Lead Manufacturing Engineer

Posted 08 November 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NameShola Sonagara

Job description

BioTalent have partnered with Entia, a successful & growing medical technology business based in London! They are looking for a Lead Manufacturing Engineer to enhance their IVD and disposables manufacturing from new product manufacturing integration to scale up.

This role will offer you:

  • Fun and flexible work environment that prioritises work-life balance!
  • Doing work that helps provide cancer patients more time at home and less time in hospitals
  • Competitive benefits

You will be responsible for:

  • Daily management of manufacturing suppliers to secure IVD devices and single use consumables
  • Initiate and run projects with suppliers and our R&D and QA to secure manufacturing reliance and improvements.
  • Ensuring that everyone has shared visibility of Manufacturing status across their teams of engineering, product, supply chain and commercial to ensure that the manufacturing delivers against their business outcomes.
  • Proactively identifying bottlenecks/risks and working with the internal teams and suppliers to identify possible solutions.
  • Reporting on the supplier performance for delivery accuracy, quality, and cost of goods and work with suppliers to secure improvements where needed.
  • Proactively managing expectations of all stakeholders.


  • Experience working with manufacturing suppliers to drive projects for scale-up, process & cost improvements
  • Specific knowledge in Injection Moulding of precise parts and devices
  • Value engineering knowledge (lean/six sigma techniques)
  • Technical leadership experience


  • Engineering degree
  • Medical device or IVD experience
  • US supply chain / manufacturing experience

If this sparks your interest, please apply through this ad or send your CV over to me at shola.sonagara@biotalent.com!