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Job Description

A Senior Design Engineer is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Cork based Electronics client. Please contact Diarmuid Buckley on 00353 21 4355432 for more information.

Role of this position

  • Design, develop and characterise next generation optoelectronic modules for use in systems for industrial, medical and consumer/utility applications worldwide.
  • Develop prototypes, specifications, test methodologies and test equipment to evaluate new product designs.
  • Take ownership of customer technical issues and co-ordinate the necessary internal resources required to resolve the issue and ensure they are acted on in a timely manner.
  • Design, build, and test communication systems to demonstrate or measure performance parameters.
  • Develop and set up customized lab equipment as required for testing designs and new assemblies.
  • Troubleshoot designs, devices, processes, and system challenges as required.
  • Collaborate with other engineers on the team such as mechanical and IC design engineers to ensure designs meet requirements and timelines


  • Minimum BE or BSc in Electronics or a related discipline.
  • 5+ years of industry relevant experience, with a minimum of years two years of experience in product and/or process design and development.
  • Knowledge of the Ethernet and Industrial Ethernet standard including the physical layer and software layers.
  • Experienced in design and development of optical systems/optoelectronic assemblies and prior experience working with a range of detectors and light sources such as PDs, LEDs, laser diodes and related assemblies.
  • Knowledge of high speed PCB layout and ability to perform layout and design in a known PCB/CAD package.
  • Programming familiarity, C/C++, Python, LabVIEW etc.
  • Strong product development experience

For further information please contact Diarmuid on 00353 21 4355432.
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

Cork Office

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

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900