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Job Description

An R&D / Product Development Manager is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Galway based client. 10+ years' experience, Catheter knowledge is highly advantageous and Medical Device knowledge is essential. This role has 8/10 reports so people management is also essential. The candidate should have project management experience and full product design life cycle experience. The R&D Product Development Manager will be responsible for leading a team of Design Engineers & Technicians in developing a portfolio of exciting and innovative new products. This senior key position within the Device Engineering group will enable the successful candidate to demonstrate their broad range of development and leadership skills in a fast-paced dynamic environment. In leading the team, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with other Senior Management levels across the Multi National organization. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information.

Role of this position

  • Technically steer R&D team members guided by a Staff Engineer across a number of projects.
  • Responsible for the delivery of a robust device design in accordance with PMO plan / schedule.
  • Liaise with PMO on Project Resourcing & Project Progress.
  • Clear lines of communication with device development teams on project day to day activities, technical issues etc.
  • Dashboard management and associated meetings to review progress against project KPI's.
  • Management of team members career paths in accordance with Global Job Framework.
  • Resource planning and management and efficient utilization of resources.
  • Providing input into new projects being reviewed by Lead Review / Deal Desk / PAC Review.
  • Development planning for people to build highly skilled Engineering group.
  • Working closely with peer in Process Development group to ensure collective robust design / robust process.
  • Reporting device design and development progress to all key stakeholders and site leadership.
  • Lead the team in all elements of the Research & Development on projects from concept generation through to design verification.
  • Guide the team in applying leading and cutting edge technologies to provide the optimum design solution.
  • Manage the communication with the Project Management Office (PMO) to ensure a timely and optimised product design.
  • Build the Engineering Group skills sets / strength in depth through growth and Development of the Team.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum Level 8 Engineering Degree, or equivalent.
  • 8+ year's Industry Management experience in a Medical Product Development Environment.
  • Catheter knowledge is highly advantageous and Medical Device knowledge is essential.
  • This role has 8-10 reports, so strong people management is also essential.
  • The candidate should have project management experience and full product design life cycle experience.

Please call Tom Devaney today for further information on 091-758771 or email: tdevaney@careerwise.ie
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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Engineering & Technical

Executive / Management

Cork Office

CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900

Email: info@careerwise.ie