Senior Process Development Engineer

  • Vakgebied Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10021323
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Medical & Health

Over deze vacature

Join us now as a Senior Process Development Engineer to work together with our multidisciplinary teams developing point-of-care medical diagnostics solutions. As Process and equipment development team we are developing and optimizing the production process for disposable cartridges for us in our handheld blood analysis device that enables near patient blood testing in the acute care setting. The production process has been developed within the Research and development department in Eindhoven and recently one of our production lines has been transferred to our production site in the US while a second production line has been retained in Eindhoven for research and development activities


Your responsibilities:

  • Development of in depth knowledge on the entire production process for disposable cartridges and related intermediate products
  • Work as Process development lead in multidisciplinary teams on new product introductions on our current platform
  • Safeguard manufacturability and scalability of new process steps
  • Initiate and coordinate continuous improvement program to optimize efficiency and minimize variation through the complete production process of existing products
  • Ensure effective communication across functions on a global basis
  • Active support of transfer of new products/processes from R&D to manufacturing
  • Follow new developments in manufacturing technologies (e.g. low volume liquid dispensing)
  • Play an active role in development of new product lines


Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together

Our client is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.  


  • Competitive salary
  • Great secondary work conditions
  • Vacation days (if you promise to come back)
  • Innovative company in the high-tech environment
  • Ability to train and develop yourself
  • Room for own initiatives
  • Working in multidisciplinary teams
  • A diverse position within a multinational company


We are looking for:

  • MSc or PhD degree in Chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, Physics or equivalent
  • Experience in Process development, preferably in In-Vitro Diagnostics or Medical Device industry. Familiar with GMP practices
  • Knowledgeable on DIDOV and DMAIC methodologies on green-belt or black belt level
  • Self-motivated and disciplined to get the job done. Ability to communicate clearly and concisely in written and spoken form
  • Team-player with excellent communication and technical skills in multi-disciplinary environments
  • Pro-active attitude with a can-do mentality