Validation Engineer | Collins McNicholas

Validation Engineer

  • Reference: AJ40720x
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Laois, Offaly, Westmeath
  • Category: Medical Devices

We are currently recruiting a Validation Engineer to join the team who will assist in managing & executing Validation projects and requires experience in: 

  • Equipment & Process Validation- Mandatory
  • Machine Related Software Validation
  • Method Validation
  • Computer Systems Validation


Validation Engineer responsibilities:

  • Review, preparation & approval of SOPs, qualification protocols, deviations and change controls
  • Management & co-ordination of validation activities with internal departments, external contractors & suppliers.
  • Preparation, review & approval of risk assessments for equipment and processes.
  • Provide input into all project phases i.e. from design through to the commissioning and qualification execution phases of the project.
  • Maintain on-going understanding and knowledge of the latest regulatory requirements for validation in compliance with EU/U.S. regulations and guidance documents. Provide related updates to department management according to the latest EU/U.S and ICH requirements.    
  • Review validation documentation from contract vendors to ensure that company requirements are met
  • Initiate and implement change control activities in accordance with site procedures
  • Conduct training in Validation methodologies and related procedures as required.
  • Present validation systems at internal and external audits and support quality assurance programmes. 
  • Conduct validation activities in compliance with US and EU regulations, global procedures and EHS requirements.


 Validation Engineer will have/be:

  • A Degree in Engineering, Science or a related discipline required, and/or significant experience in a similar role and experience in a medical device environment.
  • Lean/Six Sigma Training an advantage
  • Strong statistical skills and process capability are required.
  • Available for National & International travel- approx 10% of role.

For a confidential discussion and a more detailed job description (or more information on the role), please contact Tina Egan on 09064 78104or email

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