Process Development Engineer - Medical Devices - Galway - IRE

  • Job Reference: NET - 174007
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: €1.00
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A Major Medical Devices Company in Galway, Ireland is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified person for the following post:



At our Process Development Department, we focus on designing and developing cutting edge equipment and processes for medical devices in the Cardiac & Vascular Group. Our Engineers are directly involved in the development of innovative processes and products to deliver products for use in medical procedures.


You will contribute to and partner with PDP functions to define, execute and deliver on NPD requirements. You will be responsible for the development & optimization of new manufacturing concepts and technologies. You will provide solutions to complex technical problems associated with processes and equipment using problem solving techniques and methodologies. You will be involved in process innovation with emphasis on improving quality, reducing process variation, reducing cycle time and cost down initiatives. You will participate in or lead Equipment and Process Development, Process Characterization and Process Qualification to support new product introduction. You will actively participate in new product development teams with specific responsibility for developing robust and capable processes, ensuring R&D and Operations needs and targets are incorporated into the plans and activities. You will design, develop and progress a process from concept phase into commercialization phase and actively participate in best continuous improvement initiatives within Process Development. You will utilize functional excellence in process development including DRM, MOS, Process Characterization, Equipment Development, COS and Six Sigma.


Degree level 8 in Engineering / Science or related discipline and desirably with medical device technology experience with at least 3 -5 years in a comparable role.

A dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional, cross-site teams.

Experienced with a good understanding of the product and process development process.

Good organizational, presentation and project management skills are desirable.

A good communicator at all levels and with all functions in the organization and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

REMUNERATION: Excellent Salary/Benefits Package on offer and negotiable


Please forward CV immediately to:

For informal enquiries, please phone Christy O'Hara on 087-9473404 and if outside Ireland 00353 87 9473404