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  • Job reference number:15321380
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1802-402569
  • Posted on:09-FEB-2018
  • Location:GALWAY
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Senior Design engineer required for an exciting startup. You will need to understand product development, getting a new product to the market while working closely with clinical laboratories.

Job Purpose
This role provides key support to the R&D function in developing products, processes, materials requirements and equipment in order to achieve design brief. Provide daily engineering support to manufacturing team and/or Product Development team where applicable

Key Responsibilities
-As the Senior R&D Engineer, interacts with product stakeholders (e.g. external vendors, operations, quality, etc.) to identify opportunities and develop appropriate strategies
-Align with internal cross-functional teams and contract manufacturers or design firms to ensure system design, architecture, and verification/validation meets design input.
-May serve as a representative or liaison to other Phenox sites or any external organizations, boards or committees.
-Technical expert (subject matter expert) on platform and complex projects.
-Project Management; Creates, drives, communicates & executes project plans, tasks and deliverables. Manages time to meet project deadlines
-Develops processes, materials and solutions through in house and out of house development paths.
-Evaluates external technologies and strategically identifies opportunities to implement them
-Ensure design meets company’s expectations in terms of quality, cost and time.
-Uses structured problem-solving techniques and statistical methods for data driven analysis and decisions
-Reviews and assesses designs and processes for potential patent opportunities.
-Builds Quality into all aspects of work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements
-Provides on-going mentoring and technical guidance to other engineers & technicians where appropriate

Skills, Qualifications & Experience

  • Engineering/Technical qualification with 5-8 years in a medical device environment or equivalent.
  • Experience working with medical devices essential
  • Strong knowledge of materials and process capabilities for catheter based medical device implants
  • Strong working knowledge and ability to use statistical techniques, six sigma and DFSS methodology at a high level
  • Proficient in solid works, ACAD and FE
  • Ability to guide the team; fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with company objectives.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills to enhance collaboration and written skills to prepare/execute/communicate plans and reports
  • Strategic Planner with successful scheduling & execution results
Please contact Fiona Keane at 091 507 502 or 086 027 9952 or click on the link below if you would like more information

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