Senior Design & Development Engineer Medical Devices Galway

Job Description

Senior Design & Development Engineer

A major medical devices manufacturing company in Galway, Ireland is hiring a Senior Design & Development Engineer

The Role:

At the Company Process Development Department, there is a focus on designing and developing cutting edge technologies for the manufacture of medical devices in the Cardiac & Vascular Group. Engineers are directly involved in the development of innovative products and processes for use in medical procedures.

Job Responsibilities:
As a Senior Engineer you will actively participate in all areas of new product development including the following: Design, Technology development & advancement, Automation, Vendor management & Project management.

You will use Design, Reliability & Manufacturability methodology (DRM), 3-D drawing/printing and Augmented reality to develop best in class technologies for the manufacture of our new medical device product ranges.

You will collaborate with cross functional teams to define, execute and deliver on New Product Development requirements.

You will lead teams driving technology process innovation with emphasis on improving quality, reducing variation and developing state of the art automated and semi-automated systems.

You will lead and support process development, characterization and validation activities to support new product introduction.

You will utilize your new and existing skillsets in six sigma tools, project management and technology development to solve technical problems.

You will compile, document and present all learnings to project and functional teams.


Third Level 8 Degree or higher in Electronic, Electrical, Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering or related discipline and desirably with experience in a similar role.

Dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams
Knowledge of medical device processes with a good understanding of product and process design.

Good communicator and fluent in English, with a high level of enthusiasm and motivation.
Good organizational, presentation and project management skills are desirable

Remuneration: An excellent Salary/Benefits Package is on offer.

Please send us your CV immediately to

or call Christy O'Hara on 087 94 73 404 for more information