Team Lead for Mechanical Engineering - Medical Devices

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Are you passionate about developing products that improve people’s lives? Do you want to join a world leading company specialized in treatment of chronic diseases such as Diabetes and Parkinson’s Disease? Are you a natural leader and want to combine your leadership skills with own mechanical engineering tasks? Then you might be the right candidate to join ConvaTec’s R&D organization as Team Lead for 6 Mechanical Engineers. 

We are looking for a highly motivated and talented Team Lead for Mechanical Engineering to join our R&D organization. In this newly created role, due to continuous expansion of the department, you will have a varied job content with appr. 50% of hours spend on the newly established leadership responsibility and appr. 50% of hours spend on own mechanical engineering projects.

Your Team Lead responsibilities include – but are not limited to – formal line management inkl. motivation and further development of mechanical engineers, resource planning – and proactive and forward-looking assessment of future needs.

In your own mechanical engineering role, you will develop mechanical designs for new products and product upgrades in close collaboration with a cross-functional project team and key stakeholders. You are interested in all phases of the development and understand the importance of good documentation practices. You will participate in the specification of devices and make well-founded decisions about design solutions, parts and materials to ensure safety and effectiveness of the mechanical design. Major parts of this role are analysis, simulation, detailed design descriptions, implementation, documentation, planning and coordination.

You will report to the R&D Director and have 6 Mechanical Engineers in direct report. We offer you a central role in an exciting company in constant growth. You will work in a dynamic team with international exposure and a multi-cultural organization.

Mechanical Engineering, medical devices and leadership skills

  • Master or bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering with min. 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Hands-on experience with Design Control in accordance with EU ISO 13485 & US 21CFR820 Quality Systems for Medical Devices
  • Experience within tolerance analysis, CAD modelling, SolidWorks, DFA/DFM, 2D, GPS and FEA
  • Experience in high volume medical device manufacturing processes like injection molding, extrusion, assembly, packaging or sterilization
  • Knowledge within polymer materials is an advantage

Besides having a solid mechanical foundation, you are a team player with a holistic mindset. You utilize your good collaborations skills to build strong collaboration with other functions like production, sourcing, and QA – both for your own and your teams’ behalf. You are proactive and have excellent skills within resource planning. As a leader you can succeed in motivating and developing your staff. Formal Team Lead experience is an advantage, but this job opportunity might just as well be your first experience with formal leadership after years with more informal leadership experience as a senior mechanical engineer. You are pragmatic and operate with a sense of urgency to meet deadlines. You enjoy a busy working day and can progress several tasks in parallel. You have proven analytical and problem-solving skills that will help you to develop competitive and user centric designs. You understand the importance of good documentation practices and see the value in creating solid documentation of the design. You have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.

ConvaTec offers

At ConvaTec you will experience the satisfaction of working for a higher purpose helping people all over the world to have a better life. You will have the advantages of being a part of a small organization with a flat organizational structure, where you will have great influence.

Convatec offers a competitive salary package, a good canteen arrangement and monthly opportunities for various activities arranged by the local staff association. 


Please open the “Søg stilling” link and thereby upload your application and CV – in Danish or English. 

For any inquiries, please contact Senior Recruitment Consultant Mads Jakobsen at Hartmanns by e-mail: or phone: +45 41 21 13 26. As Hartmanns A/S is responsible for the full recruitment process, all inquiries should be directed to this contact.

Hartmanns interview candidates on an ongoing basis.

Yderligere information

  • ConvaTec, Infusion Care Division (Unomedical a/s) is a global Medical Device company specialized in the treatment of chronic diseases, such as Diabetes Mellitus and Parkinson’s Disease. We develop and market sterile disposable products for subcutaneous infusion of various medications. Our manufacturing facilities in Denmark and Mexico produce more than 100 million infusion sets per year, making us the world leader within this field.

    Our R&D function with 25 people is situated in Osted, Denmark, making sure that new products meet highest industry standards, satisfy patient needs and comply with applicable regulatory requirements. Further information about the company can be found at our website

  • Type:
  • Region:
    Hovedstaden (inkl. Nordsjælland)
    Øvrige Sjælland
  • Jobnummer
  • Ansøgningsfrist 08-09-2019
  • Kontakt: Mads Jakobsen
    eller ring +45 4121 1326

Dette Stillingsopslag er desværre udløbet