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Senior Expert Engineering

Our client, an innovative and dynamic bio-pharmaceutical company headquartered in Switzerland, covering multiple therapeutic areas, is looking for a Senior Expert Engineering for a 12-month contract (with possibility for extension) based in Basel.

For the client’s ambitious drug delivery device programs reflecting their current and future portfolio needs, we are seeking a talented engineer for the development and Life Cycle Management (LCM) of medical devices.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Support the technical development and life cycle management of safe and user-friendly (connected) autoinjector and on body pump systems as Senior Expert Engineering.
  • Translate user and business needs into system/sub-system requirements using the systems engineering tool for requirement and test management.
  • Define interface specification definition with drug, packaging, label & eco system.
  • Manage project specific 3rd party activities and support the delivery technology lead.
  • Work within and contribute to broader cross‐functional drug product development teams.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Swiss working/residency permit and/or Swiss/EU-Citizenship required
  • MSc/MA in mechanical/electronics or micro systems engineering or relevant field
  • Excellent understanding of the current drug delivery technologies.
  • Autonomous and independent working style with at least 3 years of experience in Medical Device development and LCM.
  • Ability to interact with cross functional team in matrix organization.
  • Strong communication skills, emotional intelligence as well as ability to navigate into complex organization and create networks.
  • Design change management experience and enthusiasm to support the maintenance of existing and building of new platforms.
  • Proficient spoken communication and excellent technical writing skills in English.
  • Should be able to work on technical documents with experience in Design History filing.

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