Embedded Software Engineer with C/C++ experience required by high-growth medical devices company in Dublin.

From its headquarters in Dublin, my client designs highly sophisticated medical devices for global markets. Due to expansion in global markets, they are growing their design team yet again.

Collaborating with a cross-functional team, you will work closely with the Product Development team to build & test next generation medical devices for global markets.


  • Degree in Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline
  • 3+ years’ medical device industry experience in a product development or manufacturing role
  • Experience with Embedded C and C++ and embedded fundamentals
  • Experience with Microcontrollers and popular interfaces such as Bluetooth, UART etc.
  • Proficient in using Solid Works, Altium or equivalent 3D CAD design package
  • A good understanding of quality management system principles (e.g. ISO 9001 or ISO 13485) and/or FDA quality system regulation processes according to 21 CFR part 820.
  • A team player with excellent interpersonal and communications skills, with the ability to solve problems ad-hoc
  • Experience in the development of test methods and associated product testing
  • Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organise and implement multiple concurrent tasks
  • Ability to present ideas and concepts clearly and effectively to all levels of the company
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills and capable of initiating and leading change
  • PC Literate (word processing, spreadsheets, data base) and a good knowledge of project Management tools


  • Knowledge and understanding of international safety standards such as IEC 60601, ISO 14971 and ISO 10993
  • Experience in the development of test methods and associated product testing
  • Experience in the application of statistical principles within an engineering discipline, with experience in the use of statistical software such as R, STATA or Matlab


  • Work closely with project Lead and Product Development team to develop, build and test next generation medical devices
  • Support product development from concept generation through to post-production
  • Support design and technology transfer from product development to manufacturing by proactively working with stakeholders from manufacturing and quality
  • Provide support to Manufacturing to facilitate efficient operations within the production area, to optimise existing processes and to ensure that production goals are met
  • Oversee the analysis of hardware failures from the field and participate in associated corrective and preventive actions
  • Participation in the drafting of test protocols may be required, in addition to documenting test results and generating test reports. Testing may include mechanical, electrical, performance, user interface / usability and software
  • Perform necessary design activities through utilization of 3D and 2D CAD software
  • Analyse and solve problems from basic engineering principles, theories and concepts through to a wide range of complex and advanced problems
  • Report writing and preparing presentations to communicate findings


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