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R&D Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 22844

R&D Engineer – Medical Device Sector

We are partnering with a leading innovator in the medical device industry to recruit an experienced R&D Engineer. Located in Galway, this role offers the opportunity to contribute to pioneering medical technologies that aid in cardiological interventions. If you thrive in a collaborative, high-energy environment and are motivated by challenging engineering issues, we encourage you to apply.


As an R&D Engineer, you will:

  • Design and implement test methods and equipment for new medical devices, focusing on cardiology.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to refine device designs based on testing outcomes.

  • Develop and validate hardware and software systems for testing cardiovascular devices.

  • Maintain rigorous documentation for test procedures and adhere to updated standards.

  • Analyze test data using statistical methods and report findings to improve device performance.

  • Support risk assessment activities like DFMEA and PFMEA to ensure device safety and efficacy.

  • Engage with external partners for device development and manufacturing.

  • Contribute to intellectual property filings and innovation within the cardiovascular device field.


  • At least three years of experience in medical device development, preferably in cardiovascular technologies.

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field.

  • Proven ability in using statistical analysis and experimental design for medical device testing.

  • Knowledge of regulatory standards such as 21CFR820, ISO 13485, and familiarity with MDR.


  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

  • Opportunity to work in a cutting-edge field of medical technology.

  • Support for professional development and growth.

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Kindly note that, given the expected high volume of applications, we can only respond to candidates whose qualifications closely match the specific requirements of the role. We genuinely value your interest in this opportunity and thank you for your understanding.