Senior Hardware Engineer

Senior Hardware Engineer.

Senior Hardware Engineer



CHF110000 - CHF130000 per year




Hardware Development

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In the realm of medical technology, a dedicated team is tirelessly working to empower millions to take charge of their health. With over 35 years of expertise, this leading innovator in self-injection and infusion solutions has been instrumental in aiding individuals with chronic conditions such as diabetes, infertility, and autoimmune diseases to lead more fulfilling, independent lives.

Beyond the technological realm, this entity is propelled by an unwavering commitment to patient-centricity. Designing with empathy as a guiding principle, the focus lies on ensuring ease of use, comfort, and discretion. User-friendly devices are crafted to assist patients in confidently managing their medication, thereby enhancing their confidence and contributing to improved health outcomes.

The current juncture marks a pivotal moment for this organization. Groundbreaking advancements, exemplified by innovations like the smart insulin pump system, are revolutionizing disease management. Operations are being actively scaled to meet the burgeoning demand, presenting extraordinary opportunities for passionate individuals to play a significant role in positively impacting the lives of millions.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Proactively lead the generation, analysis, and development of inventive electronics solutions and system architectures for advanced insulin infusion pumps, aligning with design development and control processes.

- Take ownership of delivering design solutions ensuring functional safety, involving cross-functional collaboration in areas beyond the candidate's expertise (e.g., mechanical, software, firmware).

- Contribute to requirements definition, produce design documentation, and develop verification test plans.

- Drive the introduction of new components and manage obsolescence in collaboration with third-party suppliers.

- Provide third-level product care for hardware improvements in the existing product range, incorporating continuous refinement and innovative technology solutions.

- Contribute to ongoing enhancements of design and development processes within the department.

- Participate in peer reviews of various hardware development artifacts.

- Consider experience with tools such as Altium Designer, DOORS Next, and Minitab as advantageous.

- Ensure work is compliant with ISO 13485 and FDA Medical Device Design Control processes.

- Support the verification team with hardware-related verifications, including CB certifications for IEC 60601-1.

- Engage in continuous learning programs, sharing extensive knowledge within the department.

Your Profile:

- Hold a degree in Electronic Engineering or a related field, with a minimum of 5 years of practical experience.

- Demonstrate a proven track record in developing embedded hardware solutions, preferably within the medical sector.

- Possess in-depth knowledge of electronics assembly processes and test methodologies.

- Exhibit the ability to work effectively within tight deadlines, managing time efficiently.

- Embrace a team-oriented, responsive, and customer-focused approach.

- Proficient in both German and English (B2 or higher proficiency preferred).

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Louis Cheesewright

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