Medical/Pharmaceutical - Quality
Ref: 465 Date Posted: Friday 10 Sep 2021
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Our client is a Global Leader in Health Technology with over 130 years within the MedTech industry with this history they have over 80,000 employees in over 100 countries, the UK head office is based in Farnborough, they have a diverse and inclusive workplace with all different backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. They value these differences it is what helps the creativity and innovation across the business. At our client’s company, they see healthcare as a connected whole. Helping people to live healthily and prevent disease. Giving clinicians the tools, they need to make a precision diagnosis and deliver personalized treatment. Aiding the patient's recovery at home in the community. All are supported by a seamless flow of data. The benefits of working at a company like this are that you will be a part of one of the world’s leading Medical Technology firms with the worlds leading experts in the industry and be able to work on the most recent cutting-edge technology to improve your skills and knowledge to reach your best self.


Job Description

Work as part of the research and development team within our client's company to design, develop, evaluate, and conduct integration, testing, and verification & validation activities on our client's products with a focus on mechanical, electrical, and (embedded) software aspects and concludes this with formal reporting.

You will define, implement, and maintain reliable and reproducible testing methodologies and equipment, ensuring compliance with quality requirements.

Influences product solutions for the harmonization and standardization to improve quality and robustness.

Define and improve key progress indicators including requirement coverage, test protocol effectiveness, test execution, and defect identification, and closure


  • Developing the vision and standards on testing including vision on automation.
  • Keeping professional and technical knowledge up-to-date and doing research to know, trends and new ways in systems testing. Along with evaluating the updates to standards and the implication of the updated requirements on products and projects. 
  • Defines and analyzes KPIs across projects to improve judgment of release readiness and release quality.
  • Leading test strategy and execution, including influencing decisions on product/solution design.
  • Manage stakeholders across business along with external test laboratories.
  • Define and drive test automation approaches.
  • Serve as SME and coach to members of the Team, and mentor others, particularly in disciplines close to your area of expertise.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years of product development and test experience
  • Experience with QMS and with corporate governance
  • Medical product development experience including hands-on knowledge of 60601-X standards
  • Military product development experience including hands-on knowledge of MIL-STD 810 a plus
  • Wireless communication product development experience including hands-on knowledge of WIFI and Cell phone standards a plus
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Strong hands, proactive approach
  • Ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Customer and Quality mind-set
  • Security Clearance Required: No

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At Medical Engineers we have a range of technical consulting jobs in the medical engineering industry throughout the UK. Requiring a broad range of technical and management skills and most importantly the ability to communicate effectively. Consultancy roles require candidates with unique abilities. Roles vary in length of contract depending on clients’ requirements.

Our degree qualified consultants have specialist knowledge of the UK medical engineering consultancy job market. We have a successful track record in finding the best candidates for our clients who know and trust Medical Engineers to understand their business requirements.

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