As the Technical Specialist you will be involved in the review and evaluation of your client’s medical device technical documentation and your opinion will influence which products go to market. You’ll be working with a variety of medical device manufacturers globally, managing a portfolio of product types, with a commitment to delivering a diligent and timely service.
The fast paced nature of this rewarding role will eventually require you to work autonomously with manufacturers as they execute their ‘go to market’ plans.
The role requires the Technical Specialist to be efficient and effective in; comprehending technical information, targeted questioning, forming opinions and offering recommendations. The role requires the Technical Specialist to provide a critical, but common sense, evaluation of the information provided by the manufacturer to demonstrate conformity with applicable regulations or standards.
To be successful in this role you will need to apply the significant knowledge and extensive ‘hands on’ experience that you have gained in research, design and development of medical devices, including the application of the principles of design control, risk management and performance or clinical evaluation. The right candidate will have demonstrated strong inter-personal and communication skills, as well as a track record in project or programme management.
You'll have design and development experience with soft tissue implants and associated instrumentation/delivery systems in one or more of the following categories: breast implants, dural implants, hernia meshes and plugs, prolapse meshes, tissue re-inforcement mesh devices, adhesion barriers, muscular implants, dermal fillers, sutures, surgical sealants, fixation anchors, staple line reinforcements, and scaffolds for tissue regeneration or repair.
To review and confirm the requirements for this role before applying please refer to the Notified Body Operations Group (NBOG) person qualification found here - NBOG F 2014-2
Do you believe the world deserves excellence?
BSI (British Standards Institution) has over 81,000 clients in 180 countries, and is an organization whose standards inspire excellence across the globe. BSI Medical Devices Notified Body provides rigorous CE and ISO 13485 certification to manufacturers globally. The team apply their knowledge to 3rd party conformity assessment of all types of medical device; active devices, active implantable devices, in vitro diagnostic devices, orthopaedic and dental devices, vascular devices, wound care devices and many others. The team has doubled in size over the past eight years, demonstrating the company’s desire to succeed and deliver world beating results. There is exciting opportunities for further growth of the Medical Devices team.
We currently have an exciting opportunity in our Medical Devices department, working as a Technical Specialist within the General Devices Team specilaising in Soft Tissue Implants.
This is a home based role which could be carried out remotely in the USA.
What we offer:
BSI offers a competitive salary, group-sponsored health and dental, short-term and long-term disability, a company-matched 401k plan, company paid life insurance, 11 paid holidays and 4 weeks paid time off.
BSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to diversity.