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Senior R&D Engineer

Job Title: Senior R&D Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 87143
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Mullery
Telephone: 091 730022

Senior R&D Engineer job in Galway
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Senior R&D Engineer for their site. The successful candidate will be responsible for product design and development decisions, providing technical input to device development based on fundamental engineering principles.

  • Honours degree in Mechanical/Biomedical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in all stages of medical device R&D.

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Develop a deep understanding of the disease state, gather user needs, and translate into technical specifications.
  • Generate creative product solutions to address unmet needs.
  • 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.
  • Identify and select product materials, assembly methods and define process settings.
  • Develop and deliver project plans to performance, time and cost targets.
  • Leverage and liaise with external resources to achieve project goals.
  • Identify and manage of key risks throughout the product lifecycle.
  • Write procedures, protocols, specifications, and reports.
  • Evaluate and assess physician (user) techniques and develop product training materials.
  • Develop marketing materials (presentations/videos/demos).

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.

For further information on this Senior R&D Engineer role in Galway or any other Engineering opportunities please contact Jenny Mullery on 091 730022 /
I look forward to hearing from you - Anthony Cummins, Engineering Recruitment Consultant

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