Integra LifeSciences

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Process Engineer

Process Engineer

Vacancy ID 
CH-NE-Le Locle
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Integra LifeSciences, a world leader in medical technology, is dedicated to limiting uncertainty for surgeons, so they can concentrate on providing the best patient care. Integra offers innovative solutions in orthopedic extremity surgery, neurosurgery, reconstructive and general surgery, and regenerative wound care.


Integra's orthopedic products include devices and implants for foot and ankle, hand and wrist, shoulder and elbow, tendon and peripheral nerve protection and repair. Integra is a leader in neurosurgery, offering a broad portfolio of implants, devices, instruments and systems used in neurosurgery, neuromonitoring, neurotrauma, and related critical care. Integra’s Tissue Technologies is an in-patient and outpatient Regenerative product portfolio, which includes products for wound care, burns, abdominal reconstruction, and plastic & reconstructive surgery.  In the United States, Integra is a leading provider of surgical instruments to hospitals, surgery centers and alternate care sites, including physician and dental offices.

Founded in 1989 Integra is headquartered in Plainsboro, New Jersey and has over 3,300 employees worldwide. Integra's common stock is listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol "IART."


***Fixed-term contract for 2 years.***


  • Apply project management methodology to deliver equipment and products implementation
  • Participate to test of components, test of components in sub-assemblies and in finish goods
  • Provide technical inputs to plan, design, develop and validate manufacturing processes
  • Issue validation documentation (including protocols and completion reports, process specifications, work instructions, etc…), coordinate activities to their execution and analyze resulting data.
  • Lead technical investigations and feasibility studies as required
  • Design, develop and implement equipment and tooling; execute associated installation qualification and validation activities
  • Provide engineering input to solve complex manufacturing process problems in the medical assembly environment to achieve cost effective solutions in a timely manner
  • Provide technical information on appropriate areas to all functions within the business
  • Accountable for process development and validation at external supplier if required
  • Provide project updates and presentations to all level of the organization
  • Ensure activities are carried out according to appropriate internal and external standards for Health, Safety & Environment, Regulatory (GMP, ISO; FDA, internal policies) and Quality system
  • Maintain project documentation and suggest improvements to systems and procedures
  • Provide engineering inputs to solve manufacturing process and product design problems in the medical environment


  • Thorough knowledge of the validation requirement of Medical Devices
  • Experience within medical device manufacturing industry is appreciated
  • New process development or process improvement
  • Knowledge of Process Excellence methodologies (Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma) is an asset
  • Knowledge of 3D CAD system (Unigraphics or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of 3D dimensioning and measurement
  • Well organized and result oriented
  • Autonomous with attention to details
  • Ability to work with cross functional team (R&D, Quality Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing, HSE)
  • Good communication skills; making complex issue easy to understand for others, ability to prepare communication for all level of the organization
  • Ability to travel abroad occasionally
  • Project management experience is an asset
  • Office tools
  • Engineering degree in mechanics
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience
  • Fluent in French and English