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Explore Research And Development Roles In Ireland

Research And DevelopmentIreland is home to a great range of multinational businesses, with many companies that employ engineers across a range of industries and skill levels. If you are looking for a role as a Research and Development Engineer, you will find that Ireland is the ideal place to develop your skills and your career in this line.

Whether you’re just starting out as an R & D Engineering Graduate, or you’re an experienced engineer looking for a position that will further your career progression within the sector, the opportunities that are available in Ireland are second to none. If you have the drive to succeed and the skills to make a difference, you may be pleasantly surprised by the sustainable and reliable career options open to you.

What Skills Do I Need As An R&D Engineer?

The skills and attributes that are necessary for work within this sector can vary according to the specific requirements of the position in question, but a general idea of the essentials can be helpful:

  1. Qualifications. A degree in Technical Engineering is the basic level qualification needed for R&D jobs, but a Master’s degree or PhD will be desirable and will give you the opportunity to become a specialist in a particular area.
  2. Attitude. It’s vital to have a positive and committed outlook, and your interest in and passion for the industry should be a prerequisite. However, an attitude of willingness to develop your skills and experience is an attribute that many employers will value, and you should be prepared to learn from colleagues and other engineers as part of your role.
  3. Ability to work as part of a team. Engineering is rarely an isolated career, and good interpersonal skills will be helpful in most roles. You will usually be working as part of a team, so your experience and skills in managing a team and working productively will be important here.
  4. Flexibility. Many engineering positions offer employees the chance to travel, and to meet and work with a wide range of people. A willingness to work on different sites and broaden your skill base will be helpful to you, and you will find that you can create a highly stimulating career for yourself.

Are You Looking For Engineering Jobs in Cork and Limerick?

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