Development Engineer, Mechanic in Nationwide Sweden at HemoCue America

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

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Job ID: HEM000609

About Us

HemoCue, acquired by Radiometer Medical ApS in April 2013, is a global leader in point-of-care testing. HemoCue AB (Ängelholm, Sweden), introduced in 1982 the first accurate, near-patient hemoglobin test. The company also sells point-of-care tests for glucose, urine albumin, HbA1c, total and differential white blood cell count. Further information, visit

Radiometer - Make an impact on life. The difference between life and death can be just a few minutes. Radiometer’s diagnostic equipment is of crucial importance to doctors all over the world in their effort to diagnose critically ill patients quickly and accurately. From biotech and software specialists to financial controllers and engineers, all 2500 colleagues are committed and dedicated in their effort to make an impact on the life of others with our high-quality solutions. Radiometer’s leading position in the market has been secured over the last 50 years. Together we continue to raise the bar in acute care and constantly develop in new areas. Radiometer has an annual turnover of more than DKK 3 billion and is owned by US-based Danaher Corporation.


Development Engineer, Mechanics

Every second, 4 HemoCue analyses are taken worldwide. Do you want to make a difference by developing key lifesaving medical device products? Are you an energetic and organized person who looks for new challenges? Do you want to work for a truly global business who refuse to compromise when it comes to caring for people? If your answer is yes, you may be the candidate we are looking for!

Our R&D Department needs reinforcement so we are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our great team. You will be a core team member in our new product development projects. You will be responsible for mechanical design from specification to verification and transfer to production. You will work closely with other departments such as Operations, RA/QA, Sales and Marketing.

The position requires structured work and documentation according to standards.

We offer you an exciting possibility to join our fantastic team creating tomorrow’s solutions for Point of Care testing to help caregivers make diagnostic decisions that save lives.

Your responsibilities and tasks will include:

  • Taking a lead role of mechanical development in projects
  • Working in cross-functional teams
  • Creating and sustaining manufacturing documents (CAD)
  • Creating prototypes with internal and external resources
  • Verification of design
  • Drive improvements and innovation


  • MSc in Mechanical Engineering 
  • Knowledge of Plastic materials and their mechanical properties
  • Experience of high precision injection molded plastics
  • Experience from new product development
  • Knowledge of CAD tools, preferably Creo.

Experience of working within Medical Device Industry is a merit.
Good knowledge of Swedish and English in speech and writing are essential.

As a person you are a team player, efficient, structured and solution-oriented and who likes a fast pace. You find it easy to communicate with other people and enjoy working in a company that is driven by continuous improvement, both in terms of equipment and processes.

Interviews will be held as soon as relevant candidates have been identified
Interviews will be held as soon as relevant candidates have been identified. Send your application via We are not able to receive your application by other means than through “jobbsidan“. Please bring diplomas for face-to-face interviews. Any application by mail or e-mail will be returned.

We offer you
A unique opportunity to work in the field of medical technologies, where knowledge sharing and professional respect combined makes it both fun and meaningful to go to work. You will meet enthusiastic colleagues in both Sweden and abroad who take pride in making a difference in a company whose products can truly impact other people's lives. We offer you 'freedom with responsibility', opportunities for training and career development.
We are looking forward to receiving your application no later than 2019-07-15.

For further information, please contact Senior Manager Hardware, Petra Sydbom Lundgren at tel. +46 734 14 03 07.
Union contacts: Mikael Godolakis, Unionen +46 431 48 14 66 or Elin Söderlind, Akademikerföreningen, +46 431 48 12 62.

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Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 71,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $19.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 5,200% over 25 years.
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