Senior R&D Engineer

Posted 15 May 2023
Job type Permanent
Contact NamePatricia Deane

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment are seeking to recruit a Senior R&D Engineer for our client, based in the Waterford area.

This is a permanent role.

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Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Responsible for leading the development of new products & improving existing ones.

  • Lead a team through the new product introduction process taking projects from concept to product launch.

  • Manages compliance within the team- including design control, speed to market expectations, PDP process, project schedules, budgets, CERs.

  • Initiates and maintains all project management documentation.

  • Leads the Design and conduct experiments to evaluate the performance of the product.

  • Provide insights and recommendations for product improvement.


What are we looking for?

  • Level 8 Degree in materials science, chemical engineering, biomedical engineering, physics, or related field; master’s degree or PhD a plus.

  • 5 years of experience in R&D of medical devices or related products.

  • Knowledge of materials science, polymer chemistry, and optics a plus.

  • Experience with experimental design and statistical analysis.

  • Familiarity with FDA regulations and ISO standards related to medical device development.

  • Contact lens manufacturing processes is a plus.

Apply for this job now by emailing your WORD formatted CV to Patricia (

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