Senior R&D Mechanical Engineer
Do you have extensive experience in developing medical devices? Are you skilled in industrial design, product design and specification of products and components?...
Do you have extensive experience in developing medical devices? Are you skilled in industrial design, product design and specification of products and components? And are you motivated by making a difference for your customers by providing new concepts and innovative products? Then we may have your new career move as Senior R&D Engineer.
Since 1937, Ambu has developed, manufactured and sold medical devices. Today, millions of patients and healthcare professionals depend on the functionality and performance of Ambu’s products worldwide.
In this new established challenging position you will be an active contributor in the innovation team and participate in securing the future success of Ambu in the interests of our users.
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 an innovative team located at our headquarters in Ballerup. We have full focus on developing new products and processes that combine several technologies in a new and innovative way. This imposes high demands on your skills and broad experience.
Active involvement - from conceptual design to product validation
As senior R&D Engineer you are a vital player in product development projects as you are involved in all aspects of the innovation process – from the conceptual design to the product validation. You participate in the interaction with future users of the products and you are also responsible for the documentation throughout your work.
Your main responsibilities are:
- To identify user needs through participation in project start-up phase where interaction with key opinion leaders, doctors and other experts worldwide is crucial in order to fulfil the ambitious innovation targets set by senior management.
- Concept development of ground-breaking products within new clinical and technological areas of Ambu. The teams are involved in developing entirely new Ambu concepts.
- Mechanical design. You will be responsible for plastic and mechanical construction within the development project groups.
- Documentation and tests of your work in accordance with the regulations from FDA and ISO.
Your contact base is broad, and you will have interface with Ambu’s global organisation, all departments involved in product development projects and externally with users, knowledge centres and suppliers.
Experienced medical device engineer
Most importantly, you have extensive knowledge of developing medical devices, and you have solid experience with plastic and mechanical construction. Most likely, you are employed in a similar job within the medical device industry or in a consultancy that deals with the medical device field. Your previous employments have given you solid experience with documentation according to FDA/ISO guidelines.
Most likely, you hold a degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar.
As a person you are self-motivated, committed and have a strong sense of responsibility towards your work. You are thorough and detail-oriented but at the same time you have great interpersonal skills and have a sense of the situation, which makes you thrive in global teams. You are a “do’er” and prefer to act on rather than theorise about problems.
Since we are a global company, you will be involved in cross-cultural collaboration. Consequently, it is a requirement that you are fluent in English and that you are able to communicate efficiently. Lastly, you thrive in a position that gives you the opportunity to travel approximately 20-30 days a year.
Ambu - an ambitious and professional workplace
Ambu is a company with ambitious growth objectives and we are very focused on developing and putting innovative products to market. We reach our objectives through an interdisciplinary collaboration between motivated and competent colleagues in an informal work environment. Our rapid development means that there is a natural focus on the ongoing development of your professional and personal skills that will help to ensure Ambu's continued success.
We offer a wide range of professional, social and economic benefits, in addition to the exciting challenges of the job.
How to apply
If you are ready to apply for the position, please apply as soon as possible. Note that we will invite candidates for interviews on a continuous basis so no need to hesitate. This job ad might be online until 14 January 2018 but once we have found the right candidate, the ad will no longer be online.
Your application will, of course, be treated confidentially.
You can get additional information about the job and about Ambu by contacting Jens Frimann, Senior Vice President Front-end System Innovation by phone +45 7225 2000.
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