- Reference: GJ43551
- Job Type: Permanent
- Location: Connacht, Galway, Galway City
- Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing
Our Client is looking for a R&D Engineer to join its team in developing a portfolio of next generation acute ischemic stroke devices. Having built its first product on a foundation of scientific research developed through NTI, the company is now expanding its team to develop further innovative solutions to treat acute ischemic stroke; a disease that affects over 15 million people globally every year. The successful candidate will join a dynamic team under the leadership of a highly experienced management team in an exciting expansion phase for the company.
Research and Development Engineer
Key Responsibilities include:
- Generate device concepts within the project team to address product performance criteria.
- Develop test models for prototype performance evaluations.
- Build and test prototypes; analyse test data and interpret to identify optimal solution(s).
- Create detailed component and finished device assembly drawings/specifications using SolidWorks.
- Identify and select product materials, assembly methods and define process settings.
- Contribute to the project team to deliver key objectives, meeting performance, time and cost targets.
- Leverage and liaise with external vendors / resources to achieve project goals.
- Write procedures, protocols, specifications, and reports.
- Understand physician (user) techniques and clinical needs (disease state) and assist in developing product training materials.
Behaviours & Skills: Strong design and technical ability based on a broad and deep knowledge of fundamental engineering principles. Strong work ethic, creative problem solving, capable of working on own initiative. Excellent writing, presentation, and verbal communication skills essential.
Qualifications & Experience: Honours degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering or equivalent. A minimum of 2 years’ experience in all stages of medical device design and development (including design with SolidWorks, prototyping, and testing) is desired
For a confidential discussion and more information on the role/company please contact Christopher O’Toole on 091-706713 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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