Senior R&D Engineer – Galway

A market leading Medical Device multinational is seeking an experienced R&D Engineer to join their growing team. The ideal candidate will have proven experience in leading device development teams.


  • Lead the team tasked with the development process from concept to design verification.
  • Assist in the development of intellectual property.
  • Ensure the application of new and existing technologies.
  • Participate in trials to provide clinically relevant feedback on product designs.
  • Support the maintenance of product files and other relevant documentation.
  • Compile project plans and lead team to develop devices.


  • BSc. in Engineering, Science or equivalent.
  • 5 – 8 year’s industry experience in a medical product development.
  • Experience of coordinating and leading Design Reviews.
  • Leading the team to carry out actions in accordance with the project plan and delivery.
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of ISO 13485 & FDA 21 CFR Part 820 Design Control requirements.
  • Proven experience of minimally invasive Medical Device design, development and manufacturing.
  • Proven experience in leading teams performing FMEA’s, verifications and validations for medical devices products and processes.
  • Proven experience of work with catheter technology, design, testing and manufacturing.
  • Experience with engineering tools such as DOE, SPC, and using Minitab.
  • 3D modelling experience.
  • Working knowledge of biocompatible metal or polymer materials.
  • Occasional travel required.
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland.

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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