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Engineering & Technical

Product Development Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 2/01/2018
Job Reference: 87163

Job Description

Contact: Deirdre Finnerty
Telephone: 091730022

Product Development Engineer
Our client, a technology company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Product Development Engineer

Design of mechatronic sensor assemblies according to technical requirements. Drive new product designs through all development phases.

Responsibilities & Qualifications:
  • Develop and articulate "voice of the customer" and translate into product definitions.
  • Provide solutions to a variety of technical problems for temperature sensing products
  • Creates drawings and project documentation according internal & external orders
  • Project Management of new and existing engineering projects from demand creation to production
  • Technical Interface between TE Sales team and the customer.
  • Identification of new technologies or application trends in the market place
  • Ability to create new ideas and provide innovative solutions giving TE a strong competitive advantage.
  • Work with manufacturing to prepare detail costing including P&L analysis
  • Control and assist in the production of prototype orders.
  • Generation of manufacturing sheets and MRP setups for new product release.
  • Ability to read, interpret and implement requirements per detailed customer product specifications.

  • Engineering Degree in Electronic, Mechanical or Mechatronic.

Professional Experience
  • At least 2/3 years of experience as product development engineer in related industry.
  • Knowledge of electronic related or sensor products.
  • Design of electromechanical assemblies for high volume electronics industry.
  • Experience in Lean Product Development a distinct advantage.
  • Customer interfacing with an ability to translate concepts into cost-effective designs.

Special Qualifications, Knowledge & Skills
  • Professional, structured, autonomous, reliable and creative work style
  • Experience using SolidWorks or similar CAD package.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent team player with strong communication skills.
  • Fluent in English both written and spoken with professional presentation skills

Other important things to note
  • Willingness to travel with work, if required, on occasion.

For further information on this Product Development Engineer role in Galway please contact Deirdre Finnerty on 091730022 /
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