Quality Engineer (f/m/x)

Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics AG


Atracsys is a Swiss company specialized in leading-edge 3D/6D optical pose measurement systems for medical, research, education and industrial applications. The primary focus being on robotic and computer assisted surgery (CAS) systems. In 2019 Atracsys joined the Smith+Nephew Group, a portfolio medical technology business with +18´000 employees worldwide.


To further grow our business in Puidoux (VD) we are looking for a:

Quality Engineer (f/m/x)

The purpose of this role:

In this role, the Quality Engineer will support and sustain the quality especially in the manufacturing area in order to ensure product quality.



Your responsibilities:

  • Supervise incoming inspections and perform product release 

  • Handle nonconforming products and conduct CAPA   

  • Conduct problem solving activities such as 8D and 6sigma  

  • Ensure the qualification and validation of equipment and processes

  • Supervise activities related to the maintenance of equipment 

  • Support activities related to pFMEA   

  • Define and monitor key indicators to improve processes  



Your profile:

  • Engineering  degree (Bs / MSc) in mechanical, electronic, microengineering or manufacturing related field  

  • Minimum 3 years' experience in the medical field, the knowledge of ISO 13485 is mandatory  

  • Must be able to provide and implement solutions to quality problems 

  • Strong analytical skills, experience with problem solving methods  

  • Ability to work in a team   

  • Fluent in French and English, German is a plus 



We offer:

  • An Interesting and varied function in an international company 

  • Modern infrastructure and opportunities to further advance your career 

  • The opportunity to play a relevant part in a medical network and to further develop a company with an excellent reputation 

  • Attractive compensation package and social benefits

  • A great team in a great atmosphere 



If you are inspired by this opportunity, please submit your application (CV with photo, motivational letter, reference letters and diplomas) via our career website. We look forward to receiving your application! 


Smith & Nephew, Lars Thomann, Talent Acquisition Specialist




Atracsys LLC, Route du Verney 20, 1070 Puidoux, Switzerland, www.atracsys.com