R & D Engineer - Major Medical Devices Company, Galway, IRE

  • Job Reference: NET - 174283
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package negotiable
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

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

R & D ENGINEER

JOB ROLE/RESPONSIBILITIES:

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.

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 multidisciplinary 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.

QUALIFICATIONS:


YOUR PROFILE

We are looking for a qualified person to Degree level 8 in Engineering / Science or related discipline and with 2 or more years medical device technology experience ideally in interventional vascular devices.

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

You are 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.

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

REMUNERATION: Attractive Salary/Benefits is on offer/negotiable


APPLICATION: Please forward CV immediately to

coh@headhuntinternational.com

Informal confidential enquiries to: Christy O'Hara on 087-9473404 OR 00353 87 9473404 (if outside Ireland)