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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15432756
  • Client ID:RI/AM16612
  • Posted on:14-MAR-2019
  • Location:GALWAY
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Process Development Engineer (R&D) - Galway.

Job Description:
Reporting to the R&D Manager, the Process Development Engineer will be involved in the project of transitioning product from R&D to commercial phases. The engineer will work on both R&D and process development elements in this and other projects. The engineer will be technically competent as well as competent in problem solving, data analysis, report writing and project management skills.

Role & Responsibilities:
• Manage projects transitioning from R&D to commercial phases
• Complete evaluation, testing, analysis and reporting to establish performance of various products/processes
• Schedule and manage development builds and testing
• Specify, source, test and approve material
• Prepare and lead reviews, including R&D design reviews
• Create and maintain design-related technical information (lab notebooks, protocols, validations, manufacturing documents, etc.) to support design history file
• Train operators/trainers in various new process steps
• Understand and troubleshoot complex processing equipment
• Support other R&D projects on an on-going basis
• Work closely with manufacturing engineers during the handover period to commercial operations

Qualifications and Education Requirements for this role:
• Qualified to Degree level in engineering, science or related discipline
Knowledge of PTCA/stent catheter manufacturing processes essential
• Strong hands-on technical ability
• Technical drawing experience essential
• Knowledge in the use/processing of a variety of materials (plastics, metal, adhesives, etc.)
• Understanding/working knowledge of relevant FDA/BSI standards and regulatory requirements
• Experience in risk management/IS014971
• Strong project management and leadership skills essential
• Strong report writing skills essential
• Good working knowledge of statistical and structured problem-solving techniques

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