Manufacturing Engineering Manager

May 20, 2024
Reference key: es12351
Deadline date:

Job Description

Manufacturing Engineering Manager required by MedTech multinational in North Dublin, to lead and develop a cross-functional engineering team. This role is fully on-site. You must have a strong technical background in design and development of electro-mechanical systems, with a proven track record in Leading a team. 


  • NFQ Level 8 or Higher in relevant technical discipline (Mechanical, Mechatronic, Electronics, Engineering, or alternative)
  • 10 years relevant experience in Manufacturing engineer
  • 5+ years’ experience leading a team of manufacturing engineers
  • Very strong technical background (Mechanical / Electromechanical / Manufacturing)
  • Practical experience of supplier & manufacturing fabrication and assembly processes
  • Structured analysis skills with experience in complex technical troubleshooting
  • Excellent collaboration & communications skills, with the ability to influence key stakeholders
  • A strong inspirational leader & excellent team player who knows how to develop and drive high-performance teams
  • A high paced individual that leads by example, is organized and solution focused
  • Overall ability to combine technical, design and manufacturing skillsets in a high pace, dynamic environment
  • Systems level thinker, working across technologies, e.g. hardware, fluidics, electronics, optics and software etc.
  • Can mentor, develop and guide the team in problem solving and is solutions driven
  • Utilizes their knowledge and skillset to get the job done with pace, efficiently utilizing all resources available
  • Knowledge of verification and validation of design changes and manufacturing equipment


  • Lead and develop a team of multi-disciplined engineers in a medical device manufacturing environment
  • Manage product and process change activities, technology transfers while assuring continuity of supply
  • Work cross-functionally & cross-site to deliver finished product to the end customer
  • Lead projects to drive continuous improvement in key metrics in alignment with Lean, 6 Sigma, Design Robustness and Problem-Solving Principles
  • Problem-solve to solution level, with a structured approach, using the team, complete all associated planning and design validation activity required to achieve the desired outcome
  • Deliver solutions to enhance product reliability and process capability
  • Participate in the continuous development of the quality system, including standard operating procedures (SOP’s), workflow development, product and process validations coupled with the ability to write concise technical reports