MECHANICAL DESIGN ENGINEER - MEDICAL DEVICES

Recruiter
Vector Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for an exceptional hands-on Mechanical Design Engineer to join an expanding, highly professional, leading R&D company developing some of the world's most advance medical devices. You will be an integral member of the design team transforming novel ideas, design innovation and advanced technology into commercial products, consistently winning awards for engineering excellence. You will be responsible for developing the mechanical designs and leading projects for a range of products and processes within medical and healthcare device industry.

Requirements:
1st or 2:1 degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or Medical Physics

Ability in concept generation; engineering analysis and detail design; design of experiments; design for high and low volume manufacturing; design for high reliability.

Practical experience of medical devices industry: specific regulatory processes: working to Quality Management Systems such as ISO 13485 and 21CFR820; risk management to ISO14971; change management; Design History File compilation; verification and validation; clinical trial support.

Excellent presentation and communication skills. Ability to lead device development projects, taking responsibility for quality, time, and profit.

Commercial awareness gained in one of the following environments: medical/healthcare device manufacturer, engineering department of a medical or pharmaceutical company, technical/design consultancy, other high technology start - up.

Ambitions and keen to learn and develop further technical, project leadership and business development skills.
Bright, conscientious and creative -demonstrated by a hobby or interest with a practical or technical relevance.