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R&D Manufacturing Engineer

Job Title: R&D Manufacturing Engineer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Cork
REF: 83172
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

R&D Manufacturing Engineer

Our client, a pharmaceutical company in Cork are currently looking to recruit an R&D Manufacturing Engineer for their site in Cork for an 18 month contract.

Under supervision, develops, directs, and executes plans for moderately complex projects that may represent segments of a larger, more complex project. Under limited supervision/guidance, compiles, analyzes, and reports operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified products, processes, and materials.

  • Works independently to plan and schedule own activities necessary to meet timelines.
  • Designs and coordinates standard engineering tests and experiments.
  • Designs, procures, and fabricates tooling and fixtures.
  • Performs troubleshooting on new products/process problems as related to design, material, or process.
  • Applies technical knowledge to innovate, design, and develop processes, procedures, tooling and/or automation.
  • Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from test results.
  • Prepares standard reports/documentation to communicate results to technical community.
  • Responsible for engineering documentation.
  • May train and/or provide work direction to technicians.
  • Works cooperatively with process development, quality, manufacturing, regulatory, clinical, and marketing to ensure project success.
  • Demonstrates PDP/TPD system knowledge through delivery of high quality deliverables.
  • Build quality into all aspects of their work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements.
  • Fully participates in and successfully contributes to project teams typically including the following activities: product design and development, materials and/or product testing, preparation of specifications, process capability studies, research investigations (animal and clinical studies), protocol and report preparation.
  • Interfaces with Physicians/Cath Lab personnel to obtain feedback on concepts and performance of new devices.
  • Invents/ creates concepts and designs for new products/processes, and submits idea disclosures.
  • The process development engineer works on Neurovascular new product projects with the goal of designing and developing capable manufacturing processes from product concept into product commercialization.
  • Ensures proper documentation is completed to meet quality systems requirements. (e.g., BOM?s, Routers, FMEA?s, etc.)
  • Provides Design for Manufacturability (DFM) input to the engineering print package.
  • Contributes ideas to or generates Intellectual Property submissions.
  • Oversees development builds associated with the project using special work requests.
Qualifications and Experience necessary:
  • B.S. degree in engineering or applicable technical field (mechanical or biomedical preferred)
  • Prior experience in medical device industry preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with good leadership abilities.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Strong technical capabilities and project management capability to develop aspects of assigned projects on time and within budget.

Up to 10% Travel Required

For further information on this R&D Manufacturing Engineer in Cork please contact Tracy Lenihan on 091730022 /
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