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Head of R&D medical device (F/M 100%)

Advanced Microfluidics SA

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Head of R&D medical device (F/M 100%)

AMF · EPFL Innovation Park · Ch. De la Dent d'Oche 1a · CH - 1024 Ecublens Head of R&D medical device (F/M 100%) permanent contract , starting February 201 8 or as agreed Advanced Microfluidics SA is a privately held company based in the EPFL Innovation Park , Switzerland . We are experts in automat ed miniaturized liquid handling, from nanoliters to milliliters . As pioneers in the revolutionary link between microfluidics and automation, AMF bring s a field, long considered as purely academic, into the industrial sector. With our innovative solutions, we strive to keep our clients satisfied by delivering high - p erforming and quality products. Job description We search a t echnical leader of an R&D tea m who contributes to the development of new wearable electromechanical medical devices from the conception to the production . Someone able to d evelop technology , product roadmaps and build core engineering competencies within the company . The person will: · Plan, organize, direct and control the product development within appropriate guidelines, policies and regulations · Provide technical expertise and leadership to engineers · Be r esponsible for the product development , process development and industrialisation · Be r esponsible for product engineering and new product development · Write proposals for grant applications · Establish and guide accomplishments of the team/department to the set objectives · Ensure compliance with all regulatory affairs (FDA & CE) and established quality management system (QMS) · Report to the CEO on current status, budget, and other related communications · Operate within budget and organi s ational guidelines and philosophy · Work as a key member of an interdisciplinary team Qualifications · Advanced engineering degree (M.Sc. EPFL or PhD or equivalent) · At least seven years of experience working as an engineer and project manager on successful product development s . · Specific e xperience in medical device class II or III development · Multidisciplina ry engineer with innovative mindset: mechanics, electronics, bioengineering · Excellent organisation and communication skills · A demonstrated ability to work independently or as part of a team to complete projects in given timelines · Assist the general manager in overall management of the company. · Excellent proficiency in French and English ( spoken / written C1 or C2 ) , German is of great advantage · Team player · Valid s wiss working permit We offer · A hi gh - tec h and innovative environment in the bio - and medtech fi elds · A very interesting and stimulating job in an innovative high - potential field · E xcellent work conditions , autonomy , part of a motivated and highly qualified team · Pleasant environment at EPFL Innovation Park , with the possibilities to benefit from sport and catering facilities Motivated? Please apply by filling the webform ( https://goo.gl/p7bcpX ) including resumé, motivation letter and certificates .

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