Senior Process Development Engineer – Eindhoven

Organization

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Our customer is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Their department is looking for new talent to strengthen their team in Eindhoven.

Function

Join us now at as Senior Process Development Engineer to work together with our multidisciplinary teams developing point-of-care medical diagnostics solutions. As Process and equipment development team we develop and optimize the production process for disposable cartridges for use in our handheld blood analysis device that enables near patient blood testing in the acute care setting. The production process has been developed within the Research and Development department in Eindhoven and one of our production lines has been transferred to our production site in the US while a second production line has been retained in Eindhoven for research and development activities

Your responsibilities:

  • Development of in depth knowledge on the entire production process for disposable cartridges and related intermediate products
  • Work as Process development lead in multidisciplinary teams on new product introductions on our current platform
  • Safeguard manufacturability and scalability of new process steps
  • Initiate and coordinate continuous improvement program to optimize efficiency and minimize variation through the complete production process of existing products
  • Ensure effective communication across functions on a global basis
  • Active support of transfer of new products/processes from R&D to manufacturing, which may involve occasional travel to US.
  • Follow new developments in manufacturing technologies (e.g. low volume liquid dispensing)
  • Play an active role in development of new product lines.

Requirements

We are looking for:

  • MSc or PhD degree in Chemical engineering, Mechanical engineering, Physics or equivalent .
  • At least 10+ years of experience in Process development, preferably in In-Vitro Diagnostics or Medical Device industry. Familiar with GMP practices
  • Knowledgeable on DIDOV and DMAIC methodologies on green-belt or black belt level
  • Self-motivated and disciplined to get the job done.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in written and spoken form.
  • Team-player with excellent communication and technical skills in multi-disciplinary environments.
  • Pro-active attitude with a can-do mentality.

Information

Milja Prince +31 (0)23-5583723

Application

Milja Prince +31 (0)23-5583723