Job Detail

Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Amanda Reynolds

Senior R&D Engineer

Job ID: JOB-11287
Senior R&D Engineer

My leading multinational medical device manufacturing client are recruiting for a Senior R&D Engineer. In the R&D department you will be focusing on the development of cutting-edge medical devices. This role will be based at the Galway site but you will have the option of WFH 2/3 days a week on a permanent basis.


  • Identify and assess opportunities for device, technology & process development
  • Work from basic clinical need through opportunity assessment and device concept to prototype
  • Effectively represent Medtronic while interacting with physicians to distil their needs into product requirements and concepts
  • Participate in technical innovation across the department
  • Identify and mitigate technological risks throughout the design process
  • Apply understanding of anatomy & physiology with engineering knowledge in materials and processes to come up with working designs
  • Interface effectively and build relationships with team members, other staff and key technology and component suppliers, both locally and globally
  • May be required to progress a project from concept phase into commercialization phase and play a key role on the product /process /engineering /leadership fronts
  • Contribute to resolution technical challenges with existing designs and support portfolio sustaining activities
  • Contribute to generation of intellectual property
  • Delegate/direct work of experienced engineers
  • Provide coaching/guidance to less experienced team members

Key Skills & Experience

  • You will need your Bachelor/Master’s Degree level 8 in Mechanical, Biomedical or related engineering discipline and desirably with 5 years relevant experience
  • Ideally experience interfacing with physicians and reducing feedback to device concepts

For further information on this Senior R&D Engineer role in Galway please contact Amanda Reynolds on 0860468858/ 

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Amanda Reynolds


Senior R&D Engineer

Amanda Reynolds

Role Type Permanent
Contact Amanda Reynolds
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