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Title: Project Leader/Manager
Location: Hocoma AG, Volketswil, Switzerland

Hocoma AG is a young, innovative international Swiss medtech company located in Zurich. We pioneer the development of equipment for applications in rehabilitation medicine. Our products, Lokomat® and Erigo®, are successful worldwide and are well positioned in the field of rehabilitation medicine.

We invite applications at the Research Project Leader level. In this function you will work closely together with the management and engineering staff to develop a new product for back/upper extremity rehabilitation. You may be heading the project team. In this position you will be responsible to coordinate the development and do clinical evaluation. Through a close cooperation with clinics and customers, your development will always cover clinical needs and focus on the clinical usability.

Your profile
You are a dedicated and convincing person with the willingness to perform extraordinary work. You have:

- Knowledge in upper extremities
- Experience in the rehabilitation of patients with back problems and in the field of medical equipment
- University degree in engineering, human movement sciences
- Knowledge in basic biomechanics
- strong personality
- Excellent communication/personal interaction skills and demonstrated ability to work independently and within a team
- You have good knowledge in English (oral and written form)
- Excellent computer skills

We offer you a challenging position and a project that could be combined with a PhD, and many opportunities for personal development in a fast growing, dynamic and multinational working environment.

For more information please contact:
Dr. Stefan Bircher, Tel +41 43 444 22 00 or stefan.bircher@hocoma.ch
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Dr. Stefan Bircher
Clinical Applications

Hocoma AG
Medical Engineering
Industriestrasse 4, CH-8604 Volketswil, Switzerland

Phone +41 (43) 4442200 / Fax +41 (43) 4442201
mailto:stefan.bircher@hocoma.ch / www.hocoma.ch
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