TE Connectivity Senior Design Engineer in Galway, Ireland

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.

Senior Design Engineer

Primary Objectives of Position:

As part of the Design Engineering team at our Parkmore facility the Senior Design Engineer will lead and be an integral part of a team developing Creganna's portfolio of platform delivery system products. This position requires a candidate with significant product development experience in the medical device arena, and one who will be comfortable leading and developing a team to develop Creganna’s products. She/he will report to the Group Leader, and the position will be based in our Parkmore facility.

Major Accountabilities:

  • Lead and be an integral part of the team tasked with the development process from concept generation through to design verification.

  • Assist in the development of intellectual property generated by development activities.

  • Ensure the application of new and existing technologies to provide the optimum delivery system design.

  • Participate in trials with physicians to provide clinically relevant feedback on product designs.

  • Provide technical feedback during frequent technical contact with customers to optimise product design.

  • Support the maintenance of product files and other relevant documentation to comply with quality standards.

  • Compile project plans and lead team to develop devices in accordance with planned activities, budget and timelines.

  • An engineering, science or equivalent degree.

  • 5 to 8 year’s industry experience in a medical product development environment with a proven track record of leading teams in device development.

  • Experience of coordinating and leading Design Reviews and the compilation of associated documentation.

  • Leading the team to carry out actions in accordance with the project plan and deliver projects through key milestone phases and associated activities.

  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of ISO 13485 & FDA 21 CFR Part 820 Design Control requirements.

  • Proven experience of minimally invasive Medical Device design, development and manufacturing.

  • Proven experience in leading teams performing FMEA’s, verifications and validations for medical devices products and processes. Knowledge and experience with Medical Device sterilisation processes, specifically gamma and EtO sterilisation.

  • Proven experience of work with catheter technology, catheter design and testing and catheter manufacturing a distinct advantage.

  • Experience with engineering tools such as DOE, SPC, and using Minitab

  • 3D modeling experience.

  • Working knowledge of biocompatible metal and/or polymer materials.

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the required activities and deliverables from each of the development phases.

  • Availability to participate in limited travelling to meet with customers to conduct scheduled reviews.

Requisition ID: 2017-82095

Business Unit (Current): Industrial Solutions - Medical - Creganna Medical

External Company URL: www.tycoelectronics.com