Manufacturing process engineer

Business Area:  Innovation

Ballerup, DK

Country:  Denmark
Employment type:  Full-time

Use your skills to develop medical devices that help save lives and improve patient care 


Do you have experience developing production processes and equipment for medical devices? Are you able to maintain a broad technical overview? Do you have a passion for bringing ideas to life? Would you like to be part one of the fastest growing MedTech companies in the world? Your technical background and creativity qualify you as amanufacturing expert”? Then your new career could be with Ambu as a Manufacturing Process Engineer.  


Our engineering team is looking for two experienced R&D Manufacturing Process Engineers with a proven track record in designing manufacturing processes and prototypes, ideally within medical devices industry.


Your focus will be on ensuring the proof of concepts within manufacturing processes and methods, to document the processes and process equipment for new products according to the business strategy and product requirements. You will also ensure that Ambu objectives for “time to market”, quality and cost for new products are met. 

Together with 10
0+ skilled R&D and Innovation colleagues, you will be a part of the Innovation projects at our headquarter in Ballerup. Ambu’s Global Innovation organization, which consists of over 300 people, is located on multiple sites around the world. We have a great innovation culture and a clear focus on short time from idea to product launch.  


Global, user-driven innovation – from idea to launch 

As a Process Engineer you will design process equipment and set up pilot assembly lines together with colleagues on other sites ending with a design transfer to production. In addition, you will ensure review of own design and participate in cross functional design reviews.


Your main responsibilities will be to: 


•    Participate in process & technology innovation within NPI. 

•    Be a part of the module development or development projects with responsibility for NPI related tasks.

•    Develop, specify and implement new processes and ensure process validation at Ambu manufacturing sites.  

•    Ensure design for manufacturing is incorporated in product design. 

•    Ensure process optimizations of new production processes associated with the implementation of new product design. 

•    Cooperate closely with the Global Ambu organization. 

•    Manage procurement needs and manage subcontractors in connection with the development and implementation activities to meet specified requirements in terms of cost, quality and delivery. 


Key competences 

You hold a master’s degree preferably in production engineering or mechanical engineering. You have  approx. +10 years within R&D and Innovation. You have a track record in NPI development and have outstanding skillsets to design prototypes. You need to be able to communicate via 3D modelling and 2D of parts and assemblies.  


You have a strong technical foundation and interest, and you can understand technical implications of various options, also in relation to production. You work well in teams and can comply with tight deadlines, while managing multiple assignments.  


As a person you are curious, highly motivated, and flexible. You have great interpersonal skills which make you thrive in global teams. You have a passion for new challenges. You have a strong sense of responsibility towards your work. You work in a structured and proactive way, but you are flexible and able to “think out of the box”.  


Ambu – a visionary and international workplace where your efforts matter 


As Ambu is a global company it is essential that you have excellent English skills and that you have a global mindset in relation to both co-workers and business opportunities. 

We offer a wide range of professional, social, and financial employee benefits along with exciting job challenges and career opportunities contributing to your job satisfaction. 


When to apply 


As an equal opportunity employer, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. If you are ready to apply for the position, please apply as soon as possible. We will invite candidates for interviews on a continuous basis so there is no need to hesitate.  

For further inquiries please contact Head of Engineering Services, Lars Friis, at +45 20 81 71 91. 


Your application will be treated confidentially. 


About Ambu

Ambu has been bringing the solutions of the future to life since 1937. Today, millions of patients and healthcare professionals worldwide depend on the efficiency, safety and performance of our single-use endoscopy, anaesthesia, and patient monitoring solutions. We continuously look to the future with a commitment to deliver innovative quality products that have a positive impact on patient care and the work of healthcare professionals. Headquartered near Copenhagen in Denmark, Ambu employs approximately 4,500 people in Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific.

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