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Senior R&D Engineer

Location: Dublin
Experience:5-7 Years
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Not Disclosed
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  • Our client a well-funded and high potential medical device start up are currently seeking a Senior R&D Engineer to join their team. The Senior R&D Engineer will have a minimum of five years’ experience in the design, development, evaluation and manufacture of medical devices is required. Reporting to the CTO the Senior R&D Engineer will work with a cross functional team to develop a novel medical device solution and ensure end user, design control and regulatory requirements are met during the process. Senior R&D Engineer must be a self starter, proactive and have a positive attitude, a hands-on approach to projects, a strong work ethic, an ability to work both on their own as well as in a cross functional team in a dynamic entrepreneurial environment.

    • Design, development, testing, and manufacture of novel medical device product.
    • Lead test method development and validation.
    • Identify and develop innovative design and process solutions to meet the complex clinical needs associated with medical procedures.
    • Develop detailed project plans for assigned product responsibilities to include design, development, design control, quality and regulatory requirements.
    • Lead risk management activity for assigned product development area.
    • Proven ability to compile and mange technical reviews.
    • Proficient in technical writing and in the development and writing of test protocols and reports.
    • Lead the design transfer of products from development stage to manufacture.
    • Proven ability to compile complex data, analyse and distil to deliver clear concise recommendations to drive device design.
    • Create, communicate and execute research programs and project plans to meet project deadlines.
    • Formulate new, innovative approaches to solve technical problems.
    • Communicate key information and recommendations to influence technical decisions and strategy.
    • Engage in a continuous program of learning to broaden knowledge in technical expertise.
    • Any additional duties upon the request of the supervisor or management.

    • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Life Sciences or Engineering discipline combined with 5+ years medical device product development / manufacturing experience.
    • Higher level qualification (MSc, PhD) in medical device technology an advantage but not essential.
    • Excellent understanding of the fundamentals of medical device regulatory requirements related to design and development activities.
    • Proficient on the use of Solidworks models, drawings and assemblies.
    • Expert in one or more engineering/analytical and related software tools excel, matlab, Microsoft
    • Experience in development of medical devices and/or biodegradable implants would be preferable.
    • Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with all levels of the company.
    • Ability to build positive working relationships, both internally and externally.
    • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time.

    For further information please contact James Cassidy or call in confidence 0860204322


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