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James Cassidy
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R&D Product Development Engineer-Medical Device

Reference:JCAO2221 Location: Waterford
Qualification:DegreeExperience:3-4 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed

R&D Product Development Engineer - Medical Device

Our client an Irish medical device company currently seeks an R&D Engineer to join their team. Reporting to the R&D Manager the R&D Engineer must be a self-starter who is highly motivated, and a performance driven “Achiever” and comfortable working in a small but progressive medical device company where you will be exposed to many facets of the company business and operations to gain valuable experience.


  • Reporting to the R&D Manager
  • Product/device development at all phases (idea generation through to commercialisation)
  • Generation and testing of prototypes and sample products
  • Material development
  • Manufacturing and process development
  • Carry out Design & Development procedures, FMEcA, Risk analysis etc.
  • Follow project plans in line with company objectives.
  • Liaison with Universities, Institutes, suppliers and commercial organisations when required.
  • Work to achieve goals and objectives as defined in R&D project plans
  • Support operations to source and validate suppliers and ensure necessary materials are available when required for the R&D programme and manufacturing.
  • Liaise with appointed Quality and regulatory affairs coordinator.
  • Monitor regulatory issues relating to medical devices under development.
  • Patents: searching and preparation of patent drafts with validated information and specifications
  • Ensure that product development is compliant with the company’s regulatory and quality systems, procedures, documentation, audits, and compliance for CE marking etc.
  • Generation and control of documentation for design history and technical files etc.
  • Desk top research.
  • Testing and characterisation of materials.
  • Biomechanics testing of lower extremity products including gait and plantar foot pressure mapping.
  • Support Manufacturing team and design transfers to production.


  • Minimum of 2 years “Hands on” product development experience, ideally in medical devices, with exposure to product verification and validation procedures and techniques.
  • Experience in any of the following areas will be considered favourably: textiles, polymers, materials, orthopaedics, drafting, 3D Cad packages, prototyping, biomechanics (gait and plantar foot pressure mapping) etc.
  • Familiarity with industrial robots and programming is beneficial.

For further information please contact James Cassidy [email protected] or call in confidence 0860204322