Austin Vita are currently recruiting for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to join an established Medical Devices firm based around the Essex area.
As a Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for overseeing the full life cycle of R&D, the concept, design and development of medical and non-medical components and devices/accessories through initial concept design, engineering analysis, prototyping, risk assessment and evaluation to realise the planned device portfolio.
This role will involve working with the R&D team overseeing from concept to testing all the way into manufacturing. This is a permanent, hybrid role (60:40 onsite).
Lead the conception, design and development of medical device
Lead the technical development of products and systems
Research, design development and prototyping of products in accordance with company development standards to meet functional, clinical, regulatory and manufacturing requirements
Technical approval for project and process output to ensure compliance with agreed specifications and all relevant regulatory standards
Generate and review design history file documentation in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements throughout the product life cycle to ensure the design is fully documented
Bachelors or Master's degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent skill and knowledge gained through significant practical experience
Proven experience of Mechanical product development to meet regulatory and user requirements and optimise for manufacture, e.g. DFMEA, user risk assessments, usability studies, verification activities, conducting design reviews, producing and approving DHF documents
Applied knowledge of Mechanical engineering principles and Manufacturing processes
If this position is of interest, please submit your CV in response. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss the position in any more detail, please get in contact using the details provided.