Senior R&D Engineer

Posted 09 November 2022
SalaryNegotiable
LocationGalway
Job type Contract
DisciplineEngineering Leaders and Specialists
ReferenceBBBH29530_1667973432
ContactMaeve Fahey

Job description

Our client is a global medical device healthcare solutions company who are committed to improving lives through medical technologies, services, and solutions. They operate across 350 facilities in 150 countries, with an innovative portfolio of over 46,000 patents. They are currently looking for an experienced Senior R&D Engineer. This opportunity is initially pitched as a 12 month contract, with likelihood of extension.

The Role

Key Responsibilities would include:

  • Design, develop, analyze, troubleshoot and provides technical skills during research and / or product development
  • Participate in technical innovation across the department
  • Identify and mitigate technological risks throughout the design process
  • Apply understanding of anatomy & physiology with engineering knowledge in materials and processes to generate feasible designs
  • Interface effectively and build relationships with team members, other staff and key technology and component suppliers, both locally and globally
  • Play a key role on the product /process /engineering /leadership fronts potentially progressing a project from concept phase into commercialization phase
  • Contribute to resolution of technical challenges with existing designs and support portfolio sustaining activities
  • Contribute to generation of intellectual property
  • Delegate/direct work of experienced engineers
  • Provide coaching/guidance to less experienced team members

The Person

In order to be considered for this exciting hourly rate Snr R&D Engineer role, specific requirements for the successful candidate would include:

  • Qualified person to Bachelor/Master's Degree level 8 in Mechanical, Biomedical or related engineering discipline and with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience.
  • Dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
  • Experienced interfacing with physicians and reducing feedback to device concepts.
  • You are an experienced professional in engineering development with extensive engineering knowledge and skills in some or all of the following: component and system design, materials (polymers and metals), sterilization of medical devices, test method development, design for six sigma principles, CAD (Solidworks preferred), pre-clinical evaluations, physician interactions, knowledge of anatomical use conditions (anatomy, physiology etc.), system requirements development, design control, application of ISO standards for medical devices

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Maeve Fahey at HRM on +353 1 6321885 or for a confidential discussion.