Staff R & D Engineer

Job Overview

Are your design skills being underutilised in your current role?

Would you like to work for a company that produces products that both enhance and saves lives?

Are you tired of being micro-managed and yearn for a role where you can work independently?

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a R & D Engineer to join a large Cork based multinational medical device company. This employer of choice offers fantastic career progression as well as very attractive salary & benefits package.


As Senior Engineer you will be a key player in the development of products, materials, processes & equipment while developing, directing and executing project plans. You will also be tasked with compiling, analysing and reporting operational, test and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified products, processes and materials
In this multi-faceted role, you will wear a number of different hats covering process development, design development & packaging and model development.

Some of your key tasks in this exciting role will include:

Designing, procuring & fabricating tooling & fixtures
Troubleshooting on new products/processes
Training and providing work direction to techncians
Providing Design for Manufacturability input to the engineering print package
Provide ideas to or generous IP submissions
Work with Physicians to get feedback on concepts and performance of new devices
Invent /create concepts & designs for new products/processes
3D data manipulation for printing & casting models
Working with materials/model vendors
Interfacing with the R& D and Marketing teams


You will ideally have 4 years + experience in the med device sector and be degree qualified (mechanical or biomedical preferred). You will be a highly analytical engineer who lives and breathes problem solving and due to the highly collaborative nature of the position you will be natural relationship builder with strong leadership ability.


As Staff R + D Engineer you will work in a cutting edge world class manufacturing environment where the demands are great but where there is huge opportunity to progress your career and advance your technical expertise with a company that put a premium on talent development and employee engagement.

You also get the opportunity to work with a company that enhances patient's lives globally with an extremely competitive salary and benefits package that includes pension, healthcare, bonus & educational assistance.


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