I am working with a highly successful and innovative technology solution company that is advancing the medical and ophthalmic industry globally.
They are looking for someone who is excited about joining a rapidly growing team, and who has a passion for being involved in pioneering medical advances.
This person will have a history of being able to manage projects and time along with working in a multidisciplinary team, providing technical expertise, and ultimately delivering to deadlines in a commercial environment.
As Engineering manager, you will:
Manage a team of Product Development Engineers - allocating projects, timelines, instigate reporting and feedback procedures.
Be responsible for maintaining the discipline of the team and ensuring their output is maintained and verified at a high-level.
Report to the VP of R&D to represent the Engineering team in management meetings to ensure company delivers new product development in accordance commercial requirements.
Manage the Documentation of Engineering developments.
Contribute to mechanical designs.
Manage the transfer to manufacture of the company's products and any in-house manufacturing work.
Manage the planning and implementation of projects.
Write/contribute to documents for the device Technical File where appropriate.
Support, from a technical perspective, the company's products during the life cycle of the devices.
Implement a best practice culture of development in line with ISO 13485 continuous improvement principles.
The Skills and Experience
Graduate Engineer or equivalent.
At least four years' experience within a multidisciplinary Engineering environment, ideally working on medical devices.
Ability to deliver projects, through management of the team, in accordance with commercial timelines and objectives.
Ability to be a technical authority on a system or sub-system and provide guidance to the rest of team.
Expert use of CAD programs, preferably SolidWorks.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
Professional use of Microsoft packages - including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Preferable but not essential
Experience of ISO 13485:2016
Knowledge of compliance testing requirements
Experience of Medical Device design and manufacture