Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Limerick, Republic of Ireland Salary: Bonus
Sector: R&D Type: Permanent

Position: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Location: Limerick

Benefits: Excellent salary, Healthcare, Pension, Life Assurance and Bonus.


My client is looking for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to work with the design and manufacturing groups to develop robust, sustainable Medical products that meet customer expectations and are cost effective to manufacture. You will play a key role in the process of providing DFSS input to the design and development of products.


My client is a global medical technology company who create specialized devices, solutions and systems for different needs across the healthcare continuum. Their new state-of-the-art R&D centre of excellence in Limerick is home to cutting edge, multi-disciplinary technology.


  • Planning, coordination, design, and analysing data of technical experiments at any stage of development including design of experiments activities.
  • As a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer you will be expected to work with mechanical technicians coordinate testing and supervise test setups
  • Testing and documentation, of integrated systems in compliance with applicable international standards and internal quality systems
  • Work with stakeholders to integrate subsystems and verify device designs
  • Work with external suppliers to establish requirements and guide design efforts in meeting project milestones
  • Support the efforts in creation of specifications, design, and test methods for the new products.
  • Interface with manufacturing on an ongoing basis during the development and product enhancement.
  • Utilise Design for Six Sigma tools as appropriate to enhance the product design.
  • Conduct risk management activities such as Failure Modes Effects Analysis.
  • Provide root cause investigation through a CAPA process
  • Support the ongoing compliance with requirements for Medical Devices and all associated quality system requirements.

Qualifications required:

University degree in Mechanical Engineering or relevant industrial experience in an electro-mechanical environment preferably medical.

Design for Six Sigma knowledge would be highly advantageous

Knowledge of international standards applicable to medical devices, including ISO 60601-1.

If you are interested in applying or hearing more about the position please forward your CV to the link provided and I will contact you to organise a time for a call.

Looking forward to hearing from you.

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