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Quality Control Analyst

Testmate Health is a start-up that recently closed its seed round and is looking to grow the team. They are developing an at-home self-test for common sexually transmitted diseases that can be performed by anyone, at any time. Their digitally connected test places testing in the hands of consumers! Testmate are looking for people to join our team who share our mission in making testing easy and accessible for all.

To grow their Quality Department, they are looking for a Quality Control Analyst, reporting to our wonderful Head of Quality. This position is a full-time and based in our lab at Biopôle, Lausanne.

To be successful at Testmate Health, you will need to demonstrate autonomy & initiative, be a problem-solver, and be extremely diligent and precise in your work.


What we are offering at Testmate Health

  • An annual personal growth fund that allows you to develop a well-rounded life outside of the office!

  • Full subsidisation of your half-price travel card

  • 2 volunteering days a year to contribute to a cause of your choice that no two days will be the same, a varied position that allows you to interact with multiple facets of the company

  • To be part of a small & close-knit, but rapidly growing team

  • The opportunity to work alongside world leading engineering & assay partners to design & develop the self-test.

Position Overview:

Testmate is seeking for a highly motivated and skilled Quality Control Analyst to join the Quality team. The QC Analyst will play a pivotal role in ensuring the quality and reliability of our diagnostic products through the development and implementation of rigorous quality control processes.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop incoming testing specifications for raw materials and components used in the production of IVD products.

  • Collaborate with R&D and Manufacturing teams to develop and validate methods for quality control testing.

  • Perform routine testing and monitoring of raw materials, IPC and Finished Product.

  • Document and analyze QC data, trends, and deviations to identify opportunities for process improvement and optimization.

  • Support investigations of non-conformances and deviations and contribute to the implementation of corrective and preventive actions.

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of all QC activities in accordance with regulatory requirements and company procedures.

  • Contribute to the development and review of SOPs, work instructions, and other quality documentation as needed.


  • CFC or Bachelor's degree in a relevant scientific discipline (e.g., Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field).

  • Previous experience in a quality control or laboratory setting, preferably within the medical device or diagnostics industry.

  • Strong understanding of quality control principles, methodologies, and best practices.

  • Experience with method development, validation, and optimization preferred.

  • Familiarity with relevant regulatory requirements and quality standards (e.g., ISO 13485, FDA QSR, IVDD/IVDR).

  • Excellent attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment.

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to clearly document procedures, results, and findings.

  • Proven ability to troubleshoot technical issues and solve problems independently.

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