Model Based Design Engineer – Medical Devices

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Operations — Engineering/production

Business industry

Life sciences

Minimum level of experience required

1 to 3 years


Modena, Emilia Romagna, Italy

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Job description

Akkodis is a global leader in the engineering and R&D market that is leveraging the power of connected data to accelerate innovation and digital transformation. With a shared passion for technology and talent, 50,000 engineers and digital experts deliver deep cross-sector expertise in 30 countries across North America, EMEA and APAC.


Akkodis offers broad industry experience, and strong know-how in key technology sectors such as mobility, software & technology services, robotics, testing, simulations, data security, AI & data analytics.


The combined IT and engineering expertise brings a unique end-to-end solution offering, with four service lines – Consulting, Solutions, Talents and Academy – to support clients in rethinking their product development and business processes, improve productivity, minimize time to market and shape a smarter and more sustainable tomorrow.


Akkodis is a commercial brand under which both AKKA and Modis entities operate.


With a view to strengthening our team, we are looking for a:


Model Based Design Engineer - Medical Devices


The resource will operate in R&D within the Medical Devices Business Unit and will be accountable for the system integration between hardware and software.


The main tasks will be:


  • Simulation with MATLAB / Simulink 
  • Development of control algorithms 
  • Evaluation and definition of the interfaces between the components
  • Create requirements specifications for the System, Software, Interfaces
  • Consolidate internal functional and safety requirements
  • Plan and execute function and application testing on HIL
  • Control functions improvement (or new development) based on any research project (model Base Design, C Code, Rapid prototyping, …)


The ideal candidate has a Degree in Engineering (or equivalent) and at least 2 years of experience in model based designed or HWSW in the loop testing. Geographical mobility is required at national and international level. Knowledge of the English language is required.





  • Model Based Design
  • Simulation with MATLAB / Simulink
  • Experience in Software Testing using hardware-In-the-loop and/or software-in-the-loop
  • Development of control algorithms 
  • Experience in SW debugging and usage of emulators and debuggers
  • Knowledge of C/C++ Programming
  • Experience in testing tools (CANalyzer)
  • Knowledge of test automation using Python / Perl / CAPL Scripting





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