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Senior Packaging Development Engineer


Are you looking for an opportunity to merge your experience with Convatec’s expertise and join a world leading company developing products that improve people’s lives – specialised in treatment of chronic diseases such as Diabetes and Parkinson’s Disease?  Then you might be Convatec’s new Senior Packaging Development Engineer.  

At Convatec, they’re transforming their business for the better. Better products. Better ways of working. And better ways of delivering for customers and each other. They’re aiming for nothing short of excellence. Join them on this transformative journey as Senior Packaging Development Engineer and help shape the future of the company and their patients.

Lead Global Innovation and Unleash Excellence in Sterile-Barrier Packaging

As a global subject-matter expert in packaging engineering, you’ll lead the design and development of sterile primary packaging systems for new products. You will collaborate within a cross-functional team, ensure on-time project delivery and drive innovation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop sterile primary packaging systems.
  • Select packaging materials with a focus on sterilization, sustainability, and cost targets.
  • Recommend new packaging equipment vendors and external partners.
  • Stay informed on evolving regulatory developments in sustainable packaging.
  • Use statistical methods to design and characterize processes with reduced variability.
  • Promote engineering standards and best practices within the Process Development Capability Centre.

Business critical travel will be required to support technology assessment, process trials, vendor assessments and transition into manufacture.

Unlock Your Potential as a Global Collaborator and Innovator

Convatec is seeking a seasoned professional with a background in packaging within the medical device, biotech, pharmaceutical, or healthcare sectors, possessing expertise in effective communication, stakeholder management, and collaboration skills. You have demonstrated your ability to lead and manage teams effectively, achieving tangible results across the entire company while navigating diverse borders, cultures, and languages. To excel in this position, you have a working knowledge and application of industry standards in packaging design and test methods and your track record should include experience in managing process optimization. Convatec is seeking a proactive and innovative individual, someone who not only brings a forward-thinking approach but also possesses strong interpersonal skills and thrives as a valuable team player.

Apply now!

The recruitment process is carried out in collaboration with the consulting company Compass Human Resources Group. If you want to learn more about this position, please do not hesitate to contact Senior Research Consultant, Irene Rajani at +45 70 20 12 75. As we process CVs continuously, we encourage you to submit your CV at your earliest convenience if you are interested. Please note that all enquiries will be handled with confidentiality and that we will reply to the email address from which you send your CV.

About Convatec

At Convatec, our vision is to develop pioneering trusted medical solutions to improve the lives we touch. We devise, develop, and manufacture innovative products and services that support people with deeply personal and challenging medical conditions, helping to improve care for them and giving them greater confidence, freedom, and mobility.

Convatec Infusion Care is a part of a global medical technology business focused on serving people and care givers. We develop and market sterile disposable products for subcutaneous infusion of various medications. Specialized in the treatment of chronic diseases, such as Diabetes Mellitus and Parkinson’s Disease. Our manufacturing facilities in Denmark and Mexico produce more than 100 million infusion sets per year, making us the world leader within this field. Further information about the company can be found at our website:

Deadline: As soon as possible.
Workplace: Osted, Denmark.
Reference: 2418.027
Company: Convatec

Irene Rajani →

Senior Research Consultant