Contract Manufacturing Manager

Do you want to be part of a small, global and expansive medtech-company in Uppsala with the vision to win the fight against the world’s leading cause of death? Are you a curious and committed person who is driven by the opportunity to work with the best in the industry and to take great responsibility? Then the job as a Contract Manufacturing Manager at Coala Life is for you.

About the job

As our Contract Manufacturing Manager you are responsible for the manufacturing process of the Coala Heart Monitor. You make sure that production meets our specifications and all changes are tested and documented. You provide technical expertise regarding outsourced manufacturing processes. Verification and validation activities, updating technical specifications (drawings, material specifications etc.) and production planning are all parts of your daily tasks.

Nice to have

  • University degree
  • Experience from medical device industry (within quality, R&D or operations) regulated by ISO 13485 and/or FDA QSR.
  • Some knowledge of electronic manufacturing processes.
  • Experience of verification and validation (IQ, OQ and PQ).
  • Knowledge of labelling requirements within the medical device industry.


Are you the one we are looking for?

We are always looking for rare talents. You are driven by braking patterns and challenging systems. You have a sixth sense to make things happen, fast, and you love technology and design and of course you have a passion for doing good. You appreciate the high pace in a small and dynamic company and you have a good knowledge of manufacturing and resource planning. In your profile you are analytical, responsible and solution oriented.

 What can Coala offer you?

We offer you to shape this new role in a fast-growing company with really high ambitions on the global medtech scene. Coala has received many awards and is ranked as one of the most exciting and promising health care growth companies in Sweden. You will work in close collaboration with colleagues in Operations, R&D and Quality/Regulatory. Our brand new office in Uppsala, in walking distance from the train-station, will be your base but you can also work partially from home. This is a great opportunity to specialise in medical devices manufacturing and labelling and to develop further your skills in supplier quality, manufacturing processes and supply chain.

 Apply today!

This recruitment is handled by our recruitment partner, Moveup Consulting AB. To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to

If you have questions regarding Coala Life or this open position, please contact Daniel at +46 (0)733 87 27 24 or Tom Bergqvist at +46 (0)733 87 2722

Coala Life was founded in Sweden with a mission to develop patient-centric solutions powered by smart algorithms. The company is on a mission to digitally transform the field of cardiac diagnostics, to help win the battle against the world’s leading cause of death – heart disease.

The COALA Heart Monitor is used by thousands of patients and over 200 connected providers to help detect early signs of heart disease and alleviate worries. Our unique innovations have received multiple prestigious awards and supported by over USD 20 million in funding.

We make it possible for everyone to monitor and analyze their heart. Anytime, anywhere.