R & D Engineering Super - Medical Devices - Galway - Ireland

  • Job Reference: NET - 174156
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: €1.00 to €21.00
  • 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 for the following post

R & D Engineering Supervisor

Job Role:

At our Research & Development Department, we focus on the development of cutting edge medical devices in the Cardiac and Vascular space. Our Engineers are directly involved in the development of innovative products for use in medical procedures. The R&D Engineering Supervisor is directly involved in providing leadership and direction to a R&D team ensuring the implementation of tactical R&D activities.


You will lead, grow and motivate a highly talented, diverse, world-class performance engineering team responsible for Delivery Systems to support the Company's product lines. You will drive innovation of concepts to support new and next-generation designs and novel applications in cardiovascular applications. You will partner with internal and external experts to maintain and strengthen relevant technical expertise. You will grow and nurture cross site and cross functional relationships in a large, multi-site, matrixed organization. You will lead and ensure achievement of project objectives and milestones with initially complex or undetermined outcomes. You will contribute to project decision-making using personal expertise, customer input, and strong engineering and clinical judgment. You will manage experienced engineers and newly graduated engineers, involved in an array of product development and technology exploration projects. You will actively mentor, coach, and ensure career development plans are in place for direct reports. You will collaborate with project teams to establish objectives and evaluate progress of direct reports. You will understand and comply with company policies & procedures and external standards & guidance. You will generate novel and unique solutions to both engineering and organisational challenges.



We are looking for a qualified person to Level 8 Degree in Engineering / Science or related discipline, Master's degree is an advantage and desirably with 3-5 years relevant industrial experience.

You are a dynamic team player and leader and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.

You are experienced in the field of engineering and have a proven track record of delivering results.

Excellent team building, communication, people management and leadership skills are desirable.

You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.


Excellent Salary/Benefits Package negotiable


For immediate interview, please email your CV to:


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