Applications Engineering Manager with strong project & people management experience within a multinational manufacturing environment required for permanent role with multinational R&D company in Co. Kerry. 


  • Provides engineering leadership to team of applications engineers (mechanical, hardware design, software design);
  • Interface with customers to support development, production release and maintenance of products;
  • Guide problem solving activities (mechanical & electrical) to ensure strong customer satisfaction;
  • Build, lead and motivate engineering teams;
  • Resource management to ensure alignment between engineering resources and number of projects to develop;
  • Identifies training needs for organisation and plans accordingly;
  • Input into the delivery of Budgets, ROI, margins, markets, customers, competitors, business forecasts, legal issues, pricing;
  • Prepares and carries out significant internal and external project presentations;
  • Establish project budgets;
  • Strategic planning for product area or process;
  • Champions continuous improvement efforts.

Essential Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s of Science Degree (in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering);
  • Minimum of 8 years experience in a Mechanical Design / Electrical design / Electronic design role within a multinational R&D environment
  • At least 2 years experience supervising a team of Mechanical and / or Electrical / Electronic design engineers within a multinational R&D environment;
  • Strong project management experience; 
  • Strong understanding of product design concepts & processes;
  • Strong leadership skills.

Please contact Emer Moore in confidence


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