Job Detail

Location Athlone
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Amanda Reynolds
email technical@hero.ie

Senior R&D Engineer

Senior R&D Engineer

My client are searching for a Senior R&D Engineer to join their Athlone site. You will be focusing on the development of cutting-edge medical devices in the Airway Management space and be directly involved in the development of innovative products for use in medical procedures in line with Global Marketing product pipelines & Customer needs.

 

Responsibilities:

  • You’ll be responsible for R&D Engineering with respect to developing device designs, testing methods, problem resolution, and analysis of customer feedback
  • May assist customer in device usage problems or customer testing of complex designs
  • As part of the EU MDR Compliance project, work with Manufacturing team in terms of design and manufacturability of Airways Management devices to MDR requirements
  • Design or specify Manufacturing inspection and testing mechanisms and equipment
  • Work with line supervisor and process validation team in terms of establishing gaps in the Project Validation Master Plans, creating schedules/timelines to address same and regularly reviewing the Master Validation Plans for adequacy
  • As part of a team, support the completion of Risk Management to include the use of tools such as Failure Modes Effect Analysis (FMEA), Fault Tree Analysis etc. to all product groups
  • Suggest relevant changes to procedures and update to standard operating procedures as necessary
  • Liaise with cross functional team members, developing strong partnering relationships with these to establish inspection methods which ensure effective product acceptance actives

 

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor / Master’s Degree level in Mechanical, Polymer, Biomedical or related Engineering /Science discipline and desirably with 6-7 years relevant experience
  • Experience in the design and development of new products in the Medical Device Industry
  • Good knowledge of Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) / Design Reliability Manufacturability (DRM) and CAD (Solidworks)
  • Familiar with problem solving techniques and methodologies
  • Broad biomedical materials knowledge, with knowledge of processing and joining technologies also
  • Basic knowledge of quality and regulatory requirements, e.g regulatory requirements from agencies or outside professional groups (e.g. FDA, ISO, ANSI,) and knowledge of EU MDR
  • Ability to adjust or recommend enhancements to systems and processes to solve problems or improve effectiveness of job area
  • Experience interfacing with clinicians and reducing feedback to device concepts
  • Experience with testing methods, procedures, and problems; device specification and yield problems; analysis of customer returns; supplier related engineering changes and optimizing device production relative to cost constraints
  • Can work independently with general supervision on larger, moderately complex projects
  • A dynamic player and can work effectively on cross-functional teams


For further information on this Senior R&D role in Athlone please contact Amanda Reynolds on 0860468858/ 
technical@hero.ie

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Amanda Reynolds

JOB-11360

Senior R&D Engineer

Amanda Reynolds

Role Type Permanent
Contact Amanda Reynolds
email technical@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 046 88 58
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