Senior R&D Engineer

Job description

Senior R&D Engineer

As the Senior R&D Engineer, you will be responsible for working as part of an experienced and talented R&D team helping to save lives with a novel device.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop clinically relevant in-vitro and ex-vivo test protocols to profile device performance across a range of clinical scenarios
  • Promote an innovation mind set, identify improvement opportunities, suggest solutions, and submit patent disclosures
  • Detailed project planning and leadership of various stages of product development, including concept development, rapid prototyping, detailed design from first principles, and design for manufacture
  • Ensure direct reports are aware of their commitment to patient safety and product quality, are current with their training requirements and that they understand and comply with all other regulations governing their work
  • Provide mentoring to less experienced team members


What you bring:

  • A BSc or MSc in biomedical, mechanical, materials or industrial engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience in a technical role at a MedTech company
  • Experience in the development and production of medical devices that require complex processes and assembly techniques and a proven ability to deliver results in this setting
  • Excellent written, interpersonal communication and presentation skills
  • High level of self-motivation, proactive attitude, and sense of ownership and personal responsibility
  • Lead by example to build a positive, supportive, respectful culture that motivates and enables the team to accomplish strategic objectives


To apply for this position please contact Emma Ward at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455307 E: 

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