Senior Automation Engineer is required to work on complex electromechanical systems by global leading medical technology client in Dublin.

You will be part of a multicultural, dynamic team of engineers in a collaborative environment where you will be a key contributor to the design, maintenance and technical support of control systems for our client’s manufacturing equipment. 


  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert of control systems for complex electromechanical analysers / systems.
  • Work across multiple technologies and disciplines integrating fluidics, electronics, optics and software.
  • Define characterisation studies / DOE’s for subsystems and analysers to understand error budget using design for six sigma and statistical based techniques.
  • Act as the interface between the hardware & software teams to coordinate integration of solutions into the analyser architecture.
  • Be responsible for functional specifications which enable the wider Engineering team to understand the detailed design of the analyser.
  • Driving Investigations, segment, and root cause issues down to component level utilizing the multi functional team.
  • Write bespoke scripts for controlling subsystems within the analyser (State Machine Diagrams, etc.)
  • Mentor and guide the wider Engineering team on control system best practices.


  • Level 8 Degree or higher in  Electronics / Software / Electrical / Mechatronic or similar discipline.
  • At least 8+ years’ experience in automation and control systems engineering.
  • Excellent knowledge of control system engineering in the automation and overall operation of complex electromechanical systems.
  • Highly competent with software applications, including scripting (Python, Perl, VBA or other languages).]
  • Competent with computer operating systems; hardware and software.
  • A Natural leader who can work in a cross functional high performing engineering team.
  • Eager and passionate to understand both business and user needs in driving solutions.
  • Comfortable working across multiple functional boundaries to deliver the desired outcome.
  • Takes ownership, accountability, and responsibility with a proven track record in delivering solutions at pace.
  • Excellent communications skills – written and verbal skills are required.

Our client offers great work benefits such as Bonus scheme, Life assurance, subsidised canteen, parking and more. 

Please send your CV in confidence to

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