Human Factors Engineer

Recruiter
Professional Technical Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
30 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A well-established and growing Cambridge-based drug delivery device manufacturer has an immediate requirement for a Human Factors Engineer to join their fast-paced medical device development team in Cambridge. This is a three month contract with realistic prospect to extend and we’re paying at least £45 per hour.

As Human Factors Engineer will you be responsible for:

* Planning formative and summative usability evaluations.

* Lead the development and documentation of requirements specifications.

* Managing project documentation in accordance with industry standards.

* Ensuring medical devices satisfy all requirements prior to manufacturing.

The successful Human Factors Engineer will have:

* Proven experience as a Human Factors Engineer, Usability Engineer, Assurance Engineer, Design Engineer, Consultant or Manager.

* Qualified to degree level in either PhD, MSc, MA, MEng, BA, BEng or BSc Product Design, Mechanical Engineering, Product or Innovation Engineering, Human Factors, Human Centred Design, User Experience or Psychology.

* Specialist understanding of the new product development process (ideally medical or drug delivery devices).

* Knowledge of industry standards such as ISO 13485 and EN 14971.

In return you will receive:

* £45 per hour (potentially higher if you’re worth it!).

* 3 month contract.

* Realistic extension prospects (we have contractors who have been on site for nearly two years).

* Weekly pay run.

If you would like to find out more about this contract, click the “APPLY NOW” button below and we’ll be in touch.

Please note: Any reference to salary or pay rates in this advertisement are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

We aim to respond to suitable candidates within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, please feel free to contact us to receive feedback on your application and discuss your requirements.

Professional Technical is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy

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