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Danaher Corporation Systems Engineer - Chemist in Bronshoj, Denmark

We are looking for a Systems Engineer with specialization in Chemistry for Immunoassay R&D. Within immunoassay R&D we focus on engineering solutions for point-of-care (POC) immunoassay testing. Our products enable caregivers working in acute care make fast critical diagnostics decisions.

Our product

AQT90 FLEX offers a range of biomarkers that cover myocardial infarction, heart failure, infection, venous thromboembolism, and pregnancy. In acute care situations, when time matters most, AQT90 FLEX analyzer delivers reliable quantitative results, supporting timely diagnosis and workflow efficiency. AQT90 FLEX is a state-of-the-art medical device that combines chemistry, hardware, and software to provide the best patient outcomes.

The position

The position is situated in Copenhagen, Denmark. You will be actively working with R&D teams in Denmark, Finland & India via digital collaboration tools and on occasional face to face meetings. This role will be responsible for applying chemical knowledge, systems engineering processes and utilize skills to develop systems within technical, schedule, and cost constraints. You will be part of systems engineering team with specialists in chemistry, requirements engineering, usability engineering, risk management, integration, and verification. As a part of the job you will work in close collaboration with designer within assay, mechanics, electronics, and software design. Intrigued?

Your tasks will involve:

  • Design and development of new concepts (requirements, risk analysis, feasibility studies)

  • Integration of concepts (FMEA, system decomposition, and integration studies)

  • Verification and validation of systems

  • Verification and validation of immunoassays (i.e. sensitivity, linearity, precision, interference studies, and stability studies)

  • Statistics (explorative data analysis, DoE, modelling)

  • Project management activities (stakeholder management, estimate realistic timelines, budgeting, drive activities)

The team

You will join a team of 15+ system engineers with diverse backgrounds. We have an informal and creative atmosphere where respect is pivotal, and we thrive for the common goal. To enable caregivers working in acute care make fast critical diagnostics decisions. We work with a problem-solving perspective with attention to detail and focus on quality. Our work ensures that quality standards are met through documentation.


Your new perspectives, insights, and ideas are the foundations of our success, and we encourage you to think out of the box and structure your workflow with a high degree of freedom.

  • Master’s degree or equivalent in chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics.

  • Experience in Medical Device industry standards and regulations (EU IVDR, MDR, CLSI etc.)

  • Experience working according to Good Laboratory Practices (GLP)

  • Experience in statistical and laboratory tools (R, SAS JMP, LIMS, ELN etc.)

  • Experience in product integration and verification across multi-disciplinary teams (e.g., chemistry, mechanical, electronics, and software).

  • Experience with leading the capture, design, development and maturation of systems, design trade-offs and new technology opportunities.

  • An experienced communicator, positively influencer and negotiator at all levels within an organization.

  • Ambitious to become Subject Matter Expert in product areas and coach other team members.

Following knowledge and experience are not required but an advantage:

  • Knowledge of System Reliability, Failure and Safety analysis.

  • Systems Engineering qualifications (e.g., INCOSE CSEP, ISO 15288) or working towards.

  • Experience in leading system design reviews and ensure governance including co-ordination of sub-system design reviews.


At Radiometer, we acknowledge that the information our products provide is often the difference between life and death; an acknowledgment that drives and unites us as a company. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 3800+ colleagues are committed and dedicated to helping realize life’s potential.

Our offer

An outstanding opportunity to work in the field of medical technologies, where sharing of knowledge and professional respect combine to make it both fun and meaningful to go to work. Both in Denmark and abroad we have hardworking colleagues who take pride in making a difference in a company whose products can truly impact other people's lives. We offer 'freedom with responsibility', flexibility, opportunities for training and career development, and a wide range of staff benefits.


We would like to meet you! We continuously assess candidates and invite them for interviews, so please don’t hesitate to send in your application. Any important questions regarding the position can be advised to the R&D Manager, Systems Integration and Verification, Immunoassay - Birgitte Kaae birgitte.kaae@radiometer.dk (mbirgitte.kaae@radiometer.dk)

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.