Principal Hardware Design Engineer

  • Contract
  • Location: Galway
  • Ref: 916935

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What you need to know

Would you like to work for an innovative medical manufacturing company in Galway?

Our client, is looking for a self-starter, hands on, go -getter, experienced Principal Hardware Design Engineer to join their team for the build of their new project

This is a contract job with a view to permanency depending on work performance!

You will have the opportunity to work remotely and on-site

As the Principal Hardware Design Engineer, you will design, develop and test the electronic platform of our medical devices.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Document performance requirements of electro-mechanical systems meeting customer standards
  • Analyse and develop components such as circuit boards, power systems, processors etc while following IEC 60601-1, ISO 13485, FDA US21CFR820, and CE MDR 2017/745)
  • Troubleshoot test-tooling and adapt new specifications.
  • Identify and evaluate potential risks
  • Plan project phases, strategy, execution, design verification and validation
  • Work alongside Software, Mechanical and biomedical Engineers to ensure project is running efficiently
  • Coach, mentor and delegate to the engineering team
  • Collaborate with vendors on test and implementation strategies

What are we looking for?

  • At least 8 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Electrical/electronic system design in compliance with IEC 60601-1
  • 3rd Level Qualification with a minimum of Degree level 8 in Electrical/Mechanical/Bi-Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
  • Experience of EMC testing including Conducted and Radiated Immunity, Conducted and Radiated Emissions, Current Leakage, and ESD Testing.
  • Experience in design of embedded microcontroller-based electronics devices, including FPGA-based, digital and analog design.
  • Use of CAD systems and data acquisition software
  • Experience in testing electronic devices
  • Project management & leadership skills
  • Team player and ability to delegate and work on own initiative

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