BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) R&D Engineer in Wexford, Ireland

Job Description Summary

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 recruiting a R&D Engineer to join our Team in Enniscorthy to help us drive new developments and add products to our already impressive portfolio. You will design, develop and implement new products, processes, test methods and equipment to facilitate our expansion. This role is an ideal opportunity to immerse yourself into a R&D environment and learn a broad spectrum of skills in this 360’ role.

Job Description

As R&D Engineer , you will;

  • Initiates new or revised documentation and tracks through appropriate approval cycles and implementation.

  • Maintains a professional working relationship with internal and external customer and support staff. Participates and/or leads cross-functional teams.

  • Provides technical support on components, material methods, systems and equipment.

  • Develops physical and functional test requirements to ensure specifications and regulations are met.

  • Writes, reviews and approves protocols, reports and data.

  • Conducts testing outlined in protocols and test methods.

  • Executes validation studies on equipment and processes.

  • Conducts complaints investigations. Understands and follows company procedures on regulatory requirements.

  • Participates in and provides input to training on department and division procedures, and policies.

  • Analyzes problems in design, process and test development.

  • Prepares and presents oral and written project updates and technical discussions. Develops and implements procedures to provide easy to follow instructions.

The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in engineering and experience in the medical device industry or a Master’s Degree in a technical field. You will be able to make and present engineering decisions and generate engineering proposals. You will have strong problem solving ability using tools such as RCA, 5 Why’s etc.. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, oral and written presentation skills. You will have software application skills (SolidWorks, Minitab, MS Office etc.), basic comparative statistics, create, review and coordinate test protocols.

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 Wexford - Enniscorthy

Additional Locations

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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.