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Human factors consultant

ProClinical AG

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Human factors consultant

ProClinical is currently working with one of the TOP 5 life science organisation who is currently seeking a Human Factors Consultant to be based in Basel on a contract basis. This position is a key part of a global project within a leading medical devices company in Switzerland. The role is perfect for an experienced HF Engineer with significant life science/medical device experience, looking to have a positive impact on a project covering the full product life cycle.



Job Responsibilities:



  • Lead human factors activity throughout development of the medical device
  • Planning and managing user studies, within current regulations and guidelines
  • Product life cycle support; identifying user needs, task analysis, instructions for use and risk analysis
  • Proposing design optimisation
  • Leading instructions for use on design and development
  • Management of external stakeholders and vendors
  • Cross functional collaboration; regulatory affairs, risk management and clinical development
  • HF documentation support in collaboration with regulatory requirements

Skills and Requirements:



  • Degree (preferably Master's level) education in Engineering or Ergonomics, Human Factors or related disciplines
  • Excellent language skills; English is a must, German and French strongly preferred
  • Significant medical device industry experience, applying Human Factors to development
  • Knowledge and experience of medical device development from concept to submission
  • Track record in program and project management
  • Risk management experience, especially within medical technology development

To Apply:

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please call Ivan Gitardi on +44 203 0789 551 or upload your CV on our website - www.proclinical.com.

A full job description is available on request.

ProClinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.