Senior Engineer (Research & Development)

Kent Permanent
  • A fantastic opportunity at a global Medical Device business
  • Developing innovative technologies across key medical sectors!

About Our Client

The client are a leading innovator and producer of medical devices across a range of therapeutic areas.

Job Description

As a Senior Engineer in the R&D team based in Kent, you will be responsible for overseeing and conducting projects relating to medical device products and processes. You will be:

  • Work with minimal supervision on key projects relating to product and process development
  • Oversee design testing
  • Prepare documentation associated with activities - CI activities, validations, risk assessments, RCAs etc
  • Execute test plans, collate and review data to determine appropriate course of action
  • Contribute to correct action development and alternative improved ways of working
  • Coach and mentor entry-level engineers
  • Ensure compliance is maintained to relevant company and industry standards at all times (ISO 13485)

The role will also require supporting aspects of NPD and NPI as well as supporting existing lines.

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in the role you will have the ability to work largely autonomously and to take ownership of projects. You will have:

  • Degree in Science or Engineering
  • Experience in the medical device (or related highly regulated) industry, 8-10years desirable
  • Be fully comfortable and competent to review and perform validations, NPIs, CI activities and remedial work for new and existing product and processes
  • Be familiar with the requirements of ISO 13485 (highly desirable)
  • Be a go-getter, have a positive attitude with great problem solving capability.

What's on Offer

The role is a full time permanent position based in Kent. Hybrid working is being offered as well as a competitive salary, and the chance to take the lead on innovative projects with a range of medical devices!

Jason Hines
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+44 172 773 0102

Job summary

Life Sciences
Healthcare / Pharmaceutical
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Consultant name
Jason Hines
Consultant phone
+44 172 773 0102
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