Human Factors Engineer



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€38,000 gross/year


Data Science, Project Management


in-office, flexible

Human Factors Engineer

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your profile

  • A minimum of 2 years of HF/usability professional experience or equivalent relevant experience in product development within a regulated environment; medical device experience is strongly preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research methods

  • Good knowledge of FDA, ISO, IEC, AAMI, and other relevant usability standards and guidances

  • Some knowledge of user-centered design practices

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Excellent writing, verbal and presentation skills in English

  • Fast learner, initiative, and a “can do” attitude

  • Passion for learning, interacting with people and understanding their needs

  • Team spirit and love to work in an open, iterative and collaborative way

  • Confident speaking in front of others, interviewing and moderating workshops

Bonus skills:

  • Masters’ degree in Human Factors / Usability Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Cognitive Psychology, HCI, Anthropology or related field

  • Experience developing software as a medical device, digital health products and/or mobile applications within a QMS

  • Knowledge of app development, graphical user interface design and prototyping

  • Knowledge of the diabetes industry or other comparable health industries

  • German language proficiency

about the company

mySugr specializes in app-based, all-around care for people with diabetes made by people with diabetes. Our digital diabetes solution combines diabetes coaching, therapy management, diabetes supplies, automated data tracking, and seamless integration with a growing number of medical devices to ease the daily burden of living with diabetes.

diversity statement

"Here at mySugr and Roche Diabetes Care we are committed to providing a healthy, equal and inclusive working environment for our Monster Tamers to help them make diabetes suck less! We care about family friendly career paths, sustainability, a healthy lifestyle and the flexibility of a modern workplace."

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your area of responsibility

  • Plan, document, execute and scale HF activities on multiple projects with cross-functional teams. Activities may include ethnographic research, requirements definition research, task analysis and use-related risk analysis (aFMEA/uFMEA), formative evaluations, final HF validation / summative evaluations, and analysis of market feedback

  • Analyze study data, perform root cause analysis, and write study reports

  • Present user interface design recommendations based on user feedback, empirical data, literature searches, and industry best practices to large teams

  • Shape HF processes and ensure compliance to the latest HF/usability standards and guidances

  • Prepare and review documentation for submission to regulatory agencies and notified bodies. Answer questions and provide rationales as needed

  • Some travel may be required

the benefits

  • Ambitious and passionate people building meaningful products

  • An innovative agile working environment allowing for collaboration with really smart people and knowledge sharing in cross-functional teams

  • A growing organization with room for development

  • Not a corporate environment, but the leverage of a global market leader (Roche family)

  • Loads of benefits (brand new Apple hardware, fitness, public transport, lunch benefit, language classes, professional training budget, chance to join global conferences...)

  • Flexible working hours, home office policy and 5 weeks vacation

  • A kick-ass office with a rooftop terrace, fully stocked kitchen and amazing barista coffee machines in the middle of Vienna… oh, and did we mention the best team in the world!

Interested? Great. We’d like to hear from you! For this position we offer a competitive annual gross salary of minimum EUR 38k plus a variable bonus. Just click that “Apply Now” button and send us your CV in English or German… and anything else that you think might impress us.


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