Technical Manager

STR Group
London (Greater)
£50000.00 to £80000.00 Per year
11 Jul 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Manager Paddington Perm £50K to £80K
A cutting edge med-tech innovator is seeking to hire an exceptional technical manager. This is a hands on management positon for an awesome start-up company with great funding and an even better future . This product is saving children's lives across the world and it's your chance to be part of something ground-breaking.
Job Responsibilities
You will lead and take ownership for the research and development of all of my clients products from concept to market. You will need to be comfortable with designing and building products, experienced in managing teams, 3rd party development partners and the overall product development programme.

I am looking for a self-starter who has previously led the design and development of a class 2 or 3
hardware medical device from concept to market. You will possess strong leadership skills as you will be required to build and lead a technical team as the company expands.

Track record

Previous experience of leading the development of a class 2 or 3 medical device from concept to
market - ideally both in Europe (CE marking) and US (FDA).
Experience developing products in conformity with the Medical Device Directive and working
within a Quality Assurance driven environment ISO 13485 & ISO 14791
Accomplished (preferably chartered) mechanical or design Engineer with strong knowledge of
manufacturing tools and methods
Excellent organisational and leadership abilities, a high level of initiative and ability to get on with
things and make things happen is essential
Proven project manager - ability to handle multiple projects through to completion on time and on
budget, management qualifications e.g. PRINCE2 are preferable.
Proven ability to build and lead a multi-disciplinary development team
Previous experience of managing 3rd party/outsourced development partners and consultancies
Great attention to detail and strong communication skills
Excellent written and spoken English
Oversee each project's life cycle from conception to completion, with an emphasis on technical
soundness and resource efficiency within an ISO 13485 environment
Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to refine and evaluate requirements, strategy and
content needs for products
Be proficient in and design products using the latest CAD software, preferably Solidworks
Build prototypes of devices to test functionality, usability and acceptability of new devices or
Create and manage documentation required for regulatory purposes including Technical Files /
Design History Files (DHF), Verification and Validation data.
Develop and revise project plans and statements of work, which should include accurate time and
cost estimates
Assist in creating company policies and procedures relating to design and development
Get involved in long-term business and financial planning at the executive level

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.