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Senior Life Cycle Engineer - Swiss base - international Travel

Business Type: Diagnostics Company, Healthcare Company, Medical Devices Company, Other Business, Contract Manufacturing
Job Type: Scientific Support, Medical Devices, Pre-Clinical R and D, Validation, Project Management
Job Level: Management
Position: Full Time
Location: Switzerland
Reference: AB-62275-2
Closing Date: 18/09/19
Job Details:

Senior Life Cycle Engineer - industry leading Medtech - Swiss base with international travel to Asia and the USA

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, but involving travel to sister companies in Switzerland and with up to 25% air travel to Asia and the USA

You will be part of and with possibility to lead a small team of dedicated engineers, designing, developing, testing, and documenting mechanical and electro-mechanical systems related to current and future products, and identifying and driving cost saving opportunities within the factory.

As such, you will

  • Participate in design studies to improve reliability, safety, performance, lower cost, and implement next-generation concepts
  • Follow design control processes in the development of electro-mechanical systems, participating in design reviews to ensure the accuracy and appropriateness of system designs.
  • Update the design of components and sub-assemblies due to obsolescence or new product requirements using SolidWorks
  • Utilize Design for Manufacturability techniques to aid fabrication of components of plastic, metal and other materials.
  • Collaborate with internal/external customers internationally in generating creative, effective and practical solutions, for new design as well as for validation and troubleshooting support on current platforms
  • Educate/coach/train others on technical issues.
  • Track internal trends and suggest process improvements

Both English and German are needed due to the international nature of this position.

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.

NonStop is one of the largest and fastest growing specialised life sciences recruitment companies in Europe. We are proud members of the APSCo life sciences group who ensure we meet the highest quality standards within the recruitment industry. Our offices are located in the UK, Switzerland and the Czech Republic and we hold labour leasing licences across Europe. Please visit our website for a full list of the niche markets we cover.

Posted: 11/09/2019 | NPJ Ref: 241702