Our client, a leading medical device company in the Limerick region currently has an opportunity for a Research and Development Engineer to join their expanding team. This is a permanent full-time position offering an excellent salary and benefits package.
Design development, prototyping, test method design, design evaluation, design reviews, design specifications, design verification and validation, design protocols and reports, transfer to production activities in a timely effective manner.
Product testing and evaluation, completion of test reports to support design selection.
Product and project risk analysis and risk management.
Work with Process Development Engineering to introduce/develop new equipment and production processes as required for any new manufacturing techniques.
Source new materials components and equipment.
Development of component specifications, inspection methods, bills of materials and manufacturing processes.
Introduction of new equipment, materials and technologies.
Work closely with Key Opinion Leaders (KOL’s), physicians and product managers to develop innovative medical devices to improve patient care.
Project lead for assigned research & development projects including technical and project management responsibly.
Manage and drive project tasks to ensure timely completion of project milestones.
Work closely with cross functional groups to achieve project and company goals.
Contribute to innovation and creativity within team through filing of disclosures and patents.
Hold regular project meetings and document minutes and actions.
Ensure project milestones are achieved to meet business metrics.
Compliance with Quality, Regulatory and company policies and systems.
Regular communication to cross-functional teams, senior management and business unit leaders.
Education and Experience
Third level degree in Mechanical, Biomedical, Design, Chemical Engineering or similar discipline.
2 Years design experience medical device roles.
Execution of project in a timely effective manner.
Manufacturing design and process understanding.
Knowledge of medical device quality & regulatory systems and medical device directives (ISO13485 and FDA CFR 820).
Highly motivated individual, self-starter with a passion for excellence.
For more information on this position please call Melissa Foley on 05821665 or apply online and a member of the Harmonics team will be in touch