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Beam Transfer Line Project Leader

Advanced Oncotherapy plc
WorkplaceGeneva, CERN Prevessin Site, Lake Geneva region, Switzerland
Occupation rate
Job StartASAP

A.D.A.M. SA (Applications of Detector and Acccelerators to Medicine) is an R & D company inspired by CERN, working on the production of linear accelerators and detectors for medical applications. It is part of Advanced Oncotherapy plc whose mission is to develop the next generation of particle therapy systems that make radiation less toxic for patients


  • Leads the beam line project from both a technical and management perspective, working with the Research and Development team to ensure that the Company is at the forefront of ground breaking technological development.
  • Drives the delivery of the Beam Transfer Line project from initial concept through design and testing, to the end of life cycle, to meet the overall timetable.
  • Brings their overall technical knowledge of beam diagnostics, beam optics, vacuum systems, controls, and beam calibration to make technical choices and decisions.
  • Work with physics calculation colleagues for defining the functional, performance and non-functional requirements
  • Works with colleagues and contractors to ensure that all product and system requirements are considered from initial product and process conception through to the finished solution within the agreed budget and timescales.
  • Works with other project teams to support cross functional activities, and contributing to a continuous improvement agenda focused on technology, EHS, quality, cost, delivery and regulatory requirements.
  • Works with third party equipment and systems suppliers to ensure cost effective solutions are found through the tendering process, focusing on appropriateness, price, quality, lead time and regulatory requirements
  • Monitors resource scheduling across the project teams and works to address resource capacity constraints.
  • Supports the project execution by creating and maintaining project plans, scorecards and assigning project tasks.
  • Monitors and reports on project progress through the implementation and tracking of structured project management and gate review processes


PhD or Degree, or equivalent qualification in engineering or physics


  • Experience gained in a technical environment, ideally working on electro-magnets, power converters and if possible accelerator systems (vacuum, beam diagnostics, controls)
  • Excellent people management, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • (Comprehensive) understanding of regulatory requirements.
  • Ability and willingness to work closely with the manufacturing and regulatory disciplines


  • Previous project experience within commercial and R&D environments.
  • Familiarity with standard world-class manufacturing philosophies, methodologies, tools, techniques and application such as LEAN, Six-Sigma, APQP, PPAP, FMEA, DFM, Project Management, Problem Solving etc.
  • Budget management

We offer

Competitive salary plus benefits

Advanced Oncotherapy plc and A.D.A.M SA are committed to a policy of Equality of opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment.

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