Senior R&D Engineer

Posted 22 September 2023
LocationGalway City
Job type Contract/temporary
Discipline EngineeringManufacturing
Reference10426 - M
Contact NameOliver Hayes

Job description

What you need to know

A leading medical device company that is at the forefront of developing new medical technologies is currently seeking a dynamic and driven Senior R&D Engineer for a 12-month contract in Galway City.

As a Senior R&D Engineer, you will report directly to the R&D Manager and actively participate in all areas of new product development including the design, development, and troubleshooting of new products.

This is a 12-month contract that offers hybrid working.

Your new job:

Key duties & responsibilities include:

• Design, develop, analyse, troubleshoot and provide technical skills during research and/or product development.
• Represent the company while interacting with physicians to understand their needs into product requirements and concepts.
• Provide leadership in technical innovation across the department.
• Identify and mitigate technological risks throughout the design process.
• Select materials and processes to come up with working designs.
• Interface effectively and build relationships with team members, other staff, and key suppliers, both locally and globally
• May be required to progress a project from concept phase into the commercialization phase and play a key role on the product and process fronts.
• Continually contribute to the generation of intellectual property.
• Coach and mentor junior members of staff.

What are we looking for?

• A minimum of Degree level 8 in Engineering or related discipline
• Minimum 4 - 6 years of relevant experience in the medical device industry.
• We are looking for a dynamic team player and leader who can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
• extensive medical device product development experience and a strong proven track record in innovation and technical leadership.
• A proven influencer who can drive large-scale technical initiatives.
• Knowledge of ISO standards for medical devices.
• Strong communication and presentation skills.

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