R&D Engineer - Product Design

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland Salary: Healthcare
Sector: R&D Type: Permanent

Role: R&D Engineer - Product Design

Location: Parkmore, Galway

Benefits: Salary, Healthcare and Pension contribution.

You will be working in a Medical Device company (250-300 employees on site) in a fast-paced dynamic R+D team. They have two facilities in Ireland, with Galway being home to their International Research & Development Centre. In the outsourcing field of medical devices, my client helps customers advance devices from early stage funding to commercialization

What I will be doing as an R&D Engineer?

  • Support or lead development of new products meeting business needs and through the adherence to internal procedure and regulatory requirements.
  • Independently evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria.
  • Analyze data and makes recommendations for change to products and processes.

Product Development

  • Review product designs, test protocols and co-develop critical characteristics/tolerances for initial testing, validations and subsequent routine manufacturing controls.
  • Participate in design evaluations where appropriate.
  • Support product development builds including prototype and pre-production build

Continuous Improvement Support

  • Support design and process improvement activities.
  • Act as an advocate for continuous improvement activities using statistical techniques, lean manufacturing tool, six sigma, design experimentation for products and equipment, to achieve targets.

What I need to be an R&D Engineer - Product Design?

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in engineering or material Science.
  • 2 to 6 years of experience preferably in the medical device industries or other comparable industries (e.g. electronics, automotive etc...)
  • Proficiency and experience in 2D and 3D CAD Modelling using Solidworks or equivalent is an advantage.

If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity with a leading company going through an exciting growth phase please respond with an updated CV or call me on 01 888 3477 for immediate consideration.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

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