Product Development Engineer

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Manufacturing
  3. United Kingdom
Cambridge, England
Posting date: 13 May 2024

Proclinical are partnered with an established startup in Cambridge who are developing novel technologies that are changing the way we monitor deadly diseases amongst large populations.

We are looking for a Product Development Engineer with experience in the medical devices/IVD sectors, particularly in mechanical engineering.

Here's a third-party version of the job description:
Exciting Opportunity: Test Engineering Role in Molecular Diagnostics
Are you passionate about driving innovation in the medical device sector? Do you have a keen eye for detail and a strong technical background in electronics or mechanical engineering? A leading player in the field of molecular diagnostics is seeking a Test Engineer to join their dynamic team in the UK.
As a Product Development Engineer, you will play a vital role in the verification and validation (V&V) process for two upcoming product lines. Your duties will involve testing a diverse range of devices, creating effective test methods and fixtures, and ensuring strict adherence to quality standards.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the V&V process for new product development, including testing various devices and designing appropriate test methods and fixtures.
  • Write protocols, document procedures, and prepare comprehensive reports in accordance with design control standards.
  • Background in the medical device sector to understand regulatory requirements and quality management systems (QMS) essential for successful product development. (ISO13485)
  • Knowledge in mechanical engineering with a focus on testing equipment and innovation in product development.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electronics or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Up to 5 years of proven experience in testing equipment and product development.
  • Strong understanding of regulatory requirements and quality management systems in the medical device sector.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Jaeme Pawl on +44 20 3319 3199 or

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