Human Factors Engineer - Medical Devices

30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Human Factors Engineer - Medical Devices

Location: Cambridge

Contract Type: Temporary, 12 months

Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum equivalent

SRG are currently working with a global pharmaceutical company in Cambridge who are actively seeking a contract Human Factors Engineer to join their Device Centre of Excellence group.

The chosen individual will be responsible for Human Factors Engineering activities for drug delivery system projects across multiple therapy areas, compiling related documentation for product regulatory submissions.

The position is full-time for a duration of 12 months.

Role / Description

- To work with drug product teams, external design companies and human factors vendors in developing and ensuring timely execution of human factors engineering deliverables.

- To provide device usability input/support to device design inputs and Human Factor study feedback.

- Project management of the supply, assembly and testing of materials for use in Human Factor studies.

- To assist in the generation of human factors regulatory documentation associated with the medical device portfolio.


- Experience with Human Factors Engineering, ideally in relation to medical devices

- Excellent project/time management skills - capability to adhere to strict deadlines and prioritise work load under pressure

- Ability to understand medical device technical language and appreciation for pharmaceutical/medical device regulatory requirements.

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.

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If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV . For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Rachel on 0161 868 2235.

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Keywords: human factors engineering, ergonomics, medical devices.

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