Technical & Engineering JobsR&D Engineer

  • GY50403
  • Permanent
  • Galway

Collins McNicholas

We are looking for a motivated individual with problem solving skills and with experience performing complaint investigations. This position would suit an Engineer currently working in a complaints role who wishes to move to a role that offers the opportunity to undertake other R&D work in addition to dealing with complaints.


  • Contribute to ongoing development, improvement and extension of the company’s existing technology and intellectual property portfolio through innovation and invention
  • Develop an understanding of the disease state and clinical needs, and keep up to date with current devices and technologies
  • Create drawings/specifications of prototypes, components and fixtures Perform complaint investigations as part of a cross functional team
  • Develop and perform engineering studies for design verifications and validations Write technical procedures, protocols, specifications and reports
  • Commit to ongoing personal development to improve technical skillsets


Qualifications, Experience & Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant engineering or scientific discipline is required Minimum 1 year’s relevant experience working in the medical device industry.
  • Experience performing complaint investigations is essential. Excellent problem-solving skills are required
  • Ability to contribute and participate in a dynamic team environment is required but must also enjoy working independently when needed as well
  • Good knowledge of mechanical analysis & design Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritise project tasks and meet deadlines Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • High level of enthusiasm and motivation is required, with the ability to take input from colleagues


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Nicola Walsh.


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