Our founders are MIT engineers, medtech executives, and surgeons from Asia’s #1 hospital – Queen Mary Hospital at the University of Hong Kong. Our mission is to create world leading orthopaedic imp...Know more
Open position at a rapidly growing medical device company
Dear Fellow Engineer,
Welcome! We’re a grant-and-privately-funded medical device startup company spun off from the University of Hong Kong. Our founders are biomedical engineers and orthopaedic surgeons from MIT and Queen Mary Hospital. We are on a mission to radically improve the way that bone fracture repair implants are designed for elderly patients with osteoporosis – a disease that affects over 250 million people worldwide. The first product from our R&D pipeline, the Lifespans Soft Hip Implant, is currently undergoing US FDA/CE registration review as a Class II / 510(k) device. Our other products in development include safer and more effective implants for fractures of the spine and extremities in elderly patients, as well as a novel computer simulation platform for predicting implant performance based on CT images.We are searching for a full-time biomedical engineer to join our medical device research and development team. A description of the position is as follows:
Company: Lifespans – a privately-financed medical device startup developing neworthopaedic implants for elderly patients
Location: Wong Chuk Hang, Hong Kong Island
Position: Biomedical Engineer (Junior to Senior positions available, depending on experience)
Role: Development of orthopaedic implants: including needs assessment with surgeons and patients, development and implementation of biomechanical and biological testing protocols, implant design and maintenance of design controls documentation.
Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in biomedical / mechanical engineering or related subject
Experience: Position requires 2+ years of design engineering and manufacturing experience, especially product usability and safety testing.
Salary: HK20,000 – 40,000/month commensurate with experience
If you share our passion for applying engineering know-how with creativity, curiosity, and dedication to improving patients’ quality of life, please send us a message introducing yourself to us. We appreciate your time and effort, and look forward to hearing from you!
Sloan Kulper, CEO
Erica Boles, Chief Scientific Officer
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