Hy2Care is an innovative, clinical stage start-up in the Medical Device industry, supporting the fight against osteoarthritis by creating solutions for prevention and cure of cartilage damage. Hy2Care’s first product is CartRevive™, a hydrogel implant, repairing cartilage damages in the knee.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic new colleague to join us building Hy2Care’s future:

Program Manager (0.8 - 1.0 FTE)

The challenge

You will be part of a young, dynamic and passionate organization that is involved in developing medical devices to prevent the onset osteoarthritis.  You will work within a small, driven and enthusiastic team of professionals, with little hierarchy, working hard to get results and celebrate our successes.  
In this position you will manage and lead projects and oversee the operational program for development of the device to product launch. The role includes writing protocols and technical reports and ensuring execution of activities outlined in the Product Realization Plan and various study plans including timelines and budgets. The Program manager is instrumental in the coordination and/or execution of the process for compiling the Technical File which complies to EU and US regulations for medical devices. The Program Manager will actively participate in working according to and improving the QMS system.
You will support the Manager Operations in evaluation, selection and management of partners and will report to the COO.

The person

To fill in this position we are looking for a person who:

  • Has a structured approach, organizational skills and a hands-on mentality
  • Is pro-active, result- and solution oriented
  • Is a team player, connector and networker
  • Understands strategic direction, interrelationships and business needs 
  • Has excellent communication skills in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Has BSc/MSc degree in business administration or alike, with at least 3 years experience in a medical device environment
  • Is able to build up relationships with partners while balancing between the company’s interests and the client’s interest, sometimes looking for mutually actable solutions or compromises
  • Has at least 2 years experience in managing projects in multi-disciplinary setting including the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Has experience in product launch and contracting and has understanding of and experience with regulatory approval of medical devices (EU/USA) in an ISO 13485 regulated field 
  • Experience with MDR is a pre

The offer

We offer you an employment contract for a period of one year, with the possibility of extension and a competitive market-oriented salary and secondary benefits. Work location is Geleen (Chemelot Campus).

Are you interested?

Please send your CV and a motivation letter indicating why you are interested in the job and why you are the perfect candidate, before June 19th 2023 to

For additional questions, please contact: Mrs. Sanna Severins COO, via


Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.