Bioengineer (M/F)
Job description

Join one of the most promising company in the Swiss Medtech environment


Abionic is committed to revolutionize the world of in vitro diagnostics with rapid universal point-of-care solutions, based on disruptive technology. Abionic offers the world of healthcare a novel point-of-care diagnostic tool and thereby fills patient’s unmet needs.


Abionic is a fast-growing company with ambitious objectives, a spin-off from EPFL and a proud member of Health Valley, located in the Lausanne area, Switzerland.


We are looking for a Bioengineer to complete our team.


Your Tasks

To join our Assay Development Team we are looking for an bioengineer who is motivated to bring his/her expertise and experience to our company. Your tasks will be to take a leading role in the development of assay technologies for our abioSCOPE point-of-care platform. In particular, you will be responsible for the following tasks:

• Lead interdisciplinary technology development and improvement projects

• Manage resources to meet project deliverables and deadlines

• Design and execute experiments and analysis of scientific data

• Write project plan, study and reports and communicate results to the stakeholders and supervisors

• Organize project-related meetings with stakeholders Coach other team members (e.g. Lab Technicians and Interns)

• Document project activities in line with the company’s QMS and under the ISO 13485 standard

• Work closely with the Marketing and Engineering departments on assay design input requirements, and technology improvement projects.


Your Skills

• Engineering degree or a higher education level in Life Sciences/Biomedical Engineering, with 3+ years of relevant professional experience in industry

• A good understanding of the IVD industry, in particular for point-of-care products would be highly desirable

• A good understanding of biomarker detection technologies (immunoassays, antigen-antibody interactions, …) would be highly desirable

• High level of experience in biostatistics and programming (e.g., R, MATLAB, or equivalent) is required

• Experience in fluorescent microscopy and micro/nanofluidics is a strong plus

• A good understanding of immunoassay development in line with ISO 13485 and/or FDA 21 CFR part 820 regulations

• Scientific rigor in all research and development activities

• Strong project and resource management skills.

• Result-oriented, team player with excellent communication skills at all levels of the organization

• Rigor, attention to details, dedication, and sense of responsibility

• Proficient written and oral communication skills in English, fluency in French is a plus


We Offer

• A challenging job in an exciting and fast-growing company,

• Integration in a dynamic team,

• A highly innovative environment,

• An opportunity to improve healthcare.


Key Information

• Starting date: Immediately.

• Activity rate: 100%

• Applicant must be holder of or eligible for a valid residence and work permit.

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