R & D Engineering Supervisor, Medical Devices -Galway - Ireland

  • Job Reference: NET - 173913
  • Date Posted: 26 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A major Multi - National Medical Devices Company in Galway, City, Ireland wish to recruit the follow post:



You will lead, grow and motivate a highly talented, diverse, world-class performance engineering team responsible for Delivery Systems to support Structural heart product lines. You will drive innovation of Delivery System concepts to support next-generation designs and novel applications in other 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 judgement. 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.



Level 8 Degree in Engineering / Science or related discipline, Masters preferred.

Desirably with 3-5 years relevant experience within medical device environment.

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

Experienced in a medical device market and have a proven results driven track record.

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

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


A very attractive Salary/Benefits Package is on offer and negotiable


Please forward your CV immediately to:


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