Endovascular R&D Project Manager

Responsibilities

You will be a key manager of the NovaPulse program that aims at bringing a miniature LVAD system to the market and expanding mechanical circulatory support to underserved patient populations. Reporting to the R&D Program Manager, you will lead the development of the implantable cannulation system (including catheters and implantation tools) of a disruptive mini-invasive pump. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Planning of resources and schedule for the design and testing
  • Hiring, mentoring, and managing R&D engineers and interns
  • Designing successful endovascular devices through multiple iteration loops
  • Building prototypes after selecting proper suppliers and materials
  • Coordinating the preclinical work
  • Implementing relevant verification and validation testing
  • Building systems meeting clinicians expectations with a particular focus on usability and human factors

Qualifications

3-5 years of experience in a leadership role designing and developing medical device products. Experience with implantable and/or vascular products (grafts, catheters, stent, etc.), delivery kits and/or percutaneous devices (TAVI, TMVR, etc.) is a requirement.

  • Hands-on experience managing the product development process from prototype to preclinical and/or application
  • Direct experience with CAD, material selection, manufacturing processes and design for manufacturing
  • Experience working within a design control system and general knowledge of ISO 13485 quality system
  • Written and oral fluency in English
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent

The successful candidate will be highly motivated, hard-working, autonomous, team oriented, and driven by a positive attitude. Detail-oriented and obsessed with usability he will demonstrate strong leadership capabilities. Flexibility to work in a lean start-up environment is required for success in this position.

Compensation and Logistics

  • Starting date: ASAP
  • Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications
  • Contract: permanent contract (“CDI”), full-time
  • Location : Paris

Please send your CV and letter of introduction to: careers@corwave.com, “Endovasc-RD-Manager”