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Engineering & Technical

R&D Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Galway
Date: 1/08/2017
Job Reference: 89003

Job Description

Contact: Bimi Felix
Email: bimi@hero.ie
Telephone: 091730022

R&D Engineer
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a R&D Engineer for their site.


Key Responsibilities include:
  • Generate device concepts within the project team to address product performance criteria.
  • Develop test models for prototype performance evaluations.
  • Build and test prototypes; analyse test data and interpret to identify optimal solution(s).
  • Create detailed component and finished device assembly drawings/specifications using SolidWorks.
  • Identify and select product materials, assembly methods and define process settings.
  • Contribute to the project team to deliver key objectives, meeting performance, time and cost targets.
  • Leverage and liaise with external vendors / resources to achieve project goals.
  • Write procedures, protocols, specifications, and reports.
  • Understand physician (user) techniques and clinical needs (disease state) and assist in developing product training materials.
Behaviours & Skills:
  • Strong design and technical ability based on a broad and deep knowledge of fundamental engineering principles.
  • Strong work ethic, creative problem solving, capable of working on own initiative. Excellent writing, presentation, and verbal communication skills essential.
Qualifications & Experience:
  • Honours degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering or equivalent.
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in all stages of medical device design and development (including design with SolidWorks, prototyping, and testing) is desired.
For further information on this R&D Engineer role in Galway please contact Bimi Felix on 091730022 / bimi@hero.ie
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