R & D Engineer - Medical Devices, Galway IRELAND

  • Job Reference: NET - 173559
  • Date Posted: 9 July 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

R & D Engineer - Major Multi-National Medical Company, Galway City, Ireland


You will contribute to developing products for use in medical procedures as defined/required by the business needs of the company. You will be responsible for establishing the most effective, reliable and cost effective processing methods for manufacturing operation. You will provide technical support to product and process development and on field related activities such as clinical programs and complaint investigations. You will be leading multidiscipline teams in planning and implementing the introduction of new products, in line with marketing plans and undertaking specific projects as designated in support of the business activities of the Company. You will support the introduction/implementation of product/process/materials changes to the manufacturing operation. You will participate in sourcing, testing and approving materials. You will monitor and evaluate safety practices and ensure compliance with legislation and understand and operate to departmental and company quality procedures. You will represent the Company externally with our customers. You will document design/development/test activities as required in Engineering Laboratory notebooks.



Degree level 8 in Engineering / Science or related discipline and with 2 or more years medical device technology experience ideally in interventional vascular devices

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

Experienced with biomedical materials and processing knowledge, experience of medical device design procedures and proven track record in innovative design, development/manufacturing implementation programs.

Strong interpersonal, leadership and team skills are desirable.

A good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

REMUNERATION: Attractive Salary/Benefits Package on offer

APPLICATION: If interested in applying for this post, please email your CV immediately to:


For informal enquiries, please ring Christy on 087-9473404 or 00353 87 9473404 (if outside Ireland)