Jobs at Gerresheimer

Senior Quality Engineer (f/m/d) - Medical Device Development

Solothurnerstrasse 235, Switzerland | Olten | Full-time

Job Description

  • Interest in the development of complex (Electronic, Software and Mechanic) medical devices 
  • Define and ensure compliance with quality requirements for drug delivery systems and medical devices in development projects
  • Ensuring the conformity of our products and product documentation over the entire product life cycle – focus on development and industrialization
  • Participation in risk analyses
  • Creation / Release of documents for design verification / design validation
  • Creation / Release  of Test Plans / Test Setups / Design of Experiment
  • Review and release of changes to product design and manufacturing processes
  • Contact person for customers and suppliers with regard to product quality (incl. Measures such as NC, CAPA, SCAR, etc.)
  • Participation in the qualification / validation and evaluation of external production partners
  • Subject Matter Expert for quality-related questions in the context of audits by customers


  • A successfully completed engineering or scientific degree (mechanical engineering, physics or automation technology) or comparable qualification is desirable
  • At least five years of practical experience as a quality engineer for medical devices
  • Experienceed  in the FMEA method for medical devices
  • Practical experience in the application of quality and problem-solving techniques
  • In-depth knowledge of the interpretation and implementation of regulatory requirements for medical devices (MDR, EN ISO 14971, 21 CFR 820, EN 13485)
  • Experience in the field of software quality assurance desirable
  • Result-oriented, focused and structured way of working
  • Proactive, communicative and solution-oriented personality
  • Willingness and commitment to move things, ability to prioritize and make decisions
  • Secure communication across all hierarchical levels as well as with customers and suppliers
  • Willingness to travel (ca. 10%)
  • English in spoken and written, German would be an advantage

Additional Information

We offer a challenging, international environment and the opportunity to actively contribute to the company and different teams with knowledge and engagement, and to develop personally. We also offer a modern workplace in a historic building, advanced and flexible working conditions as well as salaries according to performance and well-developed social benefits.

Interested? Please upload your complete application (letter of motivation, CV, job references, diplomas / certificates) by clicking on the "apply now" button. We look forward to reading from you.

Your contact person - For further information please contact Mr. René Ziegler, Senior Recruiting Specialist, +41 62 209 71 00


Corporate Benefits

Benefit from special conditions with various brands in fashion, technology, leisure and many more.

Food & drinks

We offer you free beverages and snacks.

Healthcare & pension

Your health and well-being is important to us. We offer fitness trainings, company pension plans and a group insurance.

Learning & development

According to the job and position, we make sure our employees get regular trainings and coaching to unleash their possibilities.

Mobile working

Mobile working and home office arrangements make our work routine more flexible.

Working environment

Creating a great place to work is essential for us, so we live up to our values teamwork, responsibility, integrity, bold innovation and excellence (TRIBE).

Note: Benefits might vary depending on the position.

About Gerresheimer

Gerresheimer is the global partner for pharmaceutics, biotech, healthcare, and cosmetics with a very broad product range for pharmaceutical and cosmetic packaging solutions and drug delivery systems. The company is an innovative solution provider from concept to delivery of the end product. Gerresheimer achieves its ambitious goals through a high level of innovative strength, industrial competence and concentration on quality and customer focus. In developing innovative and sustainable solutions, Gerresheimer relies on a comprehensive international network with numerous innovation and production centers in Europe, America and Asia. Gerresheimer produces close to its customers worldwide with around 11,000 employees and generated annual revenues in 2022 of EUR 1.8bn. With its products and solutions, Gerresheimer plays an essential role in people's health and well-being.

Equal rights

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. All applicants are considered without any regard to color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership, or any other legally protected status. Preference is given to hiring people with disabilities.

Interested? Apply today!