R&D Mechanical Design Engineer - Dental

Electro Medical Systems S.A.

Electro Medical Systems S.A.


Key information

  • Publication date:

    07 December 2023
  • Workload:

  • Contract:

    Permanent position
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EMS is the leading manufacturer of precision medical devices for dental prophylaxis, orthopaedics and urology. With over 950 qualified and specialised employees, we work on further improving our products and services every day - at our corporate headquarters in Nyon and around the world: Because, our goal is absolute perfection.

With this philosophy, we are continuing a more than 200-year-old tradition of the Swiss Vallée de Joux. This is where EMS was founded - as well as numerous other brands, which are known around the world for their precision down to the smallest detail.


As a member of the R&D team, the R&D Mechanical Design Engineer will contribute to devices and accessories development within a project portfolio that will continue defining the future of professional prophylaxis, urology and shock wave therapy. Key role will also be played to support continuous improvement of our current product portfolio.


• Mechanical design of new products
• Be a real strength of proposal in the R&D team
• Ability to lead design work package from concept to aftersales through production
• Full responsibility for prototyping loops including good coordination of suppliers + Hands-on
• Ability to establish test plans for qualification tests
• Experience in system engineering for improved collaboration with Electronic Team
• Pivotal role during design transfer: excellent cross-functional collaboration
• Support for product lifecycle: sustaining design and administrative activities
• Organize information and status report in a simple and effective manner
• Previous Medical Device Experience is a strong PLUS - design compliance with IEC 60601


• MSc - Mechanical Engineer
• 8-10 years minimum of experience in multidisciplinary product development
• Strong technical knowledge of injection moulding, machining, metal casting, finishing method
• Proficiency in CAD (Solidworks)
• Ergonomics and aesthetic awareness
• Project management skills
• Agile, curious, and rigorous
• Positive attitude and solution oriented
• Team Player
• Able to manage internal expectations and translate needs into technical solution
• Good sense of priorities; Able to work in an autonomous way


  • Electro Medical Systems S.A.