Technical R&D Manager


For one of our Medical device client, we are looking for a Technical R&D Manager
to support their production. If you are an engineer with already experience in medical devices, this job is for you.

Location: Neuchâtel Canton
Contract: Permanent

Your tasks:

As a Technical R&D Manager, your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Leading product and production equipment transformation for improved efficiency and quality.
  • Handling technical aspects of strategic product portfolio, analysis, and extensions.
  • Designing and introducing production tools, along with CAD design tasks.
  • Establish, negotiate, and reach consensus on internal quality protocols, norms, and criteria aligned with ISO 13485, MDSAP, EU MDR 2017/745, and other relevant medical device standards
  • Validating production processes and ensuring all products conform to legal standards and requirements.
  • Handling contracts with external suppliers and partners.

Your Profile:

  • Deep understanding of optical engineering principles.
  • Proficiency in electrical engineering
  • Experience in product development and manufacturing processes.
  • Excellent kledge of regulatory requirements and standards in the medical device industry.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in medical product registration and competence in the field of transition from MDD to MDR.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Fluent in English, French is a plus