(Junior) Quality Systems Manager (60-100%)

For more than 10 years, the name Stellenwerk has guaranteed tailor-made solutions in personnel management. At our locations in Zurich and Chur, we recruit and hire qualified specialists and managers on a mandate and success basis for the entire German-speaking part of Switzerland.
We recruit for Kenzen - a fast-growing, venture-backed technology company in the field of precision health. The start-up is developing a health analytics platform that predicts and prevents avoidable injuries and illness by combining medical-grade biosensors with sweat analysis. Kenzen takes a non-invasive approach via their Patch, a small, flexible wearable that adheres comfortably to the skin. With almost 20 employees with offices in San Francisco and Zurich, we are looking for you as a motivated:


(Junior) Quality Systems Manager (60-100%)

with the possibility to work in Zurich and / or Zizers . Your excitement with fast-growing technology companies will help you create lean quality systems for the entire organization. Would you like to contribute your knowledge and drive for efficiency and effectiveness to a start-up in the medtech industry? If so, please read on.

Goal of the position:
You will take on a newly created position and will be responsible for setting-up a globally functioning quality management system for a personal protective equipment (PPE) in 2018 and a medical device (MD) in 2019.
Your tasks include the following:

  • Development of a quality management system according to ISO 13485
  • Maintenance and support of the quality management system to ensure compliance with all relevant quality standards and legal requirements
  • Responsible for new and pre-registrations of medical products
  • Creation of requirement profiles and specifications for new products
  • Planning and monitoring of product validation and verification
  • Responsible for the documentation and creation of manufacturing instructions
  • Management of external consultants
Essential requirements of the position:
  • Successfully completed studies in natural sciences or engineering
  • At least 1-2 years practical professional experience in quality management according to ISO 13485 or ISO 9001
  • Fluent in English and German
  • Industry knowledge in the pharmaceutical, biotech or medtech industry is an advantage, also experience in the development of medical devices (EN-60601)
  • Proactive, hands-on working style combined with a quick grasp
Kenzen offers you:

Fresh ideas, uncomplicated team spirit and a young, modern workplace, including the opportunity to partly work from home and to choose between Zurich and Zizers as the place of work. The opportunity to craft quality systems for a global medtech company.

Are you an independent, pragmatic, pro-active, quick-learner? Then we are looking forward to your application including your CV. Applications will be treated with confidentiality. The recruitment agency Stellenwerk AG will handle all applications. In case of questions please don’t hesitate to contact Thomas Rilke of Stellenwerk AG by phone on +41 44 365 77 44. Applications addressed directly to Kenzen will be deleted and excluded from the further application process.