Staff Engineer

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Bonus
Sectors: R&D
Job Type: Permanent

Title: Staff Engineer - Prototypes Device Engineering

Role: Staff Engineer

Location: Parkmore, Galway, Their Global HQ

Benefits:

  • Excellent salary, Pension, Healthcare, yearly bonus.
  • Work on the full Medical Device design Lifecycle
  • Every Engineer will get time each week to come up with Product and Process advancements that will be put in front of a steering committee. The ideas that stand out will be developed and presented to my clients Global network. The Engineer/ Team will get recognition and monetary rewards. Also recognition with their name on the Patent.
  • Career path development and the opportunity to work in sister sites across the Globe.
  • Work on equipment that is unique to Europe

Company:

My client is ranked among the top 10 global companies in the medical device outsourcing industry, they specialize in the design and manufacture of minimally invasive delivery and access devices for a range of therapies. Headquartered in Galway, they has a global operational footprint with design and manufacturing facilities spanning the U.S., South America, Europe and Asia.

Description:

  • As a Staff Engineer you will work closely with the prototype manager, customers and internal stakeholders to develop prototype solutions for new and novel catheter applications in their key value driver therapies.
  • Lead technical engineer for the portfolio of Device prototypes currently been produced in Galway
  • Steer the prototype group and stakeholders ensuring the correct technologies and test equipment are identified and used.
  • Knowledge of catheters and access technologies in at least one of the following therapy areas: structural heart, coronary and neurovascular applications.
  • Responsibilities:
  • Lead project teams to deliver projects against agreed milestones with DS customers.
  • Influence the project scope, change request management and technically lead the respective projects.
  • The staff Engineer will be responsible for the technical leadership and deliverables for the project.
  • Customer management: The staff engineer will have responsibility for customer interaction specific to the project.
  • Drive project improvement activities using statistical techniques, lean manufacturing tools, Six Sigma, design experimentation for process and equipment, to achieve targets and manufacturing costs.
  • Partner with customers, suppliers, vendors and internal cross-functional teams to deliver project goals. Build and maintain a network of relationships in all Functions (R&D, Sales, Finance, Purchasing, Quality and manufacturing).
  • Contribute to business development opportunities including customer visits.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors or Masters in Engineering/Science or similar technical field.
  • 5+ years experience in medical devices, with exposure to medical devices and catheter technology a distinct advantage.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, in particular focusing on working with customers and the leadership of teams.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience in the design of composite shafts and their manufacturing processes, including,
  • Braiding, Coiling, welding, coating and Catheter assembly methods.

If you are interested in applying or have any questions on this position call/ email on the details provided and I am happy to help.

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