Senior NPD Engineer – Mayo | Collins McNicholas

Senior NPD Engineer – Mayo

  • Reference: SJ44209
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Galway, Mayo, Sligo
  • Category: Engineering, Technical & Manufacturing

Senior NPD Engineer – Mayo

Reporting to the NPD Manager, this new permanent post will be at the heart of R&D and new product commercialization within a renowned multinational. The role involves some sporadic travel to the US on a global project basis. This is an excellent opportunity to join a major player in the manufacture of medical devices.

Personal Profile:

  • Accountable and Candid: outgoing, proactive – highlighting task leadership, yet soliciting guidance on complex technical problems.

  • Project Manager: showing structured and well planned work, with a thorough understanding of internal tools and processes.

  • Performance Driven: Independent, self-motivating, the person should be comfortable with complex technical tasks with cross functional interactions. The tasks also contain a high degree of effective documentation.

  • People Oriented: effective use of organization, network and relationships to drive task completion and support stakeholder management.

  • Innovative: Someone who can think of new ways to solve challenges.


  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Sciences.

  • 5 +  years of relevant experience


  • Design Control, with an emphasis on Design Verification and Validation:  conversion of (critical) user needs to specifications (inc. FMEA, DOE etc) as input to Process Validation.

  • Define need for, and co-ordinate development of test methods.

  • As well as New Product Commercialization (NPC) projects, the person will also be involved in non-NPC projects including cost projects.

  • Co-ordination between NPD, Operations, Engineering and QA


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email

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