Scientist with at least 3 years hands-on experience in medical device testing within a medical devices laboratory required by market-leading medical devices company in Galway.

Working from headquarters in Galway, you will get the opportunity to further develop ground-breaking innovative technology that is being used in life-saving devices for global healthcare markets. This role will involve working in a laboratory environment and some international travel may also be required.


  • Science lead for design change projects
  • Design validation testing (DVT)
  • Setting up processes and systems within the laboratories
  • Management and supervision of staff as appropriate
  • Medical device testing
  • Analyse complex data sets
  • Statistics – hypothesis testing, design of experiments
  • Contribute to multi-disciplinary project teams with minimal supervision
  • Assume project management activities
  • Write technical reports for regulatory submissions
  • Provide technical training to colleagues to support the continuous learning culture within the team
  • Interacting and aiding other in-house departments as necessary


  • MSc/Degree in a relevant discipline
  • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in a pharmaceutical/medical device laboratory
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in medical device testing
  • Strong analytical background (chemical and biophysical techniques) with demonstrated ability to analyse complex data sets
  • Knowledge of statistics – hypothesis testing, design of experiments
  • Team player with experience of contributing to multi-disciplinary project teams,
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Strong initiative
  • Ability to assume project management activities
  • Ability to write technical reports for regulatory submissions
  • Previous experience in a similar role would be advantageous
  • Working knowledge of cGMP and cGLP
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in English both speaking and writing

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