Senior R&D Mechanical Engineer
Join us to shape the future of medical devices
Are you an industrial and product design expert? Are you skilled in specification of products and components? And does it motivate you to improve healthcare by delivering new concepts and innovative products? Then we may have your new career move as Senior R&D Mechanical Engineer…
Ambu develops, manufactures and sells medical devices. Millions of patients and healthcare professionals depend on the functionality and performance of Ambu’s products worldwide.
We now offer a challenging position where your fingerprint will help secure the future success of Ambu. You will be part of an effective innovation culture with a tradition for fast completion of projects, which means that there is a visible link between your results and Ambu’s growth. You will be a member of the Global Innovation team located at our headquarters in Ballerup.
Ambu wants to be first in line and deliver new and innovative devices, which rethink existing processes and combine several technologies. This means that we set high demands to your skills and to your experience.
Active involvement - from conceptual design to product validation
As senior R&D Engineer, you will be a vital player in product development projects. You will be involved in all aspects of the innovation process; from project and product development, to being responsible for industrial design, product design and specification of products and components.
Your main responsibilities are:
- Mechanical design: Plastic construction/mechanism design
- Documentation and testing according to FDA and ISO
- Identification of user needs through participation in projects
- Concept development
You will be working closely with colleagues from across the organisation - With our innovation teams in Malaysia and USA, with other departments involved in product development as well as with suppliers, users and knowledge centers.
Experienced medical device engineer
The position requires you to hold a bachelor’s degree or master’s degree within Mechanical Engineering or similar. We expect that you have vast knowledge of developing medical devices, and that you have solid experience with plastic and mechanical construction. The position would suit someone who has developed their skills and experience in a similar role, ideally within the medical device industry or in a consultancy that deals with the medical device field.
Furthermore, we expect you to have broad experience with:
- Development of new test methods for verification of products/components
- Documentation of the work according to FDA/ISO guidelines
- Plastic construction and materials
- Mechanics and software/hardware interaction
- Development cooperation with subcontractors
To be successful in the position, it is important that you have great interpersonal skills and possess multicultural awareness and sensitivity as you will be part of a global team. As a person, you are self-motivated, committed and you have a strong sense of responsibility towards your work and you have a practical approach to things.
It is a requirement that you are fluent in oral and written English, and that you are willing to travel approximately 20 days per year.
Ambu - a visionary and international workplace where your efforts matter
Ambu is a company that expands rapidly and has ambitious growth targets. We meet these targets through interdisciplinary teamwork between motivated and highly skilled employees. Your contributions and efforts are crucial to our success and by joining us, you will get the opportunity to work in an international head office with an informal working environment.
We offer a wide range of professional, social and financial employee benefits in addition to exciting job challenges and continuous professional and personal development.
Information and deadline
You can get more information about the job and about Ambu A/S by Vice President Jens Frimann, telephone no. +45 7225 2000 or by
If you are interested in applying for the position, then please apply as soon as possible, via the "Ansøg" link, and no later than 26 October 2016.
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