My client, a Medical Device company is looking to hire an R&D Engineer. This is an exciting opportunity to join a great team of Engineers. Contact me to discuss this in more detail.
Role & Responsibilities:
Design and set-up experiments, manage evaluation testing and work withsuppliers/manufacturers in developing new and existing products.
Actively involved in specifying, sourcing, testing and approving material
Prepare and lead critical technical design reviews, including preparation and presentation of supporting design documents.
Project manage transfer of products from concept/design phase to commercial manufacturing.
Follow design control procedure/standards in accordance with ISO13485.
Create and maintain design-related technical notes (notebooks, protocols, validations, manufacturing documents, etc.) building a complete design history file.
Compile and analyse operational, test and development data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified products.
Manage and prepare engineering test protocols and reports.
Provide new design concepts.
Work with relevant functions in transferring R&D projects to commercial operations.
Qualified to level 8 in engineering, science, or related discipline with a minimum of 4 years relevant experience.
Strong mechanical design skills .
Experience with design control and ISO1348.
Strong computer skills in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Project, etc.
Six sigma green belt experience preferable.
Knowledge & Skills Required:
Knowledge of catheter manufacturing processes essential.
Knowledge of material properties.
Strong project management and leadership skills essential.
Experience in risk assessment and FMEA.
CAD experience preferable.
Knowledge in the use of a variety of materials (plastics, metal, adhesives, etc.)
Knowledge of catheter manufacturing processes (bonding, moulding, etc.)
Experience in bringing a product from concept/design phase to commercial manufacturing.
Understanding/working knowledge of relevant standards and regulatory requirements.
Good working knowledge in statistical process control and capability analysis.
Good working knowledge in statistical process control and capability analysis using DMAIC and DOE techniques.
For confidential discussion and more information on the role please contact Rhys Joyce.