R&D Sustaining Engineer Job at Lunaphore Technologies in Lausanne, VD

Job Description

Position type Permanent Fixed-term

Internship Hourly

Percentage Full time 100% Part-time: %

Starting date February 2020

Location Lunaphore Technologies SA, EPFL Innovation Park, building A,

CH-1015 Lausanne (VD)

Lunaphore Technologies is a young start-up active in the medtech field developing a

product based on a microfluidic technology to analyze tissue samples for cancer

research and diagnostics. Lunaphore is seeking a highly motivated candidate to join our

team and contribute directly to the development and growth of the company.


As an ‘R&D Sustaining Engineer’ you will be responsible for the life cycle management

of our current products and for the development of next generation devices.


Analyze, design, implement and test design changes on existing products.

Create and update design control documentation according to ISO 13485 in

collaboration with the Quality Department.

Manage the relationship with the manufacturing partners on a technical level and

ensure the design changes are correctly implemented.

Conduct technical investigation in order to increase the company know-how and

to suggest product improvements.

Participate to the design of next generation devices in collaboration with a

multidisciplinary team.

Required qualifications

Degree in mechanical engineering (HES/EPF) or in a related discipline.

At least 2 years of experience in a regulated environment.

Good understanding of ISO 13485 and quality-oriented mindset.

Experience in computer assisted mechanical design.

Fluency in oral and written English a must, French and German are a plus.

Experience in mechanical design of complex systems involving fluidics and

pneumatics a plus.

Experience in industrialization and/or manufacturing process of medical devices

is a plus.

Required soft skills

You have the ability to collaborate with others by working in a team, share

information with peers and managers.

You have the ability to adapt in a constantly changing environment.

You demonstrate critical thinking and analytical skills.

You demonstrate good organizational skills and attention to detail.

We offer

A young and strongly growing high-tech startup.

An international working environment with high level of diversity and strong


A highly interactive team with strong personal and technical qualities.

A multidisciplinary project on a cutting-edge technology.

Contact information

If you are interested, please send your application (CV + cover letter and any additional

supporting document) electronically to: [email protected]

About Company

Company: Lunaphore Technologies

Company Location:  Lausanne, VD

About Lunaphore Technologies