system engineer/scientist for liquid handling system development (ew) in Rotkreuz

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rotkreuz, zug
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058 201 56 40

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System Engineer/Scientist for Liquid Handling System Development (EW)


Do you have experience in System engineering? Are you a scientist? Do you have experience in liquid handling system development?

 Do you want to be a part of a world-leading medical device and pharma company?  Then you should read the following lines!


Our client, based in Zug is looking for a System Engineer / Scientist. If  you are the right fit don’t hesitate to apply


The perfect candidate :


The perfect candidate is an experienced technical expert (engineer or scientist, m/f/d) in e.g. biomedical/system engineering, physics, biotechnology, or related fields who works in a structured manner and who is familiar with technical aspects of analytical systems. The candidate should have previous experience with IVD. A successful candidate can operate and contribute to defined regulatory processes. With a systems thinking mindset, the complexity and scope of the overall product can be understood, but the person possesses the capability and interest to understand and discuss the technical details.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  •  Development of liquid/fluid management systems and liquid/fluid transport workflows (hardware and software) for our blood gas analysis systems
  •  Hands-on integration and debugging of complex electro-mechanical and fluidic systems
  • Debugging and hands-on troubleshooting of test setups and prototypes
  •  Definition and testing of requirements and specifications based on the V-model
  •  Contribution to the definition of test procedures and characterization of fluidic transport workflows
  •  Support system reliability and system availability testing
  •  Contribution and writing of development documents
  •  Close collaboration with hardware and software development

Must Haves:

  •  University degree or comparable engineering or life science education
  •  At least 5 years of experience in the development of complex systems comprising requirements, verification, and on-market support 
  •  Experience in the development of liquid handling systems e.g. lab analyzers, lab automation 
  • Fundamental knowledge of relevant methodologies, technologies, languages, standards, and processes used in electro-mechanical fluidic system development 
  •  Experience with and understanding of other technology domains, methods, etc. outside of own area of expertise 
  •  Hands-on experience in applying technical (engineering) skills
  •  Fluent in English is necessary, and German is a plus

Nice to Haves:

  •  Experience with C#, C, or python
  •  Experience working in highly regulated environments, ideally in the field of medical diagnostics
  •  Knowledge of analytic models and statistical testing, including Design-of-Experiments
  •  Clear and structured working style with good communication skills
  •  Can work proactive and independently, and collaborate with interdisciplinary teams
  •  A systems thinker, able to understand the “big-picture” as well as the details (i.a. separation of requirements, breaking down structures)
  •  Team player