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At H&T Presspart we co-develop, produce and supply drug delivery technologies to prolong patient lives by focusing on unmet needs of patients, users and customers. As part of the family owned Heitkamp & Thumann Group who employ ca. 2000 people in 9 countries, H&T Presspart focus’s on long-term performance and we believe in talented and ambitious people who are passionate about serving the pharmaceutical industry. .

Device Development Lead

Location: H&T Presspart Tarragona, Spain

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As Device Development Lead, you will lead the technical development of drug delivery and packaging systems in strong collaboration with our Biotech and Pharma customers. You will combine a strong background in engineering with patient centricity to develop novel drug delivery systems and outstanding packaging solutions by applying cutting-edge technologies and processes, in a highly regulated environment.

Join our team in the New Product Development Center (NPDC), where we will create value through advancing products and technologies with you.

Your Key Responsibilities

In your new role you lead the technical end to end development of products, platforms and accelerators for drug delivery systems by:

  • Understanding the user needs and value drivers
  • Defining design input requirements and applicable standards
  • Mapping device functions and attributes
  • Developing and evaluating design concepts
  • Creating valuable IPs and ensuring FTO
  • Designing polymer, metal, glass and rubber components
  • Coordinating prototypes
  • Characterising design performances and enabling robust design spaces
  • Creating reliable specifications and other design outputs
  • Performing user and design risk assessments
  • Overseeing design verification and design validation
  • Authoring design control documents

Your Key capabilities

  • Master’s degree or diploma degree with major focus in an engineering related discipline with min. 3 years of industry experience in the technical device development for the pharmaceutical industry
  • Broad expertise in regulatory requirements and standards for respiratory, parenteral and ocular drug delivery systems is preferred (mainly 21 CFR parts 4 & 820, ISO 62304, ISO 14971, ISO 13485 & IEC 62366)
  • Creative and passionate mechanical product designer and design owner
  • Deep CAD experience in NX or Creo is preferred
  • Strong project management, coordination and communication skills
  • Technical writing and documentation competencies
  • Excellent writing and verbal communication skills in English

We are offering

  • A unique opportunity to become a product owner for drug delivery systems and to create meaningful impact to patients and caregivers
  • To become part of a global, diverse and collaborative multinational development team with locations in Barcelona, Biel and Manchester
  • High degree of self-responsibility and independent working
  • Attractive working conditions and performance-related remuneration

Are you interested?

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