BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Mechanical Engineer in Limerick, Ireland

Job Description Summary

BD is looking for highly talented Senior Mechanical Engineers to work with the design and manufacturing groups to develop robust, sustainable products that meet customer expectations and are cost effective to manufacture.

Job Description

Are you ready to make a difference in this world? Do you want to be part of a team that develops ground-breaking medical and biotechnology services and devices? One person can make a singular difference in saving and improving lives. At BD, we are looking for amazing, passionate and dedicated people like you. BD, a company standing on 120 years of innovation in medical technology, is currently recruiting talented individuals to join our new Research and Development (R&D) Centre of Excellence in Limerick.

BD’s purpose is to advance the world of health. As part of our team, you will be on the forefront of creating and developing specialized devices, software solutions and systems to help others. Our new Centre in Limerick provides you with cutting edge technology and a creative environment to be inspired to tap into your inner genius.

BD is looking for highly talented Senior Mechanical Engineers to work with the design and manufacturing groups to develop robust, sustainable 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.

You are the one who can make the difference. Join us and be a crucial part of advancing the world of health!

Be the Senior Mechanical Engineer:

  • Planning, coordination, design, and analysing data of technical experiments at any stage of development including design of experiments activities for characterization, prototype testing, and qualification.

  • Work with mechanical technician 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 stages to ensure manufacturability of the design solutions.

  • 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.

Be Qualified:

  • 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.

  • Experience with data acquisition, analysis, and statistical methods.

  • Expertise in interdisciplinary systems, including electromechanical and electronic systems

  • Experience in design verification of Medical Device in a FDA-regulated environment is preferred.

  • Familiarity with 3D Inventor, SolidWorks, and Minitab is highly desirable.

  • Experience over the full product life cycle is desired.

  • Self-starter, proactive and ability to work with little supervision and under pressure

The BD Difference

BD, founded in 1897, is a global medical technology company with over 40,000 associates in over 100 countries. We create specialized devices, solutions and systems to address many of the world’s most pressing healthcare needs. We operate under a single purpose: “to advance the world of health”.

We have been a strong employer presence in Ireland for over 50 years. Join us and be our newest team member making the difference!

Some travel may be involved as part of this role where prior notice will be given.

Primary Work Location

IRL Limerick - Castletroy

Additional Locations

Work Shift

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.