Engineering Manager

March 1, 2024
Reference key: ES10628
Deadline date:

Job Description

  • Negotiable
  • Permanent
  • Galway

Engineering Manager is required to manage all engineering activities for market-leading manufacturer or cutting-edge devices in Galway.

The successful professional will be responsible for the implementation and maintainance of overall engineering objectives and initiatives. You will confront and solve performance/operational issues to improve efficiency as well as act as a leader and mentor/guide members of the engineering team.


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering or similar discipline. 
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in a similar role with deep knowledge of Engineering.
  • Team management experience.
  • Experience with global manufacturing companies preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail.
  • Strong communication skills and fluent in English. 
  • A natural lader with excellent problem solving skills. 


  • Lead and manage team of design engineers and technicians.
  • Design, develop, modify, and evaluate options and make sound design recommendations for product development, enhancement, or production testing.
  • Work collaboratively with peer engineering managers from different locations across the globe, leveraging experience and expertise to create innovative products.
  • Ensure new product development programs stay on time and within budget.
  • Provide assistance to Project Management to investigate and support customer requests and requirements.
  • Work closely with individual Project Managers and Senior Design engineers to create specifications, design, evaluate, test, and document new products and/or production test equipment.
  • Assist manufacturing operations and quality team to investigate customer complaints, product quality issues, or manufacturing issues as appropriate.
  • Assist Product Management and Sales with new product definitions and introductions into the marketplace. 
  • Support compliance of laboratory, manufacturing, and production processes with internal and external safety, quality, and regulatory standards requirements.

Our client offers great work benefits such as work-life balance schemes, Paid Holidays,  Paid Sick Time, Work From Home (WFH) options and more.  

Tagged as: Manufacturing