Senior R&D Electrical & Electronic Engineer

March 1, 2024
Reference key: es10084
Deadline date:

Job Description

  • Negotiable
  • Permanent
  • North Dublin

Senior R&D Electrical & Electronic Engineer required for key role with a newly established & expanding R&D team in Dublin in developing & supporting next generation medical equipment.

You must have experience in the design and development of highly sophisticated electrical and electronic solutions. The role includes the integration of sensors, power devices, transducers, motion control (motors, encoders), thermoelectric devices and microcontrollers into a real time system. Experience in firmware development and PCB design would be an advantage. You must demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively and in a systematic fashion with other engineering functions (e.g., Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Software, Mechanical, Firmware, System Integration, Biochemistry) to deliver high-end innovative product solutions at pace. As a key member of the team you will be part of a highly innovative multidisciplinary R&D network working on complex problems to serve the needs of laboratories of any size – today and tomorrow.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant technical discipline (Electronics / Software / Electrical / Mechatronic)
  • 5+ years’ relevant engineering experience in a high performing R&D team
  • Experience in the design and development of high-quality electrical / electronic solutions
  • PCB design experience with a good understanding of design concepts and component selection
  • Ability to utilise different design packages (e.g., Mentor Graphics, Eagle, Altium, Proteus, OrCAD etc.)
  • Experience with the design of analog and digital circuits from the transducer to the microcontroller input
  • Micro Controller knowledge (e.g. ARM Cortex)
  • Knowledge of power electronics, cabling routing and how to integrate into a complex instrument
  • Knowledhe of Control systems engineering (Tuning motors, PID control, etc.)
  • Good understanding of EMC and methods to eliminate electronic interference
  • Experience of Low Voltage & Machinery Directives and other relevant standards
  • Some exposure to Firmware development (ability to modify current Firmware)
  • Some expoure to Software programming (C, C++)
  • Ability to translate design input requirements into detailed functional specifications and designs
  • Someone who can problem solve to a solution, with a structured analytical approach
  • High paced individual who is eager and passionate in developing and delivering solutions in close collaboration with key stakeholders
  • Readily accepts ownership, accountability, and responsibility
  • An excellent team player who knows how to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communications skills – written and verbal skills are required
  • Experience in a regulated environment would be beneficial

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