testing project leader in Neuchatel

Lucie Nasshan, Basel Professionals Health Care & Life Sciences
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neuchatel, neuchâtel
Life Sciences
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lucie nasshan, basel professionals health care & life sciences
058 201 55 50

job description

For an international tobacco company in Neuchâtel, we are seeking a:

Testing Project Leader  

Location: Neuchâtel

Contract: open ending

Your main objective will be to lead projects related to testing equipment design, manufacturing as well as method development, and validation stages to assess and control the products.


  • Develop new technologies & solutions for testing quality parameters of novel RRPs and its component
  • Manage multiple projects from the stage of proof of concept up to designing and manufacturing high throughput testing equipment

  • Develop business justification, scope, resource & skills requirements for projects, technical specifications and qualification plan

  • Supervision of cross functional teams and of third party development suppliers for complex modular equipment

  • Develop, plan, execute and validate test methods and qualify equipment

  • Initiate and build up collaborations with external centers of expertise (universities, suppliers, laboratories, etc.)

Skills and Competencies:

  • PhD or Master University degree in Software, Science, Physics or a related field

  • Project management (waterfall and agile methodologies)

  • Knowledge in one or more of  the following areas

    • Metrology knowledge, developing new test methods for sophisticated consumer goods

    • CAD design

    • Automation / vision systems

    • Software programming (C++/C#)

    • Data analytics

  • Knowledge of relevant standards (ISO 17025 preferred)

  • Fluency in English, both oral and written

Please note that a UE27/AELE nationality or a valid Swiss Work Permit are required for this position due to legal compliance in Switzerland.