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Senior Engineer - Contract

Job Title: Senior Engineer - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Galway
REF: 93462
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 0868395531

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

Main Duties/Responsibilities:
  • Lead complex projects from initial concept to final validation, aligned to PM BOK standards.
  • Planning, budgeting and leading of continuous improvement and /or new product/process based projects.
  • Taking responsibility for integrating the Vertebral Documentation / Product Portfolio to Merit Standards
  • Continually assessing and reviewing day to day manufacturing issues / practises, consistently striving for improvement by analysing, developing and implementing manufacturing techniques and materials to provide robust improvements in compliance with FDA and regulatory requirements.
  • Working independently and leading project teams or working as part of an overall project team on specific assignment objectives, complex features and possible solutions.
  • Plans, organizes and provides direction to engineers, technicians and Production personnel, as required.
  • Provide input and direction to management on various technical issues.
  • Generates ECN (Engineering Change Notices), Protocols and prototypes under broad direction.
  • Performs other related duties and tasks as required.

Minimum Qualifications/Competencies:
  • Degree in Engineering or related technical field.
  • At least 7 years previous related experience, or which at least 2yrs in a supervising capacity.
  • Formal project management training an advantage.
  • Working knowledge of Product and Process development, Risk Management, Design Validation and Regulatory Systems
  • Experience dealing with Marketing, Clinical and Regulatory personnel and enhancing feedback to device concepts
  • Good working knowledge of medical device materials and processes.
  • Experience dealing with Marketing, Clinical and Regulatory personnel..
  • Demonstrated analytical problem solving abilities including working knowledge of Statistics and associated tools.
  • Ability to manage cross functional teams.
  • Demonstrated experience of applying Lean tools / Six Sigma techniques to improve business processes & performance. Green Belt or Black Belt certification an advantage.
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills and the ability to work effectively as a team member.

For further information on this Senior Engineer role in Galway please contact Caroline Kingston on 0868395531 /
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