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R&D Engineer II

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 22401

Join a leading team in the medical device industry as an R&D Engineer II, specialising in Finite Element Analysis. We are partnering with a renowned organisation in the heart of Galway to find an innovative and experienced engineer who thrives in a dynamic R&D environment. If you possess a blend of technical expertise and a passion for developing life-saving medical devices, we want to hear from you.

Location: Galway, Ireland (Hybrid Working Model)

Duration: 12-month contract starting April 2024


As an R&D Engineer, you will:

  • Design and develop new medical devices from concept to implementation, focusing on structural heart and aortic solutions.

  • Conduct in silico studies and finite element analysis to answer complex life sciences questions.

  • Utilise computational modelling for design optimization, concept selection, and failure analysis.

  • Deliver projects within designated timelines, collaborating closely with the Modelling & Simulation group.

  • Share knowledge and develop collectively within the departmental FEA team.

  • Ensure adherence to industry policies and standards throughout the R&D process.

  • Recommend system and process enhancements based on computational data.

  • Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders to support decision-making and project advancement.


  • Degree in Engineering, Physics, or a related field.

  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in Finite Element Analysis, or an advanced degree in a relevant field.

  • Demonstrated competence in computational modelling and technical problem-solving.

  • Ability to work independently on moderately complex projects with general supervision.

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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.