Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job description

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Here in Galway, I'm recruiting for an experienced Senior Manufacturing Engineer to join a small but expanding medical device company. This is a permanent job and you will join a team of 4 experienced Engineers within the Manufacturing Group. You will focus on manufacturing and process development activities while working closely with R&D.

Your Responsibilities:

  • As as a Senior Engineer, you will frequently interact with product stakeholders (e.g. external vendors, production, quality, etc.) to identify opportunities and develop appropriate strategies
  • Work with and lead internal cross-functional teams and contract manufacturers or design firms to ensure system design, architecture, and verification/validation meets design input.
  • Evaluate external technologies and strategically identify opportunities to implement them.
  • You will serve as a key communicator from the customer to the design team.
  • As the Technical Expert (subject matter expert), you will be responsible for contributing and solving complex projects/issues as they arise.
  • Project Management: Create, drive, communicate & execute project plans, tasks and deliverables.
  • Develops processes, materials and solutions through in house and out of house development paths.
  • Use structured problem-solving techniques and statistical methods for data driven analysis and decisions
  • Build Quality into all aspects of work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements
  • Provide technical guidance to other engineers & technicians.

Your Background:

  • Level 8 Engineering or Science Degree.
  • Experienced Engineer with 5 years in a medical device environment.
  • Experience with medical products such as large calibre delivery systems is an advantage
  • Product and process development skills in medical devices a must
  • Strong knowledge of materials and process capabilities for catheter based medical device implants
  • Strong working knowledge and ability to use statistical techniques, six sigma and DFSS methodology
  • Proficient in solid works, ACAD and FE
  • Ability to work within a team; fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with company objectives.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills to enhance collaboration and written skills to prepare/execute/communicate plans and reports
  • Strategic Planner with successful scheduling & execution results

For more information, please contact Emma on 091 455 307.

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