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Principle QA Design Assurance Engineer - Zurich area - MedTech

Business Type: Diagnostics Company, Laboratory, Medical Devices Company, Other Business, Contract Manufacturing
Job Type: Medical Devices, Quality Assurance - Control, Audit, Regulatory Affairs, Compliance
Job Level: Management
Position: Interim/Temp
Salary: Up to CHF120000 per annum + benefits
Location: Switzerland
Reference: AB-61457-1
Closing Date: 21/03/19
Job Details:

Principal Software Quality Design Assurance Engineer -Zurich area - Growing MedTech - strong growth forecast for QA

Today I am looking for a Senior Design Assurance Engineer for our client, a Medical Devices company located just outside of Zurich. The position will be 9 months in the short term with the intention to become permanent thereafter. Ideal start date is immediate and with a short recruitment process, but it is an important role and longer notice periods will be considered.

Their responsibility

  • Support and monitor new product development project needs in design controls for adherence to the internal quality management system and all ISO, FDA, and QSR regulations
  • Oversee product quality throughout the entire product design realisation process, and transition into production
  • Work closely with research and development to support new product development and improve product design.
  • Investigate non-conformances and suggest changes as necessary.
  • Work under general supervision with latitude for independent judgement.

Immediate requirements - A Bachelor''s degree with a minimum of 5 years of experience in medical device quality assurance. The products are electro-mechanical in nature, driven by Software, thus a background in IT or Software development while not essential is beneficial. English is the day to day language on site with German a bonus

For more information on this vacancy, please contact the Senior Consultant Andrew Boroky on 0041 43 50 80 816, and email him your resume in WORD format to For industry news and new opportunities in QA within the Medical Devices sectors, please join my Linked group at

Keywords: Design Assurance, Design Control, new product intoreducton (NPI), Compliance, manufacturing, R&D, Research and Development, Quality Management, complaints handling, CAPA, MDD, MDR, ISO 13485, Medical devices, Switzerland, English, German, Nonstop Recruitment

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Posted: 14/03/2019 | NPJ Ref: 231976