Medical Director

Medical Director 2500 581 bloom diagnostics

– for medical technology company with Class I and Class II diagnostic devices

Accessible healthtech and better diagnostics have the power to shift the healthcare paradigm from reactive to proactive; that’s why we develop speedy and user-friendly diagnostics technology that can be used in the comfort of your home. We are on the lookout for a Medical Director who is dedicated to leveraging their top-notch expertise and network to help advance the diagnostics sector and bring meaningful health benefits to our users.

A little about your future role…

You will:

  • Analyse, determine and prove medical and clinical feasibility and validation of our upcoming products
  • Set bloom’s medical strategy in line with our business strategy
  • Provide bloom with expertise on the advancement of medical best practices and technologies, leading and scaling our in-house research team
  • Develop strong networks of external experts, advisors and opinion leaders and build intelligence and awareness of future trends that can deliver value to users
  • Advocate for and develop the positioning of bloom within the scientific, medical and industry related communities
  • Serve as a medical resource for clinical issues raised by internal and external collaborators, investigators, consultants and contract resources
  • Adhere to and provide advice on regulatory guidelines
  • Lead a team of medical researchers, regulatory experts and give medical guidance in all marketing and PR topics

A little about you…

  • M.D. PhD/ Dr. med. with high scientific qualifications
  • Experience working as a medical doctor/practitioner
  • Experience working within the pharma industry
  • 3+ years in a medical director role or reporting directly to a medical director
  • Scientific rigour and curiosity, with demonstrated ability to understand the detailed science and clinical relevance of diagnostics
  • Excellent understanding of healthcare systems in Europe
  • High level of collaboration and ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organisation
  • Project management is your second nature, always aiming for effective management and reaching of deadlines, within a fast-paced and flexible startup environment
  • You have a positive and resilient attitude, even when encountering problems or when things go haywire.
  • A great communicator. You understand the importance of wording and how your skills can substantially impact the company and deliver value to both scientific and consumer audiences.
  • Experience with ISO standards and compliance is a plus – we are big fans of ISO 9001 & 13485 and the upcoming IVDR.
  • Fluent in English at a professional level; German and/or other languages are always a plus (we have an international team)

Don’t have experience with all the points above?

Don’t worry, we are big fans of learning, training and coaching on the job. Shoot us an email and explain how we can help each other grow.

A little about us…

Bloom is an international company, with home bases in Zurich and Vienna. Our team has proven experience in the European healthtech, home-testing and medical research sectors and a proven track record of resilience in the competitive startup scene.

We value self-motivation and self-awareness, entrepreneurship, long-term thinking and collaborative teamwork. We are in the healthcare space and this requires us to constantly reflect upon how we impact the lives of our users. After all, we care for their health.

What you can expect:

  • Working in a next-generation healthtech company, building and scaling a market from anew
  • Flexible working hours and the ability to organise home-office days
  • Team activities and outings (hiking, team retreats, etc.)
  • International work environment with English as the working language
  • Investment in your further education and learning
  • Spacious, open-plan office in the 7th district in Vienna
  • Flat-hierarchy, with an open communication style and feedback
  • Opportunity to make a positive impact on the healthcare industry


For this full-time position, we offer a competitive, negotiable salary depending on your level of experience and skill. We want you to participate in our company’s success: this is why we also offer equity options to our team members.

According to the Federal Collective Bargaining Agreement (Rahmenkollektivvertrag für Angestellte im Handwerk und Gewerb, Dienstleistung in Information und Consulting:, the salary class for this position is class V, starting at 5.500 €.

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To apply, send us an email at! We are proud of our diverse and international team and are an equal opportunity employer, meaning we don’t discriminate in our hiring based on age, gender, race, or anything else. We look forward to receiving your cover letter and CV.