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Human Factors Engineering Consultant

SIRE Life Sciences

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Human Factors Engineering Consultant

SIRE Life Sciences® is the market leader in life science recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continues innovation. We like technology, in a life science market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyze the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©, making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!


Our client is a professional Medical Devices organization, based in Waadt Switzerland.

They are a company in the Drug Delivery and E-Health Devices, who are part of a larger pharmaceutical company.


As Human Factors Engineering Junior Consultant, it's your task to me sure everything related to the Human Factors analysis for the Medical Devices of this client will be taken care of, together with the Senior Consultant and the Director of HFE. You will do this both as Consultant of Human Factors / Ergonomics in the Validation Department, Human Factors / Ergonomics R&D Consultant, and where needed as Human Factors / Ergonomics Subject Matter Expert. This all based on FDA 21 CFR 820.30 and ISO / EN 62366. The project will start February 1st and will run until August 1st, with a possible 3 months extension.


Ensure human factors considerations are embedded into the design of companies' products (devices and software):
- Apply human factors regulations and standards
- Train and support GBF MD project teams regarding human factors
- Perform early review of user interfaces, instructions for use and training material
- Contribute to the design risk management process
- Lead the development of human factors risk management reports and user interface design specifications
- Organize and lead human factors exploratory testing

Coordinate human factors validation:
- Work with human factor testing laboratories
- Contribute to internal human factors summary report
- Write the internal human factors summary report
- Contribute to team effort in determining the applicable mitigation actions post human factors testing
- Contribute to human factors post-market surveillance strategy and execution


- 1-3 years of Medical Devices industry experience
- 1-3 years of Usability Engineering and Testing experience

- 1-4 years of Ergonomics / Human Factors Engineering experience
- 1-4 years of Industrial Design Engineering experience

- Fluent in English

Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Daniel Woudenberg.