Senior Manufacturing Vendor Engineer

Job description

Senior Manufacturing Vendor Engineer

The position of Senior Manufacturing Vendor Engineer is extremely collaborative, working across a number of functions in the company. The successful candidate will work closely with their colleagues in R&D and QA as well as suppliers to ensure adequate supply of our finished product for development projects, clinical and commercial activities. The successful applicant will be looking to take a step up in their career by being responsible for manufacturing technical leadership of NPI activities in partnership with R&D and QA functions.

 Job Requirements:

  • Provide manufacturing engineering support to process and product development projects including responsibility for reporting on project activities
  • Review and contribute to supplier process validation and risk management activities
  • Communicate effectively with all Internal & External Stakeholders
  • Collaborate with key suppliers and their production/manufacturing teams to drive and support process/product improvements/developments and lean initiatives
  • Ensure all health, safety and environmental requirements are met


  • Educated to Degree Level (Level 7 or Level 8 FETAC) in a relevant engineering or science discipline
  • A minimum of 7 years relevant experience in the medical device industry in a team-based manufacturing or engineering role
  • Experience of project management
  • Experience of design verification and knowledge of labelling regulations preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and complete tasks to defined timelines
  • Experience in performing process validation and risk management activities is required
  • Experience of managing internal/external relationships is required
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-motivated, with focus on Quality, Delivery and Cost
  • Experience with lean/six sigma and value improvement project experience is preferred.
  • Catheter manufacturing experience is an advantage


To apply for this position please contact Chloe Walsh at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455305 E:  

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