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Responsable Développement Produit H/F - CDI (24)


Sarlat la Caneda, FR

Job Family:  Research & Development
Country/Region:  France

The New Product Development Lead product design and development activities. He/She supportseffective development of products meeting commercial requirements according to Planning Assumptions.


He/she is responsible for driving and maintaining a highly qualified technical team (engineers, scientists, specialists, technicians) to support UC SD's development strategy (innovation, new product development projects, range extensions).


Mission :


  • Management of a Product Development team composed of engineering and technician level staff. 
  • Maintains a technical staff that is highly motivated to provide high quality technical results within prescribed deadlines.
  • Responsible with his team for designing product that met customer requirements and product specification.
  • Provides technical leadership and acts as a subject matter expert to Product Development group members
  • Assures that the established goals and KPI for Product Development are accomplished on time and within project budget. Assists in formulating budget.
  • Cooperates closely with project managers to assure project objectives in term of time and cost.
  • Meets managerial requirements related to Quality Systems and Design Control as well as any other requirement specifically designated by corporate or site policies or procedures. 
  • Coordinates product development team to define the right allocation of the resources •
  • Develops employees assigned to his department, ensuring the correct application of tools and policies on training, career path and evaluations.
  • Responsible for product qualification and performance (including but not limited development and validation of new test method and maintenance of existing test method.
  • Ensure laboratory place is safe /in order and propose to management: equipment investment or modification when appropriate.


Profil :


  • Engineer or PhD in life science .
  • Business experience (Business area, professional area)
  • 10 years in the process of developing medical devices from idea to authority approvals, production, launch and line extensions
  • Knowledge of related areas within marketing; clinical, regulatory and manufacturing
  • In depth knowledge of quality and regulatory standards and requirements within the medical device industry
  • Fluent written and spoken English.
  • Management experience: 5+ years management experience as leader of Development teams working closely with senior specialists and highly skilled employees
  • International experience: Worked in cross boarder teams and/or organizations
  • High mechanical or material knowledge
  • Statistical knowledge
  • Leadership of highly skilled employees
  • Creative mindset



Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 14.000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


Coloplast is committed to being an inclusive organization, where people bring their differences to work each day, fulfil their potential and have a strong sense of belonging because – and not despite – of their differences. We therefore encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, age, race, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religious belief or physical ability.


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