R&D Engineer

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: about 1 month ago
Role type: Contract
Industry: Life Sciences & Engineering Practice, Engineering Leaders and Specialists
Contact name: Emma Mullen
Contact email: emma.mullen@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

The Role

You will be working in the Research & Development Department, where you would be directly involved in working on the development of innovative products for use in medical procedures, as part of the R&D team.

  • You will contribute to developing products for use in medical procedures as defined/required by the business needs of the company.
  • You will design, develop, analyse, troubleshoot, and provide technical skills during research and/or product development.
  • You will collaborate with cross functional team to manage and deliver new product builds.
  • You will support the introduction/implementation of product/process/materials changes to the manufacturing operation.
  • You will be responsible for establishing the most effective, reliable, and cost-effective processing methods for manufacturing operation.
  • You will be actively involved in sourcing, testing and approving materials.
  • You will collaborate with cross functional team to design and develop novel test methods to assess performance of new product design.
  • You will apply understanding of anatomy & physiology with engineering knowledge in materials and processes to develop new test methods.
  • You will prepare test protocols & reports and lead associated testing to ensure that new products/ product changes are adequately evaluated/tested with respect to new product requirements.
  • You will develop, coordinate and conduct technical reliability studies and evaluations of engineering design concepts and design of experiments (DOE) constructs.
  • You will document design/development/test activities as required in Engineering Laboratory notebooks.
  • You will be responsible for monitoring and evaluating safety practices and ensure compliance to company quality management system.

The Person

  • Minimum Level 8 Degree in Engineering / Science or related discipline with minimum of 3 years relevant direct engineering experience
  • Experience with SolidWorks CAD software.
  • Medical device technology experience, injection moulding or coating processes.
  • Experience in test method and/or component spec development for new products.
  • Experience in biomedical materials, manufacturing knowledge and medical device design procedures.
  • A proven track record in innovative design, product development and manufacturing.

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Emma Mullen at HRM on 087 6369263 for a confidential discussion.


Emma Mullen

Consultant - Life Science & Engineering Practice

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