R&D Test Engineer

Category:  Engineering

Hillerød, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you eager to find even simpler and better test solutions for the future in the Life-Science Industry? Are you motivated by making device projects succeed with tests and would you like to work with requirement verification and coordination of test activities for new devices? Apply today and join us at Novo Nordisk Devices & Delivery Solutions (DDS) for a life-changing career. 

The position 
As our new R&D Test Engineer, your main responsibilities are:
•    to design verification activities, test protocols, and reports. You will be coordinating the device development project test activities covering explorative testing, design verification and shelf-life tests between the project teams, testers, and external partners. 
•    to contribute with knowledge of the design verification processes, help to define and manage requirements, plan and report on verification activities and help to mitigate project risks, 
•    to participate in the ongoing efforts to further develop our methodology within test methods, test procedures and training 


You will be working in collaboration with project teams where you challenge status quo while focusing on solutions and opportunities. Further, you will engage in and contribute to a continuous high professional passion and engagement within the test engineering team.


We believe the ideal candidate for the position meets the following requirements:
•    You hold an academic degree within Engineering (e.g., mechanical, biomedical) or similar. 
•    You have experience working with data, planning, and reporting.
•    You have a strong LEAN mindset


It is an advantage if you:
•    have work experience within medical device development and/or with design control processes for medical devices.
•    have acquired knowledge of test standards, equipment and/or method validations and how to navigate in a GMP-regulated environment. 
•    have a proven track record of improving your daily processes.


As a person, you are proactive, have a ‘can do’ attitude and drive problem solving. In your work you are strong on your stakeholder relations and maintain a good overview while ensuring that important details are in place. You contribute to a positive work atmosphere even when the pressure is on, and you have a track record of successful collaboration towards realising shared objectives. You have an analytical mindset and can easily navigate in the intersection between data, people, and processes.


About the department 
DDS consists of more than 300 colleagues who works dedicated to design and develop innovative medical devices and digital therapeutic solutions for our patients. In Experiments & Design Verification, we are responsible for explorative testing, development of test methods and design verification testing of injection devices and new connected and innovative solutions for drug delivery. Our work is a key part of the device development process, we collaborate with stakeholders across the organisation, and work continuously to develop our methods and processes for testing. We strive for excellence in everything we do. If you join our team, you will get 36 passionate colleagues with different backgrounds, including test engineers, validation engineers, laboratory technicians and specialists. 


Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we don't wait for change. We drive it. We're a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. From research and development, through to manufacturing, marketing, and sales - we're all working to move the needle on patient care.


For further information, please contact Anna Lindeløv Vestergaard +45 3079 6287.  


24th of July 2022. But please apply now, we will reviewed the applications on an on-going basis.


You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few sentences about why you are applying for this position in your resume in the CV. 
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We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.