Danaher Jobs

Job Information

Danaher Corporation MECHANICAL ENGINEER in Cambridge, United Kingdom

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

This role is with the Cambridge team (UK), where engineers and scientists design, test and manufacturer specialist cryopreservation systems. Our unique equipment can freeze, ship and thaw cell and gene therapies enabling their global distribution. Take a look at our VIA Freeze, VIA Capsule (https://www.cytivalifesciences.com/en/us/shop/cell-therapy/systems/via-capsule-system-p-24018) and VIA Thaw (https://www.cytivalifesciences.com/en/us/shop/cell-therapy/systems/via-thaw-dry-automated-thawers-p-09720) systems.

We are looking for a MECHANICAL ENGINEER to work with our expert cryopreservation team. Do you have a passion for Mechanical Engineering? Then we would love to hear from you.

What you’ll do

  • Mechanical engineering, prototyping, 3D design and drafting

  • Testing, assembly and validation work

  • Involvement in R&D projects; both new products and supporting/improving existing products

  • Working within our QMS and Product Data Management systems accurately and to a high quality for our scientific equipment and medical devices

  • Supporting customer service and sales activities with your technical product knowledge

Who you are

  • Class 2:1 degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or similar engineering subject

  • At least one years’ experience within new product development, biotechnology, medical devices, laboratory machinery/equipment design, or engineering consultancy. (Candidates from related fields with a strong interest in regenerative medicine and cellular therapy are also encouraged to apply.)

  • At least one-year experience using SolidWorks (or equivalent) for modelling parts/assemblies, drawings and BoMs.

  • Proven experience of designing components for a variety of manufacturing processes such as machining, sheet metalwork, and/or injection moulding.

  • Familiar working in quality-controlled environments such as ISO 9001 and/or 13485 QMS

  • Hands on experience with electro-mechanical systems, ideally with some thermodynamics experience

  • A willingness to learn about our products and work accurately within our quality systems

Who we are

Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you’ll feel right at home here. If you’re flexible, curious and relentless, you’ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

Want to know more? Experience life at Cytiva on our Careers website (https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/cytiva) , Instagram channel (https://www.instagram.com/cytiva/) and LinkedIn page (https://www.linkedin.com/company/cytiva/) !

Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

Cytiva is part of the Danaher family of companies, a global science and technology innovator committed to helping customers solve complex challenges and improving quality of life around the world.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The “EEO is the Law” poster is available here (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .