Senior Systems Engineer

Senior Systems Engineer

Are you a Systems Engineering professional with a passion for healthcare?

Do you want to make a difference?

As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will be key member of a team focused on the development of automated systems that improve the efficiency and quality of diagnostic testing.  You will be involved in activities ranging from product conception to product support.  You will work closely with assay development teams and customers to bring new and improve diagnostic tests to patients around the globe. 

This is a brand-new role and reports directly into Head of Systems & Software Development

  • Lead the system development of complex clinical diagnostic devices using state-of-the-art system engineering practices. This highly interactive role will work with cross-function teams and support various development activities including requirement creation, system conceptualization, risk assessment, system verification and validation
  • Lead the integration of software, electro-mechanical hardware and assays.
  • Build and maintain subject matter expert status by working “hands on” with the products regularly in the lab
  • Implement and utilize system engineering tools for requirements management and translate user and business needs into system/sub-system requirements.
  • Participate in system design/review meetings to ensure appropriate integration and connectivity within overall system.
  • Interface with key external development partners
  • Define and maintain design history files, the traceability from the requirements to the verification activities and related deliverables
  • Identify and execute on opportunities for process improvement in a fast paced and growing organization
  •  Support field investigations to ensure customer satisfaction

IDEAL CANDIDATE / REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor or more advanced degrees in Systems Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science, Biomedical Engineering or other relevant disciplines
  • Experience covering the medical device product development from concept to commercial launch, working with the requirements and traceability management tools
  • Experience managing the technical work of external development partners
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to apply engineering principles using logical or scientific thinking to define and solve problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to cope with complexity of inter-disciplinary development team coordination

Rewards & Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Contributory Pension, 6% company contribution
  • Annual Bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual plus bank holiday and service days
  • Life cover 3 x salary
  • Medicash Healthcare Plan, this includes routine dental treatment, opticians, prescription charges,
  • Sustainable Electric Car Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme, up to £2500
  • Travel wise, travel assistance scheme