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Engineering & Technical

Senior/Principle R&D Engineer - Cork

Contract Type: Contract
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Location: Cork
Date: 19/07/2018
Job Reference: 96921

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Email: caroline@hero.ie
Telephone: 0868395531
Principle R&D Engineer - Contract
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Senior R&D Engineer for their site in Cork for an 18 month contract.
Responsibilities:
  • Develops technical solutions to complex technical problems, where analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of variable factors
  • Assume the role of technical mentor for engineers in the function
  • 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.
  • Applies technical knowledge to innovate, design, and develop processes, procedures, tooling and/or automation.
  • 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 process development, 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.
  • Fully participates in and successfully contributes to project teams typically including the following activities: product design and development, materials and/or product testing, preparation of specifications, process capability studies, research investigations (animal and clinical studies), protocol and report preparation.
  • Invents/ creates concepts and designs for new products/processes, and submits idea disclosures.
  • The process development engineer works on Neurovascular new product projects with the goal of designing and developing capable manufacturing processes from product concept into product commercialization.
  • Ensures proper documentation is completed to meet quality systems requirements. (e.g., BOM’s, Routers, FMEA’s, etc.)
  • Contributes ideas to or generates Intellectual Property submissions.
  • Oversees development builds associated with the project using special work requests.

Qualifications and Experience necessary:
  • B.S. degree in engineering or applicable technical field (mechanical or polymer preferred) with 8 or more years experience. Related Master’s with 4 + years experience.
  • Broad based business experience in high performance multi-national enterprise, at least 3 years of which has been spent in operations and/or technical leadership level in Medical Device or other highly regulated industries.
  • Strong analytical ability with a high aptitude for understanding systems, gathering data and performing research.
  • 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 Manufacturing Engineer in Cork please contact Caroline on 091730022 / tracy@hero.ie
Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie

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