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107512 - Packaging Design & Development Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 25/03/2020
Job Reference: 107512
Contact Name: Amanda Reynolds
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Job Description

Packaging Design & Development Engineer - Galway - 107512
Packaging Design & Development Engineer

My MNC medical device manufacturing client are searching for a Packaging Design and Development Engineer for their Galway site. You will be working in the Advanced Engineering & Technical Services (AETS) where the focus is on Packaging Development supporting the Coronary Structural Heart & Aortic Peripheral Vascular business units. You will be directly involved in the design and development of innovative products and processes for use in medical procedures across a broad array of R&D programs.

  • You will contribute to and partner with the New Product Development (NPD) functions to define, execute and deliver on New Product Development requirements.
  • Lead development of packaging components and assemblies for medical devices.
  • Serves as a subject matter expert on cross-functional, cross-divisional project teams focusing on design, technology and process.
  • Supports verification, validation, and implementation of package systems for both design and process development.
  • Actively collaborates with Packaging and Labeling peers across the company to identify and implement best practices.
  • Lead technical root cause investigations and implement corrective actions.
  • Develops technical documentation including design specs, input requirements, validations and technical reports in accordance with quality system requirements.
  • Utilizes knowledge of FDA and ISO requirements related to packaging and labeling, ensuring robust package validation and qualification.
  • Utilize project management skills to gain alignment, lead cross functional teams, and drive continuous improvement projects that focus on “best in class” outcomes.
  • You will utilize functional excellence in packaging development following Design for Reliability and Manufacturability practices (DRM), 3D Software Design (SolidWorks, FEA), Statistics (Minitab) along with Project Management techniques.

  • Compliance and Integrity: Promotes and practices a culture of integrity, ethics and compliance with laws and policies
  • Boundaryless: Collaborates across organizational boundaries
  • Clear Thinking: Translates complexity into simplicity and articulates crispy and clearly. Creates and communicates clear strategy/plan. Demonstrates good judgement
  • Executes: Takes accountability for and delivers consistent decisions, actions and results
  • Driven to Win: Be passionate and driven, with the ability to making tough decisions in difficult situations
  • Experience: Qualified person to Degree level L8 in Engineering/Science or a related discipline, Masters desirably, with three (3) years relevant experience

For further information on this Packaging Design & Development Engineer role in Galway please contact Amanda Reynolds on 0860468858/

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