Validation Engineer

Datum: 2-jan-2023

Plaats: België

Bedrijf: terumoeuro

Bij Terumo verbeteren we levensreddende medische technologieën voor onze samenleving. 
Gretig om ook bij te dragen aan de gezondheid van mensen en het welzijn van patiënten? We dagen je uit om een meester te worden in jouw vakgebied. Investeer je talenten in balans met je persoonlijke ambities. Leven en werken in harmonie. 
Vanuit onze Japanse oorsprong, worden we gedreven door respect, eigenaarschap en voortdurende verbetering. 
Het is de kern van alles wat we doen. Zo maken we een verschil in het leven van patiënten, klanten en medewerkers.

Department Info

Job Summary

As our Validation Engineer you evaluate and challenge the design concept through criticality assessment and translate this into clear input for test approach and the plan for further validation. You ensure Terumo Europe's compliancy and high standards by setting up internal standards & processes and guiding the organization to this result. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Act as SME for all validation aspects 
  • List critical characteristics together with designer, Product Lifecycle Management Lead and Quality Engineer 
  • Create criticality assessment based on concepts. 
  • Create validation plan/strategy-based CA to enable most efficient testing/validation. 
  • Collect feedback from engineering studies & keep validation strategy for product & process up to date. 
  • Communicate validation strategy with build and test & CFT to ensure seamless transition 
  • Manage and standardise flow: SPOC - FMEA - Control plan 

Profile Description

  • •    You have a Master's degree in engineering or equivalent 
    •    Work experience in the related competence field in a comparable function is nice to have
    •     Knowledge of MS office word/excel, SAP is a plus
    •    You're fluent in English and Dutch (or have the willingness to improve basic Dutch) 
    •    Experience in data analysis (knowledge of Minitab is a plus) 
    •    A team player with strong communication skills is essential because of the contact with various stakeholders
    •    Must be able to work autonomously and take initiatives
    •    Customer focus is crucial to be able to translate a technical report into a clear overview for the customer
    •    A critical mindset (with the aim of continuously improving the current validation processes)


Working for Terumo means contributing to society through healthcare.

Terumo offers an attractive salary and benefits package. Besides meal vouchers, interesting insurances, 100% public transport reimbursement, you also have the possibility to lease an (e-)bike.

We offer an opportunity to work in a top performing team. An organisation where everyone is treated with respect. We strive to create a diverse, equal and inclusive work environment. We invest in our associates by offering a broad array of development opportunities.

Linked with our core value Care, Terumo allows a hybrid way of working, combining office with home-based work. For the this role you can sometime work from home, however due to the tasks, you'll spend most of the time in the office. During your recruitment process, you’ll be able to have conversations with Alex Diepvens as the hiring manager and other passionate Terumo associates.

Contact Person

Peter Coolen

Talent Acquisition Partner - Terumo Europe

Terumo Europe is een belangrijke speler in de EMEA healthcare markt. We maken deel uit van Terumo Corporation (Japan) en produceren, verdelen & verkopen medisch materiaal. Het EMEA hoofdkwartier en productiefaciliteiten van Terumo Europe zijn gevestigd in Leuven (België). Onze saleskantoren zijn verspreid over de EMEA regio.