R & D Engineer

  • Reference: 46466
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Longford, Roscommon, Westmeath
  • Category: Medical Devices

                                          R&D Engineer – Midlands – Medical Devices 


We are currently seeking a highly organized and diligent R&D Engineer for our clients, as medical devices organisation based in the midlands.  The facility in the midlands has centres for R&D,  manufacturing and marketing facility providing new products to to the global market.

You will work as part of a small team in the R&D department and will report to the Research & Development Manager. Focusing on R&D activities for their various medical products.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Design & Development of new Products.
  • Generation & Maintenance of Product Design Files
  • Management of new product introduction projects
  • Material Research, Sourcing & Testing
  • Co-ordination of internal testing reports, biocompatibility testing reports & technical file development.
  • Quality assurance reviews of R&D Documents.
  • Maintenance & improvement of the R&D Laboratory.
  • New process introductions, including identification of new equipment & test methods.
  • Participating in design reviews and the compilation of associated documentation.


  • Minimum Degree in a Science or Engineering discipline (specializing in Chemistry/Physics /Polymer fields)
  • 2-5 years’ experience working in a medical device environment, preferably with involvement in product design and R&D.
  • A working knowledge of ISO 13485 Design Control requirements.
  • Validation experience including Sterilization, process and packaging validations would be beneficial.
  • Knowledge of Medical Device manufacturing environment including GMP would be an advantage.
  • Good Analytical Skill and Problem Solving abilities.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Capable of working in a fast paced & dynamic environment.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Mary Mullin  on 09064 78104  and email your cv and cover note to  mary.mullin@collinsmcnicholas.ie

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