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Biomedical Engineer / Biomedical Equipment Specialist

For ongoing and future international projects, GITEC-IGIP GmbH is looking for Biomedical Engineers or biomedical equipment specialists with proven experience in establishing tender documents for medical equipment and supervising the inspection and installation of all related equipment within international development projects.

Basic Parameters
Country / CityProject StartDurationDeadline
Various / Various2024 (various)Short-term and Long-term assignments As soon as filled

About the company

GITEC-IGIP GmbH is a leading consulting company for development and international cooperation projects. GITEC-IGIP’s multi-cultural team and global network of companies and offices around the world has more than five decades of professional experience across four continents. Our companies lead mainly publicly financed projects in international cooperation. We are constantly looking for high-profile consultants. For more details, please visit our web site

Your Main Duties in this Role

- In cooperation with health sector clients conduct needs assessments for health care facilities, including establishing and reviewing medical equipment lists, and preparing technical tender documents and preliminary cost estimates against architectural designs and installation requirements
- Assistance in international and national tender procedures for the procurement of medical equipment including strict adherence to quality and safety standards and ensuring that tender requirements include preventive and corrective maintenance services
- Supervision during inspection, installation, commissioning and acceptance of  medical equipment
- Verification of handbooks and user manuals provided by medical equipment providers for medical staff in health care facilities and supervision of user training, delivered by suppliers
- Development of equipment maintenance concepts (inspections, servicing, calibration, and repair)
- Inspection and quality assurance of the procured equipment


Your Educational Background
Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering or equivalent academic degree (Health Care Management, Medical Doctor, Medical Engineering, Bioengineering, Public Health Specialist, Health Informatics Specialist or similar)


Your Expertise / Profile

General professional experience:

- Ideally 10 years of experience in health equipment planning, procurement, developing of maintenance concepts & training of local engineers and users

Specific professional experience:

- Experience working in international projects funded by International Funding Institutions such as KfW, GIZ, EIB, Wold Bank, ADB
- Proven experience establishing and/or reviewing tender documents, equipment specifications as well as medical equipment lists against architectural designs and installation requirements of the health facilities

Duration of Assignment

We are looking for experts for various upcoming projects with differing assignment durations (short-term, intermittent)

If you are interested

Please send us an email containing your most recent English CV, copies of relevant diplomas and employers‘ certificates including full contact details, fee expectations (per day / per month) and details on availability to:

Quoting the Job ref. no.: BIOMED_ENG_2024

Or apply online via the Application-Form in the section below.

Please note that we can only consider candidates who meet the required criteria!



Apply online

We would be glad to receive your candidacy.

Please send us:
  • Your most recent English CV (KfW, GIZ or EU format) including full contact details, fee expectations and details on availability
  • Copies of relevant diplomas
  • Employee certificates

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