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Design Assurance Engineer

Company: Vectura
Location: Cambridge
Reference: VR0346
Closing Date: 28 Sep 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Annual Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance and other benefits

Job Summary:

Join Vectura and help us transform people’s lives. We are seeking a talented engineer to join Vectura’s Design Assurance team based at our Cambridge office.


Vectura is an extraordinary business with a passion to develop and deliver technologies that improve the lives of people with airways diseases such as asthma. We have cutting edge skills and capabilities across the group and we are doing some innovative and amazing science within the inhalation space.

Reporting to the Director Device Development, as an Engineer you will play a critical role in ensuring our medical devices fulfil all requirements before entering the manufacturing phase. Your key responsibility will be to verify and validate the testing of medical devices within the CE marking process.

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the design inputs (specification)
  • Design trace matrix and test planning
  • Risk management activities
  • Design proving, design verification, and document history file

You will verify that devices fulfil regulatory standards and work closely with your colleagues in development and regulatory affairs to report test results.

To be considered for the role of Design Assurance Engineer, you will be Degree educated in a relevant engineering discipline. You will have proven experience in verification testing and validation, understanding of aerosol therapy of respiratory diseases, and knowledge of EU and US regulatory standards applicable to medical devices and/or combination products. You’ll demonstrate excellent communication skills and capability of leading Laboratory teams including working plans, resources and training.

Our workplace culture encourages a diverse and inclusive work force. We offer flexible working opportunities that promote a healthy work life balance.

We nurture our people through vocational development, mentoring programmes and career development. In return for your skills and expertise we offer a competitive base salary, bonus and generous benefits package including a pension plan, life assurance, private health, dental plan, share save/incentive schemes, cycle to work scheme and free parking

If you are keen to find out more then please click on apply.

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
One Prospect West Chippenham, Wiltshire,
SN14 6FH
Tel:  01249 667700
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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