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Human Factors Consultant

Human Factors Consultant

Job Title: Human Factors Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Industry:
Salary: Competitive Salary
Start Date: 2020-09-15
Reference: V-46347
Contact Name: Adrienn Prezenszki
Contact Email: adrienn.prezenszki@nextphaserecruitment.com
Job Published: September 16, 2020 09:13

Job Description

Based in Bristol, we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Human Factors Specialist to join an innovative design consultancy, providing support to clients from the consumer, industrial and medical device sectors, which is where this role will focus.
 
The Role
 
You will be responsible for designing and conducting both formative and summative usability studies for medical devices; from recruitment to interpreting study results and presenting findings to the wider internal design team, clients and producing documentation for submission to regulatory bodies. The studies are currently done remotely. The resulting insights gained from these studies will be used to improve design with a focus on the requirements of the end user and risk management.
 
The Company
 
A long-established design consultancy, that focus on the value they can bring to tomorrow via innovative products and solutions. They are a collaboration of Designers, Engineers, Researchers and Strategists that together offer support to clients, from packaging solutions for household name beverage manufacturers to environmental testing partnerships with academia and innovative medical devices for oncology treatment and point of care diagnostics. On offer is an attractive salary and benefit package alongside a great working culture where interaction and idea sharing are encouraged at all levels to successfully complete projects all under one roof.
 
Experience
 
The successful candidate will need to have a Human Factors/Ergonomics degree, or academic qualifications in an associated subject and be able to demonstrate human factors experience from a commercial environment, ideally within medical device design with at least 3 years’ experience. You will have experience in formative and summative/validation usability studies and well versed in presenting insights gleaned from them to your colleagues, clients, and regulatory bodies. You ideally will have experience in protocol drafting, managing participant recruitment, study moderation, data capture and observation. You need to be able to work within design control under quality management systems. You will need to be an excellent communicator and able to work well as a member of a multi-disciplinary team and keen attention to detail is required due to the highly regulated nature of the work and knowledge of application of usability to medical devices would be highly advantageous.
 
Please get in touch to find out more about this career shaping opportunity.
 
If you are a more experienced consultant, looking for an opportunity to make the move to Senior, and want to work in a forward thinking team please do get in touch for more information about my client and am confidential discussion what they can offer.