Development Quality Specialist


Glasgow, UK

Job Type

Company Overview

LumiraDx is a medical technology company developing, manufacturing and marketing smart connected diagnostics and diagnostic-led care solutions. Founded in 2014 by entrepreneurs with a successful track record in building and scaling medical diagnostics and health IT businesses, the company has major operations in the UK and the USA, and is supported by a global sales network, LumiraDx is a high growth organisation. We have recently launched the innovative LumiraDx Platform, and are looking for proactive, experienced, focused and enthusiastic individuals who can make a significant contribution to the continued growth and success of our dynamic and forward-looking company.

Role & Responsibilities

Development Quality Engineer / Specialist - this role can be based at either our site in Motherwell or Stirling and will be partly home based with a split between remote and on site working

Permanent / Full time

The Opportunity

Reporting to the LumiraDx Development Quality Engineer Manager, the successful candidate shall be responsible for the quality and regulatory activities associated with IVD assays and Quality Controls through the design and development, verification and validation, transfer to manufacturing and release and post market phases. 

The candidate shall work with project teams to support in the design and development process and to ensure applicable standards and regulations for the products being brought to the market are incorporated throughout the development lifecycle. Activities shall include risk management, generation document/process creation, review and approval of V&V documents and creation of Technical Files for regulatory submissions.

The Role

  • Work with individual assay development teams as a quality and regulatory support
  • Work with the Technical Leaders and Project Managers to maintain quality throughout the Design and Development process
  • Organise and facilitate design reviews
  • Facilitate the risk management activities for the assays and the overall platform
  • Support the assay verification and validation activities-reviewing and approving protocols
  • Support the transfer of product from R&D to manufacture
  • Create the technical files for CE marking
  • Maintain the technical files
  • Internal audits, NCs, CAPAs

Required Experience

About You:

We are looking for a highly motivated individual with exceptional attention to detail and high level of skills in problem solving and communication, along with the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledge and experience of working to the appropriate quality and regulatory standards including ISO13485, FDA 21CFR Part 820.  
  • Experience of Risk Management activities, experience of working on regulatory submissions is desired.
  • Experience of working in an IVD or medical device environment ideally with a strong quality and regulatory focus and experience through development and verification and validation activities
  • Scientific background, ideally educated to degree level in a scientific discipline.
  • Experience of pre and post-launch IVD or medical device activities
  • Excellent organizational skills for working on multiple projects.
  • Ability to use problem solving tools and methodologies.
  • Influence internal project team and external parties to maximize success opportunities.


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Thank you for your interest. If you're successful in your application, you may be subject to all or some of the LumiraDx standard pre-employment checks. This includes employment references; Criminal records data checks which are processed as part of our recruitment process for employment or continued employment to comply with legal and regulatory obligations to which the company is subject. LumiraDx place a high level of importance on its responsibilities for information security and privacy and have put in place an information security management system to ensure that the company and its staff maintain the highest standards with respect to data protection and information security.