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Head – Design

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Pune
Reporting Relationship: Chief Executive Officer
Opportunities With: Our Clients

Job Purpose

  • The executive would lead the entire New Product Development cycle by running trials to assess the quality & viability of the developed products. He/She would focus on design and engineering as a part of heading the Design function..


  • Provide strategic leadership in setting up and leading the Design team, driving a culture of innovation, and fostering a focus on medical device design excellence.
  • Develop a long-term vision for the design department aligned with the company’s growth objectives.
  • Establish and optimize the design infrastructure, ensuring efficient collaboration with cross-functional teams, including manufacturing, quality assurance, and regulatory affairs.
  • Implement best practices for the design and engineering of medical devices.
  • Lead the identification and conceptualization of new medical device products, taking them from ideation to commercialization.
  • Drive innovation and differentiation in the medical device portfolio.
  • Build and lead a highly skilled R&D team, providing mentorship and fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Ensure the professional development and growth of team members.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies, industry trends, and advancements in medical device design and engineering.
  • Introduce and integrate innovative tools and methodologies to enhance R&D capabilities.
  • Collaborate closely with regulatory affairs to ensure that all new medical devices adhere to global regulatory standards and certifications.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 20+ years total experience with significant exposure to Electro-mechanical Engineering
  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering, or a related field; Ph.D. is desired.
  • Proven track record in leading design teams focused on medical device design.
  • In-depth knowledge of international standards and regulations

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