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7 Senior Product Design Engineers WITH Medical Devices experience required is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our client based in Galway. The Senior R&D Engineers are directly involved in working on the development of innovative products for use in Medical procedures, as part of a World class R&D team. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information.

Role of this position

  • Design and develop new medical devices from initial concept phase through design freeze, verification, and validation and finally into commercialization phase.
  • Work from basic clinical need through opportunity assessment and device concept to prototype.
  • Effectively represent the company while interacting with physicians to distil their needs into product requirements and concepts.
  • Participate in technical innovation across the department.
  • Identify and mitigate technological risks throughout the design process.
  • Apply understanding of anatomy & physiology with engineering knowledge in materials and processes to come up with working designs.
  • Interface effectively and build relationships with team members, other staff and key technology and component suppliers, both locally and globally.
  • Contribute to resolution of technical challenges with existing designs and support portfolio sustaining activities.
  • Contribute to generation of intellectual property.
  • Delegate/direct work of experienced engineers.
  • Provide coaching/guidance to less experienced team members.


  • Level 8 Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Biomedical Engineering or related discipline with 5 Years relevant Direct Engineering experience within Medical Device environment.
  • You are a dynamic team player and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
  • Medical Device Product Development experience required.
  • Technical experience in DOE, Six Sigma, DFM, etc.
  • Concept Development (prototyping, IP, preclinical studies, spec setting, design requirements, physician interaction)
  • Design (concept to final, materials selection, DOE, FEA, design optimization)
  • Verification and Validation (Design validation, Verification)
  • Launch (Design Control, launch support, submission support)
  • Post Market (process validation, post market support)
  • You collaborate across organizational boundaries and take appropriate actions when problems occur.
  • You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.
  • You are experienced interfacing with physicians and reducing feedback to device concepts.

Please call Tom Devaney today for further information on 091-758771 or email:
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