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Principal Biomedical Engineer - Neurostimulation Devices

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£65,000 to £85,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
A superb opportunity for a Principal Biomedical Engineer / Research Scientist with a background in Electronics Design to play a role developing new implantable medical device technologies. This is a brand new vacancy for a Masters or PhD qualified Electronics Engineer / Physicist / Medical Scientist at a highly regarded, Cambridge based, product development company. As the Principal Biomedical Engineer you will be involved in serious hands-on research that is breaking technology boundaries in medical science, including neuromodulation / neurostimulation devices, which monitor and record neural activity then deliver therapies to the nervous system. As a key member of an international, multi-disciplinary product development team, the Principal Biomedical Engineer will: - Apply hands-on physical science and engineering knowledge combined with life science insights, to develop viable technologies for implantable electronics components such as custom neurostimulation lead geometries. - Design experimental apparatus and conduct proof-of-principle experiments - Develop and build prototypes involving elements of electronics, optics, mechanics, materials sciences - Identify and research other 'blue-sky' technologies for possible commercial exploitation - Present results and findings to colleagues, management and clients. To be considered for this role you require the following: - A Masters (MPhys/MSci/MEng) 2.1 or above and /or a Doctorate PhD, EngD, DPhil in Physics, Electronics Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or Medical Physics - Broad knowledge of Physics and Maths from first principles - Intuitive understanding of how physics affect real world processes and products - Specific experience in development of Class III medical devices, such as Implantable Pulse Generators (IPG's) - Familiarity with FDA or EUMDR regulatory standards - A "hands on" highly practical approach to experimental physics and instrumentation
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  • Job Reference: 705692645-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Vector Recruitment
    Vector Recruitment
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £65,000 to £85,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent