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Electronic Engineer, R&D Projects

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie

Job Description

Electronic Engineer, R&D Projects
Our client, an innovative medtech company based in Galway, now seeks an Electronic Engineer to develop electronic circuit designs for new products; optimise electronics circuits of existing products; delivering to agreed standards on time and on budget.

The successful candidate will act as R&D representative on selected project teams, providing inputs to cross functional teams, generating project timelines and budgets and ensuring delivery of requirements.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in a similar role within high volume electronics or medical devices industry.


Responsibilities of Electronics Engineer:
Lead electronics design projects, liaising with other departments, component suppliers, application support, test houses and others as required.
Generate requirement specifications and verification protocols during the design and development process
Act as a key technical driver/contributor to help design new products by applying innovation skills and working cross-functionally. Elements associated with success will be:
- Creation and development of innovative circuits
- Technical presentations and discussions
- Feasibility studies
- Innovative component selection to optimise cost and performance benefits
- Ensuring designed products have a competitive advantage.
Lead technical root cause analyses in resolution of production or field quality issues, supporting Sustaining, Supply Chain, Quality or Commercial functions as appropriate.
Design new circuits or modify existing circuits/components to efficiently meet product specifications and customer needs.
Instruct, guide and coordinate PCB designers as required.
Act as R&D representative on selected project teams, providing inputs to cross functional teams, generating project timelines and budgets and ensuring delivery of requirements.

Requirements for Electronics Engineer:
Honours Degree in Electronics Engineering.
2+ year's experience in a similar Electronic Engineer role.
Hands-on experience in analog and digital circuit design
Excellent schematic design experience
Strong analog design experience with low frequency circuits
Digital circuit experience with embedded processors
Awareness of C/C++ and Assembler programming and techniques
Awareness of regulations that apply in consumer and medical electronic products
Experience in concept generation and systems design
Awareness of manufacturing/assembly process and techniques
Track record of on time, on budget project delivery
Commercially aware

Please phone Larry on 01-2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie / www.rftgroup.ie

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.

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