Natural Scientist, Engineer as Project Leader - Medical diagnostic industry (m/f/d)

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 70,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.

Phadia is the leading supplier of fully automatic blood analysis systems for allergy and auto-immune diseases. With our innovative products, we set standards worldwide and assist clinicians in providing fast and reliable diagnoses, thus helping patients at an early stage. Phadia GmbH in Freiburg is the German subsidiary of the Immunodiagnostics division of Thermo Fisher Scientific, a global company that develops, manufactures and distributes in vitro diagnostics in the field of allergy and autoimmune diagnostics. Our customers expect a consistently reliable and high standard of quality from our products, which we ensure through innovative biochemical and medical technology solutions as well as highly qualified and motivated employees.

For the Phadia GmbH site in Freiburg im Breisgau, we are looking for a

Project leader (m/f) medical diagnostic industry

Job ID: 92537BR
Location : Germany - Freiburg

Your tasks

  • Project management for development projects as well as care projects
  • Planning and leading projects for IVD products and technologies
  • Set-up and coordination of internal and external collaborations
  • Establish and optimize new methods and procedures
  • Scientific documentation and presentation of the results
  • Communication and status reporting to steering group and other stakeholders (both written and oral)


  • You have a university degree in sciences or engineering (MD/diploma or comparable, PhD is preferred)
  • You have experience as a project manager in an industrial enviroment and thorough knowledge in project management (PMI or IPMA Certification is a merit)
  • Experince in the development of diagnostic tests and have a good overview of diagnostic test methods or knowledge about the quality requirements for IVD/Medical device products (ISO 13 485 and Design control) would be a strong plus.
  • You take pleasure and are interested in planning, coordinating and executing complex projects.
  • You work to a great extend self-dependent and methodically and communicate clearly
  • You are used to work in due time and delegate tasks within a matrix environment
  • You are familiar with the common MS Office applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and German will allow you to act confidently within our
  • international organization and towards collaboration partners

We offer

  • Employment with an innovative, future-oriented organization.
  • Outstanding career and development prospects.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Exciting company culture which stands for integrity, intensity, involvement and innovation.


At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission. Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or any other legally protected status.


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About Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. ist der weltweit führende Partner für die Wissenschaft mit einem Umsatz von 20 Mrd. $ und 70.000 Mitarbeitern in 50 Ländern. Unsere Mission ist es, unsere Kunden in die Lage zu versetzen, die Welt gesünder, sauberer und sicherer zu machen. Wir helfen unseren Kunden dabei, die Life-Science-Forschung voranzutreiben, komplexe analytische Probleme zu lösen, die...
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