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R&D Engineer (Catheters)

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: SR9321
Closing Date: 24 May 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

We are looking for an R&D Engineer with experience in Catheter Development on behalf of a growing medical device manufacturer.


Working as part of the R&D team, you will be responsible for the development of balloon catheter products in compliance with EU and FDA regulations.


  • Develop Products and corresponding processes which meet the customer requirements throughout the design phase.
  • Ensuring the product & processes are designed efficiently to ensure commercial success.
  • Generate technical documentation for the Product Design History File and Device Master Records.
  • Establish and maintain appropriate Manufacturing documentation including, Equipment documentation, Bills of Materials, Product routings, Manufacturing procedures and Logs. 
  • Develop and execute required validations in line with regulatory requirements to include Equipment, Process & Product validations.
  • Develop test methods for product evaluation and validation. Develop and execute test method validations.
  • Liaise with project leads to understand product development requirements and processes associated with new product design.
  • Partner with Manufacturing Engineering, Quality and Operations to ensure that the transition of products through R&D, product approval and manufacturing scale up are smooth, timely and cost effective.


  • An Engineering or Science Degree.
  • A minimum of 4 years post qualification experience within a Medical Device environment with at least two spent in the R&D Dept.
  • Catheter knowledge is essential
  • Demonstrable good knowledge of catheter development.
  • A good knowledge of design life cycles requirements.
  • Excellent knowledge of medical device regulations.

For more information on this position, or to apply, please contact Saoirse on 012784671 or

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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
Fax:  00 353 (1) 278 4672
Website:  Visit Our Web Site

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