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Project Engineer

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Engineer to join a leading medical device manufacturer based in Cork on a fixed-term contract (12-18 months). This multinational company is a market leader in its field and has been based in Cork since 1998 with this role becoming available due to expansion taking place on-site.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Manage the execution of complex custom automation projects developed by external vendors.

  • Project manage the day to day requirements in terms of cost and timeline driving the project to a successful completion; on time and within budget.

  • Manage all stakeholders in manufacturing, R&D, Process Development and Quality.

  • Develop a thorough understanding of the existing manual manufacturing process, the product functionality, the acceptance standards, what’s critical to quality and the customer.

  • Actively drive the cross-functional teams to ensure projects are delivered on time and to required quality standards.

  • Provide technical support and make informed decisions on hardware and software.

  • Generate documentation for the detailed specification, participate, critique and sign off on design reviews.

  • Develop documentation for the FAT & SAT testing of the new equipment ensuring it complies with Boston Scientific standards Equipment Standards, Safety Standards.

  • Oversee and deliver automated equipment that will be robust during the lifecycle of the equipment.

Role Requirments:

  • Degree in automation/mechanical engineering or related discipline and at least 3 years relevant experience

  • Strong knowledge of automation systems and an ability to critique vendor designs, identify short comings and propose alternatives where applicable.

  • Strong organisational skills and technical knowledge.

  • Strong Leadership & Influencing skills.

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Works well within a team environment and on own initiative.

  • Ability to document own work clearly and precisely.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Experience in the Project Management of New Equipment Introduction Projects is a distinct advantage.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Barry O'Brien.