R&D Specialist

As an R&D Specialist, you will join a highly innovative environment where you will help develop meaningful solutions for Materialise’s medical patients. If you want to contribute to a better and healthier world, apply now!

What you will do

  • Strategically develop new products in their respective lines
  • Support the development of new processes for manufacturing products
  • Develop product suppliers (implants and/or instruments)
  • Technical decisions related to projects/products
  • Risk management
  • Preparation of technical reports
  • Support customer service
  • Promote improvements in the product lines
  • Participate in product-related conferences and training sessions to identify opportunities
  • Train employees from the production and sales departments on new products
  • Review department procedures
  • Prepare documents related to products
  • Analyze and develop test protocols for new projects
  • Preparation and review of material specifications and packaging specifications
  • Actively participate in committees to promote improvements in products and processes
  • Carry out special studies regarding projects

Your profile

  • Mechanical engineering degree
  • Portuguese and English skills
  • Knowledge of regulatory standards (ISO 13485 / ANVISA RDC 665/22)
  • Nice to have: project management degree
  • Good time management
  • Result-driven profile

Location and type of contract

  • Brazil
  • Full-time
  • Mid-senior level

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Working at Materialise

Materialise is a dynamic, international high-tech company, founded in 1990 and headquartered in Belgium, with over 2,300 employees worldwide. Materialise’s mission is to innovate for a better and healthier world through its software and hardware infrastructure and in-depth knowledge of additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing). Our customers are in diverse industries, such as automotive, aerospace, medical, research, and academia.

As a growing company, Materialise is always looking for enthusiastic professionals who want to work in an environment full of revolutionary technology and surrounded by people passionate about their work.


Having a healthy work-life balance

When creating a better and healthier world, a good place to start is with yourself. That’s why we encourage our employees to stay fit both physically and mentally by offering sports workshops and flexible hours with the possibility of working remotely.

Personal growth and career opportunities

Materialise invests in people and want to see them grow in a career that fits them best. We offer personal training to every employee, so they can access every available career opportunity.

Team building

It’s also important to enjoy working at Materialise. With initiatives such as memorable team-building activities, lively after-work drinks, and team lunches, we’re building a work environment in which our employees feel good.

Innovation is key

Innovation isn’t an empty word at Materialise. We create and deliver high-tech solutions in additive manufacturing. Innovation and leadership by our employees is both encouraged and rewarded.