Lead Verification & Test Engineer Medical Devices / Healthcare

Recruiter
SJB Technical Recruitment Ltd
Location
Chippenham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Jul 2019
Closes
26 Jul 2019
Ref
1191223507
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Lead Verification & Test Engineer Medical Devices / Healthcare

South West

£Neg excellent

Our client is a high quality, innovative and product driven global manufacturer and now has an immediate requirement for a Lead Verification and Test Engineer to join their expanding Personal Healthcare Research team to play a key role in the delivery of new technologies and research by leading how, when and where they test new technologies to measure performance and ensure robustness in real world conditions.

Accountabilities
  • Lead the design and specification of performance test equipment - including suitable and bespoke data acquisition setups
  • Agree the risks associated with the new technologies and define the best way of assessing those risks.
  • Lead the design and specification of test equipment to enable these risks to be assessed - including suitable and bespoke data acquisition setups
  • Lead a team of engineers/technicians to setup required testing and monitor and report progress.
  • Agree the key performance requirements for new technologies, in line with technology roadmap and define the strategies for testing.
  • Lead Company Personal Healthcare to be world leading in performance verification to provide competitive advantage in technology and product innovation.
  • Report results / progress / analysis to a wide range of stakeholders at all levels of the business.
  • Where tests require replication write appropriate documentation and provide suitable guidance to enable these facilities to be setup.

Skills

Essential
  • Experience in leading a team to deliver complex verification methods and equipment.
  • Experienced at working collaboratively with engineers and scientists to define and manage complex test plans.
  • Excellent organisational skills, able to plan ahead, prioritise tasks and co-ordinate with the work of others.
  • Ability to work effectively both individually and in a team environment.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. Able to translate and communicate technical information to project/research teams, managers and directors as required.
  • An excellent understanding of data acquisition, processing and analysis.
  • Persistent nature coupled with an inquisitive approach.
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel.
  • Knowledge of minitab, matlab, web based data visualisation.

Desirable
  • Knowledge of programming languages (eg VBA, Labview, Arduino, PLC, Robotic Arm, Python)

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