Ref: 12535b – Research and Development Compliance Engineer, Medical Devices

Design Engineering, Research & Development, Technical
Posted 2 months ago

Location: Leeds, Salary Range: £28,000 to £38,000


Market leading, Yorkshire based manufacturer of Medical Devices has a need for a Research and Development Compliance Engineer who will support both legacy products and new product development projects to meet required industry standards and necessary product vigilance.

The Role:

  • Research literature regarding the regulatory processes surrounding the research and development of electro-mechanical Medical Devices from a compliance perspective.
  • Become the “Company Specialist” on all things regarding compliant technical development of devices… BS EN 62366 (Usability Engineering), BS EN 60601 (Medical Electrical Equipment), ISO 14971 (Risk Management).
  • Author new requirements and maintain compliance to technical, mechanical and related standards.
  • Support the Compliance team in ensuring timely recertification of design dossiers. Contributing technical content to Design History Files.

The Person:

  • A well-educated and certified scientist with a M.Sc. or Ph.D. (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline such as Biomedical Science, Bioengineering Science or similar.
  • Will have written research papers or submissions for DHF/ Design Dossier.
  • Enjoys detailed research and the authoring of technical material.
  • A solid understanding of medical devices standards and the regulatory processes surrounding their development.
  • Self-motivated to pursue Continuous Professional Development and education in the field of medical device certification.

The Opportunity:

Having recently secured significant investment, our client is well positioned to take advantage of the growth seen within the medical device industry, which will positively influence the successful candidate’s career opportunities.


If you have the required background and experience and believe that you can make a true contribution to the organisation, then please send us your CV and we will be in contact for an exploratory conversation.

Airton Solutions is a recognised brand within the manufacturing and engineering sector. Based in Leeds we operate within the UK and internationally providing both clients and candidates with unrivalled levels of knowledge and customer service. Both Airton Solutions and its clients promote a policy of equal opportunities. Our policy is to treat job applicants and employees in the same way regardless of age, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, religion, colour, or disability.

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