Design Engineer Medical Devices (m/f/d)

Date: May 5, 2023

Location: Dresden, SN, DE, 01277

Company: Heraeus

Design Engineer Medical Devices (m/f/d)
Location Dresden
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company, we combine materials expertise and cutting-edge technologies to create products used all over the world with one thing in common: World-class quality.

About Heraeus Medevio

Together we improve lives. At Heraeus Medevio, we bring lifesaving and life-changing medical devices to market through partnerships with medical device manufacturing companies. Backed by Heraeus Group, a FORTUNE Global 500 listed company, we are committed to the growth of our teams and organization by providing an open space for open minds.

To reach our vision of improving 100 million lives every year, we foster a culture of curiosity that thrives on challenge, continuous learning, growth, and the opportunity to try new things. With sites in the United States, European Union, and Asia, and over 2,200 employees worldwide, together, we will meet tomorrow's challenges today.


The following challenges await you:


  • You are creating design concepts, 3D models and drawings based on design input and product specifications, from ideation through concept development to design output.


  • You drive the concept development by providing prototypes and test samples using rapid prototyping techniques by applying Design-to-Manufacturing and industrial design principles.


  • You are supporting product development projects from concept freeze throughout the product design and manufacturing transfer.


  • You work in cross-functional teams with program managers, design and process engineers, prototyping assistants, and RA/QA representatives within the global footprint of our company, as well as with our business partners and customers.


  • Due to our broad portfolio, you work in many areas of interventional devices, including access devices, advanced diagnostic and therapeutic catheters and complex delivery systems, applying state-of-the-art technology.


  • Together with our team of product design engineers and documentation specialists you support the complete documentation according to regulations, standards, and industry best practices under design control.



Your profile:

  • You have a bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline with a focus in Mechanical, Plastics or Biomedical Engineering´and have ready to use skills in 3D modelling, preferably in SolidWorks.


  • You demonstrate a strong knowledge of applied materials, functional product design, design for manufacturing, and prototyping skills.


  • You have very good communication skills in English (written and spoken).


  • Preferably you are familiar with Good Documentation Practice, Design Control and ISO 13485 / FDA requirements.


  • Occasionally you can travel to customers or study locations throughout the world.