NPD Project Manager required by medical device company in Galway city to manage New Product Development Introductions of software-controlled electro-mechanical products. 


  • Manage New Product Introductions from inception to launch
  • Lead core teams drawn from all relevant functions (R&D, Operations, Marketing, Regulatory, Commercial)
  • Manage the R&D design aspect of the project
  • Work with Electronic, Software and Mechanical functions to scope out a detailed design, development and test plan
  • Manage small enhancement projects, encompassing all functions
  • Assist operations with the consolidation of documents and specifications required for RFQ, prototyping and production
  • Maintain product and process quality
  • Deliver projects within the guidelines set out in the Quality System
  • Participate in external audits of the project
  • Ensure accountability by each team member for the quality of their work
  • Manage the R&D design control milestones around design verification and validation, risk analysis and the risk management plan


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering – Biomedical / Product development / Electronic design / Mechanical design – or similar
  • 5 years experience in a New Product Development Project Management role within the Medical Devices / Consumer Electronics / Automotive sectors
  • Strong Project Management skills (PMI certification preferred)
  • Experience in electronic / mechanical design or similar
  • Exposure to embedded systems design
  • Ability to take on the responsibility of driving projects from concept to launch
  • Proven track record in Project planning and tracking, Risk Analysis & Management, Cost planning and control, Negotiation & Assertiveness
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving approach

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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