About The Role
Here at CDP you will be involved in developing new products that make a difference. This role will have a particular focus on developing medical devices, offering you the perfect opportunity to lead projects and use your technical knowledge to offer innovative solutions to our clients. Working within our multidisciplinary teams you will be responsible for developing mechanical engineering designs and leading technically complex projects for our healthcare clients. In return your ingenuity will be rewarded with the satisfaction of seeing your ground-breaking new creations launched in the market.
About You
  • 1st or high 2:1 degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Strong creative and technical abilities in many of the following areas: concept generation; engineering and statistical analysis and detail design; design of experiments; design for high and low volume manufacturing; development methods for high reliability such as QbD
  • Practical experience of healthcare industry-specific regulatory processes: working to Quality Management Systems such as ISO 13485 and 21CFR820; risk management to ISO14971; design control; compilation of Design History File; verification and validation; clinical trial support
  • Excellent presentation, communication skills and attention to detail 
  • Track record of leading device development projects, taking responsibility for quality, time, and profit
  • Commercial awareness gained in one of the following environments: devices development / engineering department of a medical or pharmaceutical company; technical / design consultancy; technology start-up
  • Ambitions to learn and develop further technical, project leadership, and business development skills
 
About Us
We are an employee owned company with our staff at the centre of our strategy. Employee ownership allows us to maintain full control over the direction of our business and our creative culture. Our offices are based in a beautiful rural location close to Cambridge where we offer an exciting and challenging working environment.

We hire people with a genuine enthusiasm and curiosity for engineering and science so if you’re the type of person who fills their spare time designing and making things, then we’d love to know.

In return for your hard work and insightful ideas, you receive a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, 12% non-contributory pension, private healthcare and 25 days holiday.