Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Loop Medical is a startup company on a mission to simplify blood collection. More than 10’000 blood samples per minute are collected worldwide, using the venipuncture technique that has hardly evolved in the past 50 years. We are developing a painless and easy-to-use solution able to collect a large amount of capillary blood. Loop’s unique technology is compatible with the infrastructure of central laboratories, guaranteeing high clinical standard blood analysis.

Loop Medical, established in 2016, is supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and by the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Union. Loop partners with Cerba Healthcare, a European leader in clinical pathology.

the position

We are looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to lead the technical activities of the company, including R&D, product development, clinical validations and manufacturing. You will work in a dynamic startup environment, in close collaboration with the CEO and COO, to grow the company. We are looking for an enthusiastic entrepreneur, with a problem-solving approach and critical thinking.

key responsibilities

  • Oversee all the technical activities of the company.

  • Lead the R&D activities.

  • Maintain current knowledge of technology landscape and developments.

  • Put in place strategic partnerships.

  • Recruit new talents for the technical team.

qualifications

  • M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering.

  • 5y+ experience in the development of Medical Devices.

  • Experience with international norms ISO 13485 and ISO 14971.

  • Prior experience as a CTO or similar leadership role.

  • Ability to actively communicate, inspire and motivate.

  • Ability to think and act strategically and proactively.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

Starting date: as soon as possible.


Send your application to jobs@loop-medical.com.

Arthur Queval