16 days ago

Medical Device Development Project Leader

Altran AG

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An ideal candidate would have at least 8 years of experience in leading device development technical teams for parenteral delivery systems, e.g. drug/device combination products with main focus on devices for parenteral administration.  

Medical Device Development Project Leader

Your Role


  • Deliver project according to planned timelines, resource and budget; 
  • Plan and lead technical activities; 
  • Manage technical development activities in collaboration with internal stakeholders as well as in the projects teams;
  • Lead the collaboration with external development partners; 
  • Monitor work progress according to plan; 
  • Monitor, support and challenge technical development as well as test and verification work;
  • Monitor development and implementation of manufacturing processes; 
  • Coordinate and monitor technical documentation.  


Your Profile


  • Master degree in Science/Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience in leading packaging/device/combination product projects; 
  • Experience in Project Management Office 
  • Good understanding of medical device regulations (FDA 21CFR 820, EU Medical Device Directive); 
  • Experience in Product design and Design for manufacture; 
  • Experience of managing external suppliers; 
  • Good communication and conflict solving skills; 
  • Good technical knowledge of primary containers development; 
  • General understanding of Human Factors Engineering and Risk management ; 
  • Good understanding of clinic studies processes and requirements; 
  • Good understanding of pharmaceutical development in general; 
  • Experience in Ophthalmic application device development;
  • Excellent skills in English and German is Clearly a plus


Have we raised your interest? Are you taking initiatives? Do you like to work in a multidisciplinary team? We are looking forward to receiving your detailed application including motivational statement, copies of your degree as well as any work certificates through our online career portal. You can track your application status online at any time: tms.altran.com. Good luck!

Altran AG
Mr Maxime Kapps
Recruitment Manager
Hardturmstrasse 253
8005 Zurich
+41 61 225 43 06