An exciting opportunity to join a Global Leader in the Medical Device industry as a contracted Senior R&D Engineerfor 12-Months.
Design, develop, analyze, troubleshoot and provides technical skills during research and / or product development.
Effectively represent the company while interacting with physicians to distil their needs into product requirements and concepts.
Provide leadership in technical innovation across the department.
Identify and mitigate technological risks throughout the design process.
Apply understanding of anatomy & physiology with engineering knowledge in materials and processes to come up with working designs.
Interface effectively and build relationships with team members, other staff and key technology and component suppliers, both locally and globally.
Continually contribute to generation of intellectual property.
Coach, mentor and delegate work to less experienced engineers.
Design studies to investigate specific life science questions within field of expertise.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Minimum of Degree level 8 in Engineering or related discipline with a minimum 7 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience – additional relevant qualifications may be advantageous.
We are looking for a dynamic team player and leader that can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
We are looking for an individual with extensive medical device product development experience and a strong proven track record in innovation and technical leadership.
This role is primarily technical in nature; thus we seek someone who is passionate about Engineering concepts and principles – someone who gets a thrill from how and why things work.
We are looking for a proven influencer and someone who exhibit skills in driving large scale technical initiatives.
You are a seasoned professional in engineering development with extensive engineering knowledge and skills in some or many of the following: component and system design, materials (polymers and metals), sterilization of medical devices, test method development, design for six sigma principles, CAD (Solidworks preferred), pre-clinical evaluations, physician interactions, knowledge of anatomical use conditions (anatomy, physiology etc.), system requirements development, design control, application of ISO standards for medical devices
We are looking for strong communication and presentation skills and fluency in English, both in writing and speaking.
For a confidential discussion and more information on the role please contact Rhys Joyce.