Senior Medical Device Test Technician

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Senior Medical Device Test Technician

  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering Recruitment
  • Contact: Jen Richardson
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 04 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH44929_1659688107

The ONE Group are looking for an experienced Technician who has experience testing medical devices.

This is an opportunity to be a key member of the Testing team, working in world-class workshops and labs within this friendly, supportive team.

The Role:

  • Test method development and functional testing at all stages of the development process, from early concept through to verification - This typically includes physical and environmental stress conditioning, detailed inspections, physical dimensional measurements, force and torque testing
  • Support project teams in planning and delivering test work, including some supervision of colleagues or contractors
  • Produce high quality test data and, interpret and present findings to the project team and client
  • Prepare technical documentation, e.g. test methods, test protocols and reports with reference to all appropriate medical device regulations and standards
  • Support change through training and adoption of best practices.
  • Contribute to technical investigations, including non-conformances
  • Liaise with 3rd party suppliers

About you:

  • Ideally a technical degree, or plenty of experience in a similar role
  • Extensive experience writing detailed protocols and performing high quality test work
  • Experience of working in a medical or drug delivery device testing programme
  • Knowledge of test methodologies for functions of medical or drug delivery devices
  • Proficiency in the use of data analysis tools and statistical analysis (ideally Minitab)
  • Track record in developing complex or novel testing methodologies
  • Structured and methodical problem-solving approach
  • Detailed understanding of ISO standards and industry guidance for medical devices testing
  • Working knowledge of quality management systems, including cGxP and ALCOA principles of data management and integrity
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to technical and non-technical audiences, including clients
  • Versatility to work diligently and effectively as part of several projects
  • Methodical approach to tasks, with an eye for detail

What's in it for you?

  • 9% Contributory pension scheme
  • Private medical insurance
  • 24hr Employee Assistance Programme
  • Profit share scheme
  • 26 days holiday + bank holidays
  • 1 day's additional holiday after every 5 years, capped at 31 days
  • Holiday top-up scheme
  • 6 months unpaid sabbatical available after 5 years of service
  • Life insurance 4 x annual salary
  • Income protection
  • Cycle to work scheme - they even have a heated bike shed!
  • Social activities