R&D Engineer - Materials

€60 - €75 per hour
  1. Contract
  2. Project Engineering
  3. Ireland
Galway, Republic of Ireland
Posting date: 25 Aug 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a R&D Engineer - Materials for a medical technology and devices organisation. This role is on a contract basis.


  • Guide the research and development of new polymer coating formulations and procedures, guaranteeing compliance with stringent regulatory standards.
  • You will stay present with developing industry regulations, advancements in polymer coatings, and pertinent manufacturing technologies in regulated settings.
  • Responsible for developing and upholding meticulous documentation, which involves SOPs and comprehensive technical reports.
  • Work alongside the cross-functional teams to integrate coating procedures into regulated product lines, upholding the highest quality standards.
  • The ideal candidate will navigate and solve coating-connected concerns, focusing on compliance and data-driven decision making.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in a chemical engineer, materials science, or similar discipline, though a MS or PhD would be ideal.
  • Familiarity with developing polymer coatings in highly regulated settings, for example: medical devices or pharmaceuticals.
  • Competent in designing and implementing in the constraints of regulatory needs.
  • Know-how of polymer chemistry, coating practices, and rigorous characterisation strategies in regulated contexts.
  • Acquaintance with process scale-up and technology transfer while upholding regulatory adherence.
  • Past involvement with quality control procedures and strategies in regulated organisations.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Works well with others.
  • Able to resolve issued with a high attention to detail.
  • A novel mindset with the capacity to adapt to new challenged while maintain regulatory standards.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Numhom Sudsok at +44 203 8718 093.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.