R&D Verification & Validation Engineer

  • Cytiva
  • 1262 Eysins, VD, Switzerland
  • 24/09/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

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.

We are looking for a R&D Verification & Validation Engineer to work with our expert Cell and Gene Therapy Disposable R&D team of more than 30 employees across the world. Do you have a passion for developing innovative products in the Life Sciences World? Then we would love to hear from you.

What you’ll do
Support activities to analyze URS, SRS to define tests requirements, test methodology and test plan for design verification and validation activities.
Analyze the requirements to develop test methodologies and contribute to the implementation of test equipment.
Execute mechanical tests according to protocols and be responsible for the statistical data analysis.
Be an active contributor in the disposable product development by providing design recommendations based on verification and validation test results.
Support activities to perform and document technical root cause investigations in close R&D collaboration with hardware, software, application and disposable kit system matter experts.
Participate in the development of good practice guidelines for performing disposables kit verification and validation activities and support the organization of the standardization and harmonization within the R&D disposables team.
Work in close collaboration with the R&D, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality and Product Management Teams.
Ensure compliance with ISO13485 standard and other QMS requirements.

Who you are
Master’s degree or equivalent in related scientific or engineering fields (mechanics, plastics, material sciences, biomedical engineering or micro-mechanics).
Minimum 1 to 3 year-experience in participating to product development in regulated industry (medical device, class II and/or class III).
Experience in supporting the definition of verification and validation plan, the execution of test protocols, the statistical data analysis and the test reports.
Strong organizational and communication skills in multisite, multidisciplinary, multicultural matrix organization. Fluent in written and spoken English (minimum C1).
Self-starter, hands-on, creative problem solver and solution developer when presented with conflicting requirements, business demands and technical risks/issues.

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 68,000 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.
Danaher is committed to a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone feels they belong and all voices are heard. We believe in our associates and the unique perspectives they bring to every challenge, which is why we’ll empower you to push the boundaries of what’s possible.
If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
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.