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Senior R&D Engineer

Location: Limerick
Experience:7-9 Years
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Not Disclosed
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Would you like to join a leading medical device company in Limerick, and further develop your career?
Here is an exciting opportunity to work on innovative and life saving products.

The Responsibilities of this role include:

  • Perform Duties of Senior Research & Development Engineer:
  • Design and process development:
  • Prototyping and test method design.
  • Design and process evaluation, reviews, specifications, verification and validation, protocols and reports and transfer to production activities in a timely and effective manner.
  • Product and project risk analysis and risk management.
  • Develop prototypes which are consistent with the clinical and design requirements of the project.
  • Research new therapies and design solutions to develop and complement the existing product portfolio.
  • Introduce new equipment, materials and technologies.
  • Generation of Design History File documentation.
  • Support of regulatory submissions.
  • Work closely with Key Opinion Leaders, physicians and product managers to develop innovative medical devices to improve patient care.
  • Project lead for assigned Research & Development team/s including technical and project management leadership responsibly, if required.
  • Mentorship of more junior engineers.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Third level degree in Mechanical, Biomedical, Science, Design or similar discipline, Masters or Ph.D. level preferred but not essential.
  • 7+ years’ experience essential.
  • Proven Project Leadership abilities.
  • Strong statistical understanding and experience, including good working knowledge of Excel and/or Minitab.
  • Good Project Management methodology and skills.
  • Proven track record in delivering quality results in a timely effective manner.
  • Good mechanical design and understanding of engineering fundamentals with extensive medical device materials knowledge.
  • Good working knowledge of Solidworks and/or Pro Engineer CAD.
  • Good working knowledge of medical device quality & regulatory systems and medical device directives, EU Medical Device Regulation 2017/745, (ISO13485 and FDA CFR 820).

If you meet the minimum qualifications and requirements, and are interested in this role, please apply here today.


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