Device Engineer (m / f / d) - Inhalers, Needle Safety Devices & Ophthalmic, Global Drug Development, Schaftenau, Austria
7! This is number of combination product technology platforms that Novartis is currently working on. Novartis has an ambitious program in drug delivery devices and to meet our future portfolio needs we are seeking an experienced engineer in the development of medical devices.
Our team is developing medical devices that delivers drugs safely to patients’ lung, systemic circulation and the eye.
Your Responsibilities :
Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to :
Lead technical development in cross-functional teams for easy-to-use, safe and robust products
Work with third party suppliers
Write key design history file documents : design input requirements, global component specifications and design verification documents.
Ensure device design development is delivered to a high quality
Manage testing and characterization for acceptance, compliance, performance etc., and suggest improvements
Perform root cause analysis and develop robust solutions to prevent re-occurrence
Ensure components are delivered and controlled to the required quality for clinical trials and commercial production
What you’ll bring to the role :
Degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent
Preferably 5 years of experience in medical device development
Proficient spoken communication and excellent technical writing skills in English
Experience in designing plastic and metal components; tolerance analysis and math-modeling; lab testing
Good knowledge in design for manufacturing and assembly
Design History File documentation
Desirable requirements :
Interest and ability in working on a broad area of inhalation, parenteral and ophthalmic technologies to support a large pipeline
Experience in systems engineering