Working as part of the R&D team to design and develop a novel transcatheter heart valve device in line with user needs, including generating creative solutions to problems
Manage and drive project activities to ensure timely completion of project milestones.
Liaise where necessary with Physicians to understand and validate the specific user requirements
Identify and manage key risks throughout the product lifecycle
Contribute to innovation through filing of disclosures and patents.
Responsible for developing device specifications, in line with user needs and Design Inputs. Create detailed component and finished device assembly drawings/specifications
Identify and manage vendors to obtain components, processes, and equipment
Develop test methods and fixturing for product verification and validation; analyse test data and interpret to identify optimal solution
Ensure quality in the product’s design for durability, usability, reliability, functionality, marketability, and manufacturability
Develop and manage manufacturing activities for prototype and pilot production builds
Reports directly to the Chief Technology Officer
Availability to travel is required