R&D Engineer

¿Are you looking for a new job role? ¿Do you have experience in product design and would like to work in a medical device environment? If you are Technical Engineer, you have work experience in plastic design materials and are used to work under compliance and standard regulations, this is your new job career. In Valesta we have for job!

Position summary:

The candidate will be responsible for new product design and development, as well as the improvement of the current medical device portfolio, to ensure the products meet our customer requirements while in compliance with international, local and internal regulatory requirements. He will oversee the execution of each project, from the initial concept though design development, verification, validation and industrialization.

  • Apply technical knowledge to develop ideas and evaluate proposals for new products or current product modifications
  • Design and development of new products according to internal procedures
  • Develop and execute the testing required for design verification
  • Create, track and meet project schedules, plans and budgets
  • Coordinate with team members, as well as internal and external suppliers, through the different milestones and project reviews
  • Develop the documentation during the different project phases and collect it to create the Device History File (DHF)
  • Define the manufacturing and assembly processes for the new products and do the necessary follow-up of their implementation and validation
  • Transfer the new designs and processes to production making the necessary training program and following-up the first batches manufactured
  • Develop technical studies to improve current products


  • Strong technical background and hands-on experience with product design and development. Analytical and persistent to find solutions
  • Self-motivated, methodical and well organized, capable of working in different projects and tasks at the same time and with good capacity to prioritize
  • Good interpersonal/communication skills, able to work both as a member of a team and independently to accomplish his responsibilities
  • Willing to learn attitude
  • Minimum education level: Technical engineer
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in product design and development, preferably of plastic components, ideally in medical device or similar highly-regulated field
  • Proven ability to work in a cross-functional environment with all levels of leadership
  • Proficient with 3D CAD software, preferably PTC Creo 3D
  • Microsoft Office Skills and basic knowledge of SAP
  • Fluent in English, speaking and writing.




What we offer:

  • Permanent contract
  • Be part of a multinational Company belonging to medical devices sector
  • Flex time schedule
  • Social benefits
  • Professional career


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