Life Cycle Engineer/Team Lead - Key role - Swiss MedTech (AB-62275-6) Switzerland

Senior Life Cycle Engineer with leadership responsibilities - Key role - industry leading Medtech – Swiss base with international travel

As a Senior Life Cycle Engineer, you will be a key technical contributor to engineering projects, serving as an expert in electromechanical assembly, process optimization, cost savings and design transfer support for Next Generation and legacy products.  The position will be based in Switzerland with local and international travel.

The essentials:

  • Ideally electrical/electronic engineering background – mechanical engineers with a strong electrical side to their career will also be considered
  • Ideally Medical devices experience and in working to ISO 13485 and FDA 21 CFR 820
  • Leadership experience either having directly managed teams and people, or as project manager
  • Manufacturing background essential, ideally development experience as well, utilising Design for Manufacturing techniques, and serving as an expert in design for manufacturing, to also mentor and share expertise with colleagues
  • Trouble shooting experience – familiar with recall methodologies

The language locally is German, travel locally within Europe to Suppliers and vendors will be required, as will international travel and where English is essential.

This is a terrific opportunity to join a company at the ground level and during a strong growth cycle and help support products that significantly improve a patient's quality of life. If this sounds like you, please contact the Senior Consultant Andrew Boroky for more information on 0041 43 50 80 816, and email him at

KEY WORDS: Design, Development, Validation, Verification, Compliance,  Production, Manufacturing, Medical Devices, German, English, ISO 13485, Mechanical Engineering, Electro-mechanical, technician, Field Service engineer, FSE, Medical Device jobs, Nonstop recruitment. 

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