Product Development Engineer

  • Advant Medical
  • Galway, Ireland
  • 16/07/2021
Full time, Permanent Engineering

Job Description

The role of Product Development Engineer requires a flexible and innovative person with product and process development experience in the medical device sector. The Product Development Engineer will provide support on a range of challenging engineering projects, with active project involvement from initial concept discussions with a client, through to delivery of products to market. The role operates as part of a multidisciplinary team including quality and operations and requires routine interaction with both clients and suppliers.

Responsibilities include:

  • Be an integral part of the team tasked with the development of Medical Device manufacturing and packaging processes from a customer owned design.
  • Review of clients RFQ documents, specifications, requirements and support generation of quotes.
  • Provide technical feedback during frequent technical contact with customers to optimise product design.
  • Support the generation of project plans and work in accordance with planned activities, budget and timelines. Actively support projects across product life cycle stages.
  • Generation of component, packaging and assembly drawings in CAD/Solidworks.
  • Support in-process testing and other process controls.
  • Support design validation, shelf life and transportation studies and sterilisation validations.
  • Support the development of risk-based process validation master plans, preparing protocols, data collection, data analysis and reports.
  • Writing technical documentation, including manufacturing and testing procedures, bills of material, data sheets etc.
  • Support the delivery of high-quality presentations to clients and articulation of complex design / mechanical solutions.
  • Support operations team to problem solve any manufacturing issues that arise.

KEY Competencies

Critical Analysis, Initiative, Communication/Presentation skill, Strategic Planning, Flexible, Mathematics, Teamwork, CAD.