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For our client, a MedTech company based in the Grisons, Switzerland, and to support its R&D activities, we are looking for a

Material Analyst Biocompatibility 80–100% (5901)

Tasks and Responsibilities:

– Support R&D with material selection for critical components wrt ISO18562-1-4/10993-1-23 and in conformity with global legislations related to material compliance

– Support the implementation of material compliance data management

– Contribute to supplier quality by providing input to QM agreements in relation to material compliance and biocompatibility

– Support material changes and set up internal processes for managing changes efficiently

– Support and document V&V activities in materials testing related to chemical and biological safety for product lifecycle management, change management and new product development

– Assisting with any potential product field re-engineering, corrective action, related to material compliance topics, including necessary support to regulatory agencies and customers

– Collaborate with Suppliers and internal Stakeholders to drive Quality improvements that minimize the Costs of Quality and support implementation of Supplier/Engineering changes, New Product Introductions and Transfers


– Degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent non-technical degree with experience in chemical or materials manufacturing, engineering or QA

– Familiarity with materials regulatory framework in EU, US and ROW, including but not limited to: MDR 2017/745, REACH, ROHS, POP, California Proposition, Conflict minerals, TPCH

– Qualified V&V engineer, who can lead, acknowledge, develop, communicate & implement materials testing strategies to ensure compliance to Medical Device requirements

– Effective problem solver, with the skills to lead Root Cause investigations plan complex workstreams and influence others cross-functionally

– Ideally, you gained first-hand experiences in dealing with complex regulations and compliance requirements for legal entities and products designed, developed, manufactured, distributed and sold by those entities in ideally global markets

– Able to use English and German as working language, excellent communicator and collaborator who can influence at all levels of the organization

– You have experience with: ISO 10993-series, preferably also with ISO 18562-series of standards

Interested? Contact me!