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Process Development Engineer

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: Connaught
Reference: DB9597
Closing Date: 19 Feb 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

On behalf of my client, a medical device company, I am recruiting for a Process Development Engineer.  


In this role you will be responsible for the following:

- With clients or independently develop new concepts from initial design through design verification to market release.
- Lead the introduction of new technologies and optimiz existing technology. 
- Design and implement new methodologies, materials, machines, processes or products to bring concept to market, including essential product and process documentation. 
- Conduct feasibility studies of the design to determine ability to function as intended. 
- Maintain detailed documentation throughout all phases of research and development. 
- Prepare effective project plans and manage project execution through development phases as appropriate. 
- Conduct risk analysis for products under development. 
- Coordinate activities with outside suppliers and consultants to ensure the delivery of supplies or services needed to meet scheduled timelines. 
- Execute validations of both product and technologies in conjunction with support functions.

Applications are invited from candidates with the following background and experience:

Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Plastics or Biomedical Engineering is desired. 
 - Minimum of 5 years of medical device design and development experience is desired. 
- Good working knowledge of applied statistics desirable 
- Familiarity with design for manufacturability is desired. 
- Experience working with operations to develop strong manufacturing process instructions and operator training to ensure smooth product transition into the manufacturing environment is required. 
- Ability to interact with client companies in a professional manner. 
- Effective management of resources. 
- Customer focus with excellent communication skills, written and oral. 
- Flexibility, persistence, resourcefulness, a drive to succeed, and an entrepreneurial spirit. 
- Must have a good working knowledge of the medical device industry and of ISO13485, FDA QSIT and regulatory requirements. In particular s/he must have a detailed knowledge of MDD 93/42 EEC requirements and design control procedures. 

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please call Deirdre on +353 1 2784671 or e-mail

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. Tel: +353 1 2784671

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Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
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