BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) TECHNICAL DOCUMENTATION SPECIALIST - MDR in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

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Job Description

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and healthcare worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Does it sound exciting? Good news, we are hiring!

We are looking for a highly talented Technical Documentation Specialist (2-year Contract) to provide technical input to a cross functional program team in the Diabetes Care business unit as it prepares for compliance with the EU’s new Medical Device Regulations. Based in the Dun Laoghaire office, the Technical Documentation Specialist is a critical position responsible for all Technical Documentation readiness for Product Registration within the Diabetes Care (DC) Business Unit and will provide input as part of the larger BD wide Implementation of the MDR. This is a multi-million-euro Program with significant impact and visibility across BD.

We are looking for passionate people who aren’t afraid to take smart risks, innovate and are eager to make things happen. This is an amazing opportunity to join a fast-growing company with room to grow your skills and experiences in a complex, matrix and international organization.

Responsibilities include:

  • Will be responsible for leading the engineering change documentation process and creating/reviewing the redlined documentation package that accompanies it; such as Bills of Material, Tool/Fixture drawings, Artwork, Component drawings, Device drawings;

  • Review document changes for adherence to Document Control procedures;

  • Reviews and analyzes released engineering change data and coordinates changes with engineering, quality, manufacturing;

  • Work with site personnel to develop documentation / Execute and track document changes / updates through the Document Control System (SAP ECC6);

  • Collaborate with the project team and key stakeholders to understand documentation requirements and ensure effective resolution of document system queries or requests.

The successful candidate will have 3+ years’ experience in a technical document role in medical devices or R&D. You will have a Primary Degree in Engineering, science or an equivalent technical subject. You will be an excellent communicator with ability to run meetings and workshops (face to face, conference call, Global Connect). You will be a good team player who has previous experience of working in a cross functional environment.

You will be responsible for ensuring the effective administration and maintenance of the documentation system in line with regulatory requirements for product changes and updates.

You can look forward to a rewarding career, great benefits package, collaborative working and opportunities to expand your skills in this fast moving, dynamic and agile business.

If you’re a team player who is passionate about healthcare and we’ve just described your career aspirations, then please click on the APPLY button.

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Primary Work Location

IRL Dun Laoghaire - Pottery Road

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BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.