Senior R&D Manager – Galway

This is an excellent opportunity to play a key leadership role in a leading Medical Device multinational based in Galway. The successful candidate will own all product development activities within their group and drive success through collaboration with Commercial and Business Development Teams.


  • Support technology group in the delivery of demonstration prototypes.
  • Delivery of working prototypes to ensure projects hit agreed timelines.
  • Delivery of required test units on time and on budget.
  • Development of processes to ensure device design passes timely and on budget.
  • Ensure a focus on Extraordinary Customer Experience.
  • Work closely with our Commercial and Business Development Organizations to support new business initiatives.
  • Work alongside other key leaders in the development of innovative solutions or platforms that can help our customers to win in their markets.
  • Work with operations team to set clear expectations regarding transferring new products into manufacturing.
  • Own and manage functional budget.
  • Drive accountability to meet project objectives and milestones.
  • Drive innovation and technical problem solving within the portfolio.
  • Upskill and develop teams to ensure effective execution of the existing and future portfolio.
  • Support employees in reaching their career potential.
  • Represent Device Engineering during customer visits and other events.


  • BSc. in Engineering. MSc. an advantage.
  • Proven expertise in process development.
  • Proven experience as a Leader of a large Technical Engineering team.
  • International experience and geared toward New Product & Business Development.
  • Experience in Strategic Planning, Mergers and Acquisition, Business Development and Customer Partnering.
    Focus on building immediate and long-term team success through development.
  • Must be authorised to work in Ireland.

Please contact Emer Moore to discuss in confidence


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