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Senior R&D Engineer

Reference:CC/HQ00001807 Location: Limerick
Qualification:DoctorateExperience:4-5 Years
Job Type:PermanentSalary: Not Disclosed

Senior R&D Engineer

Our client in Limerick requires a Senior R&D Engineer on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will lead the development of mechanical, thermal and electro-mechanical systems for biotechnology applications.

• Support the design of automated machines for biological applications, integrating liquid handling, thermal management, pneumatics, robotic and electronic subsystems.
• Direct the development of subsystems through the fabrication and characterization of prototypes. Conduct analysis of test results.
• 2D & 3D CAD design and simulations (thermal and fluidics).
• Support the debugging, verification, validation and reliability testing of subsystems.
• Collaborate and interact with the biology group to optimize the performance of subsystems.
• Report and present system performance data to the engineering and biology groups.
• Support transfer to manufacture, interacting with the manufacturing team and providing technical expertise when required.
• Coordinate project activities with R&D, purchasing, quality, documentation and manufacturing to meet project goals.
• Support the product certification process (UL, CE).

• Degree in engineering or science.
• Masters or Ph.D. in an engineering or scientific field is desirable.
• Strong technical experience in developing mechanical, thermal and electro-mechanical systems for biological applications.
• Minimum of 5 years related experience.
• Proficient in 2D and 3D CAD, preferably Pro/Engineer. Experience in creating 3D parts and assembly layouts.
• Ability to lead projects autonomously and manage collaborators.
• Capable of leading projects in a dynamic environment.
• Proficient with Microsoft office.
• Good interpersonal skills - able to express ideas, recognize good ideas and collaborate with cross-functional teams. Communication of project status.
• Have the ability to plan, organize, and implement multiple concurrent tasks.

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Conor Cronin | Tel: +353 (0) 1 5079258