in the quality or product test field.

* Excellent knowledge of failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA), risk analysis (RA), test and measurement techniques.

* Wide technical knowledge base with good analytical skills.

Please apply to Rachel Oliver, Senior Consultant; ****************; ************

RHL is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy within Life Science talent acquisition.

Recruitment Holdings Ltd (RHL) acts as an Employment Business and as an Employment Agency.

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