R&D MECHATRONICS ENGINEER

  • Cytiva
  • Eysins, VD, Switzerland
  • 14/06/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Be part of something altogether life-changing

Working at Cytiva in the Life Sciences industry means being at the forefront of providing new solutions to transform human health. Our incredible customers undertake life-saving activities ranging from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, new medicines, and cell and gene therapies.

At Cytiva you will be able to continuously improve yourself and us – working on challenges that truly matter with people that care for each other, our customers, and their patients. With associates across 40 countries, Cytiva is a place where every day is a learning opportunity – so you can grow your career and expand your skills in the long term.

Cytiva is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

What you’ll do
Generate ideation around product improvement of existing equipment and perform technical feasibility studies as part of an R&D multidisciplinary group.
Assess project specifications or change controls for improving the robustness, usability or the manufacturing of existing devices.
Write project technical specifications, execute development and perform verification and validation activities with focus on quality, compliance and execution rigor.
Review verification and validation documents with functional teams, ensuring the documentation meets compliance requirements and quality standards
Perform and document technical root cause investigation in close R&D collaboration with hardware, software, application and disposable kit system matter experts.
Work in close collaboration with other R&D team members, suppliers, Production, Supply Chain, Quality and product management.
Mitigate project technical risks, resolve issues, deliver on-time and communicate effectively
Ensure compliance with ISO13485 or ISO9001 standards and other QMS requirements

Who you are
University degree or equivalent in engineering degree (mechanical, electrical, mechatronics) required, good knowledge of quality and regulatory fields appreciated
5+ years of a successful experience in new product development, product care, project management and manufacturing equipment, ideally for the medical or life science industry involving cross-functional teams.
Well-founded understanding of equipment system engineering disciplines, with preferably notion of human cell biology
Demonstrated skills in improving, developing or manufacturing equipment platforms involving mechanics and electronics, experience in chipset firmware programing a plus
Technical knowledge of qualitative and quantitative data analysis, and statistical tools
Knowledge and practical experience of relevant regulations (ISO 9001, ISO13485, cGMP)
Strong critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills
Self-starter able to work both independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Customer-oriented mindset, good organizational skills, creative, and comfortable with change

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out