Process Development Engineer


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Location Cork
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Contract
Contact Brian Walsh

Process Development Engineer

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Job ID: JOB-12591

Process Development Engineer – Cork


  • The Process Development Engineer will support the introduction of new chemical based healthcare products. You will be responsible for delivering innovative and practical manufacturing solutions that support various processes within the manufacture of a new chemical product. In addition to technical expertise, you will bring strong ownership qualities and team building skills encouraging an environment of growth and personal development.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Provide a link between R&D team and Cork site to technically understand requests and develop manufacturing process to meet needs.
  • Support R&D activity during the product design phase
  • Manage a process introduction while mitigating product and process risk, increasing yields and improving efficiency. Plan, execute and document DOE’s, process characterizations, PFMEAs, SOP’s etc.
  • Lead the process introduction through validation works ensuring all stakeholders’ needs are met and all inputting departments have completed their roles effectively and on time.
  • Plan for a process introduction with a key interest in budget and timelines ensuring these do not drift while ensuring quality of the product is not impacted.
  • Applying innovative problem solving to address process, safety, product, timeline, budget risks.
  • Identify and implement new technologies where needed to support chemical processes.
  • Mentor junior PD engineers in NPI methodologies.


Interested applicants should have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mechanical or a related Engineering field is required
  • 5 years’ proven experience in NPI for medical devices
  • Previous experience in chemical processing is a help but not essential.
  • Previous experience in sterilization processing is a help but not essential.
  • Experience developing processes through risk and validation streams.
  • Key areas of interest will be Validation, risk management, change management, statistical analysis, and process characterization.
  • Experience with ISO requirements and GMP guidelines, FDA regulations, medical device design control, and manufacturing scale up processes
  • Experience participating in multi-functional teams and NPD design transfer to manufacturing


For further information on Process Development role in Cork please contact Brian Walsh on +353 86 0449371 or


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Brian Walsh


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Process Development Engineer

Brian Walsh

Role Type Contract
Contact Brian Walsh
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