Senior Project Mgt Office Engineer - Medical Devices- Galway

  • Job Reference: NET - 174078
  • Date Posted: 22 December 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 Medical Devices Company in Galway, Ireland is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified person for the following post:



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 be responsible for representing the Project Management Office (PMO) group on teams serving as PMO in the execution of the project. You will build cross functional project schedules from first principles. You will be leading project management activities (e.g. project planning, tracking, risk management, communications) within New Product Development (NPD) projects, lead continuous improvement projects to drive better execution of NPD projects and drive projects/sub-projects as necessary. You may have responsibility for resource management activities. You will support the overall project management infrastructure (metrics, reporting, administration, business reviews etc.). You will contribute occasionally as leader of crisis teams chartered with getting projects back on track. You will participate in implementing best practice tools and techniques in project management within NPD projects and within the Galway site. You will manage changing priorities on projects through effective schedule management and deployment of PM methodologies. You will keep Team Leader and key Sponsors and Stakeholders abreast of organizational capacity constraints and portfolio risks. You will operate as role model by striving for continuous improvement and being an agent of change.



We are looking for a qualified person to Degree level 8 in Engineering / Science or related discipline and desirably with 3-5 years' experience working in Project Management environment.

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

You are experienced with MS project, MS Office and good team skills with a high level of enthusiasm and motivation.

Good communication, organizational, presentation and leadership skills are desirable.

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

REMUNERATION: An excellent Salary/Benefits Package is on offer and negotiable


Please forward your CV in WORD FORMAT to:

Informal enquiries to Christy O'Hara on 087-9473404 or 00353 879473404 if outside Ireland