R&D Engineer

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You will work as a R&D Engineer for our client, an established Pharmaceutical company in the Waterford area.

As a R&D Engineer you will provide engineering support to the R&D department, in the design, commissioning and qualification of equipment and processes to help the manufacturing of new and existing products.

This is a permanent position.

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Key duties & responsibilities: 

  • Offer engineering support to R&D Sterile Fill Finish development teams and projects
  • Participate in the Development and support of new manufacturing processes and technologies
  • Knowledge of equipment operation in detail
  • Define and review equipment specification and associated test documentation.
  • Support project delivery through FAT, SAT and IOQ involvement as needed
  • Troubleshoot equipment issues with emphasis on process cycles (e.g. cleaning, sterilizing)
  • Identify means to improve processes, increase efficiencies and reduce costs
  • Liaise with vendors on disposable technology and integration into the process
  • Development of process cleaning and sterilization cycles
  • Development of critical process parameters for the process and development of process capability and deviation monitoring
  • Monitor process risk and ensure mitigations are in place as required
  • Use of FMEA, FMECA and Risk assessment techniques
  • Adhere to cGMP guidlines 

What are we looking for? 

  • Qualified to Degree level in engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 1 year of Process Engineering experience within a relevant Pharma. environment (preferably within a sterile manufacturing environment)

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