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Product Development Engineer

  • Location

    England

  • Salary

    Negotiable

  • Sector

    Research & Development Engineering

  • Job Ref

    89045

  • Contact

    Brandon Gurney

  • Published

    11 days ago

Overview

An excellent opportunity for a Product Development Engineer to join our Medical Device client, who design, develop and manufacture medical devices to clients on a contract-basis. Our client is highly reputable and are excellent at bringing products to manufacture, providing the opportunity for your innovations to come to life. This position is brand new to the company, making it a rare opportunity!

The role is based at the clients' Head Office, based in North West England. The role will require mostly onsite working, however there are hybrid working opportunities.

As a Product Development Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and development of new products, whilst also supporting the improvement of existing product design and manufacture. Additionally, you will conduct process changes in according with various regulatory standards, including ISO13485, ISO14971 and MDSAP.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design & develop products and processes to deliver and support projects, in line with customer expectations and the required standards and regulations.

  • Deliver projects on time and to budget, ensuring company and customer project procedures are followed.

  • Ensure the appropriate transfer of products from development to pilot production phase and on to full production phase conducting all agreed realisation activities.

  • Complete validation activities in line with client and customer requirements.

  • Owner of NC, CAPA and in root cause analysis of process and product NC and complaints, particularly when related to product design.

  • Provide technical support to Sales & Marketing team, where appropriate. Working directly with customers to discuss new projects and resolve design and process issues post-transfer.

  • Identify new technologies and products that could be utilised to facilitate the successful implementation of new products or to support future business needs.

To be successful, you should have experience with creation of 3D CAD and 2D engineering drawings, including Solid Works. Furthermore, you are required to have experience of Design for Manufacture, as well as working knowledge of Medical Device standards, including but not limited to: Risk Management (ISO14971) and Quality Management (ISO13485). It would be advantageous if you have an understanding of plastic and metals for use in medical devices.

For immediate consideration please forward your most up to date CV.

If you would like to find out more about this role or similar med tech jobs, please get in touch with our tech recruiters at Austin Vita.