Electronic R&D Director with experience in the medical devices sector required for key role with growing Irish operation. To be considered for this role, you must have at least ten years experience in Electronic Design and some experience designing for the medical devices sector.  As a member of the senior management team, the R&D Director will drive technical innovation and intellectual property strategies for the company.


  • Drive technical, innovation and intellectual property strategies for the company
  • Exploration of novel signal processing methods, sensor design optimization and system validation
  • Contribute to the company’s IP portfolio
  • System design, development and documentation
  • Manufacturing of product for verification and validation
  • Test method development and design verification and validation testing
  • Project timelines and budget
  • Selection and engagement with suppliers and OEMs
  • Design control, both internally and throughout the supply chain
  • Manage international third party suppliers and OEMs
  • Manage a team of engineers
  • Communication to company management and the Board


  • Honour’s Degree in Engineering – Electronic / Software
  • 10 years of experience in electronic design
  • Experience designing electro-mechanical design products for the medical devices sector
  • At least 5 years experience in a leadership role & strong leadership skills
  • Experience delivering projects on time and within budget
  • Experience with medical devices regulations: FDA, IEC, UK, FCC, ISO, CE
  • Experience with schematic design, firmware architecture, signal processing, sensor design optimisation, system validation, microcontrollers, wireless / bluetooth
  • Experience with managing design trasnfer to manufacturing
  • Strong interpersonal skills and strong communication skills with ability to interface with the board
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Ability to operate autonomously


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