Senior R&D Engineer – Product Development


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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Ciaran Fahy

Senior R&D Engineer – Product Development

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Job ID: JOB-11404

Senior R&D Engineer – Product Development

We are looking to speak with experienced R&D Engineers about this great new job opportunity in Galway with one of our leading clients. This company stands out for their culture, exceptional career development pathways and unrivalled rewards and recognition packages.

This exciting new job opportunity is located in Galway, voted “Europe’s most Friendliest City 2020”!


  • Lead and be an integral part of the team tasked with the development process from concept generation through to design verification
  • Assist in the development of intellectual property generated by development activities
  • Ensure the application of new and existing technologies to provide the optimum delivery system design
  • Participate in trials with physicians to provide clinically relevant feedback on product designs
  • Provide technical feedback during frequent technical contact with customers to optimise product design
  • Support the maintenance of product files and other relevant documentation to comply with quality standards
  • Compile project plans and lead team to develop devices in accordance with planned activities, budget and timelines 

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Level 8 Engineering, science or equivalent degree
  • 5 to 8 Year’s Industry Experience in a medical product development environment with a proven track record of leading teams in device development
  • Experience in coordinating and leading Design Reviews and the compilation of associated documentation
  • Leading the team to carry out actions in accordance with the project plan and deliver projects through key milestone phases and associated activities
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of ISO 13485 & FDA 21 CFR Part 820 Design Control requirements
  • Proven experience of minimally invasive Medical Device design, development and manufacturing
  • Proven experience in leading teams performing FMEA’s, verifications and validations for medical devices products and processes. Knowledge and experience with Medical Device sterilisation processes, specifically gamma and EtO sterilisation
  • Proven experience of work with catheter technology, catheter design and testing and catheter manufacturing a distinct advantage
  • Experience with engineering tools such as DOE, SPC, and using Minitab
  • 3D modelling experience
  • Working knowledge of biocompatible metal and/or polymer materials

Company Benefits

  • Annual bonus
  • Health insurance 
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Christmas bonus voucher
  • Paid holidays
  • Free parking & overflow carpark
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Laptop
  • Sports & Social membership
  • Training & development opportunities
  • Educational Assistance

For further information on this Senior R&D Engineer role in Galway please contact Ciaran Fahy on 087-4108620 or 

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Ciaran Fahy


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Senior R&D Engineer – Product Development

Ciaran Fahy

Role Type Permanent
Contact Ciaran Fahy
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