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Engineering & Technical

Senior R&D Engineer - Cork

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Cork
Date: 17/10/2018
Job Reference: 98497

Job Description

Contact: Bimi Felix
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 086 8395533

Senior R&D Engineer

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

Job Description
  • Develops products, materials, processes, or equipment for projects of moderate complexity.
  • 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.
  • 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, 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.
  • Executes the functional deliverables associated with the PDP/TDP, Project Management, and Quality Systems.
  • 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.
  • Writes validation protocols and reports applicable to new processes.
  • Contributes ideas to or generates Intellectual Property submissions.
  • Oversees development builds associated with the project using special work requests.
What are we looking for
  • B.S. degree in engineering or applicable technical field (mechanical or biomedical preferred)
  • 3+ years’ of experience in the medical device industry preferred
  • Prefer prior experience in medical device development
  • 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.


For further information on this R&D Engineer role in Galway please contact Bimi on 086 8395531 / recruit@hero.ie

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