Electrical/Electronic Engineer in offaly

offaly, ireland
job category
Electrical Engineer
job type
Dependent on Experience
reference number
randstad financial & professional, randstad financial services
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job description

Why Work for this Company.

Our client is a world leader in medical technology, that is dedicated to limiting uncertainty for surgeons, so they can concentrate on providing the best patient care. They offer innovative solutions in orthopaedic extremity surgery, neurosurgery, and reconstructive and general surgery.

Founded in 1989, they had a vision to expand access to promising technology that enabled the human body to regenerate damaged or diseased tissues. Through this vision and persistence, they revolutionised the field of regenerative medicine, giving burn victims hope where it did not exist.


* Write, manage and maintain production test specifications and related work instructions for all sub-assemblies and products
* Design, prototype, procurement, commissioning and documentation of test equipment, and fixtures
* Manage health and safety aspects of test equipment and provide user training
* Support other departments as required, e.g. assist in analysis of customer returns, debug, root cause analysis, technical support for customers, conduct tests in the Test Laboratory, etc
* Liaise with Product Development to provide DFT (Design For Test) inputs at an early stage in product design
* Reporting on systems status and key metrics, (pass rates, downtime, costs, etc.) and record keeping to support all the above activities
* To effectively manage the introduction of technology on lines, modifications and process improvements
* Develop manufacturing technical capabilities and skills so as to ensure on-going process requirements can be effectively achieved
* Actively contribute to the enhancement of compliance initiatives for areas of responsibility
* Develop strong links with our sister plants so as to ensure effective on-going transfer and sharing of products, processes and systems
* In response to in-house quality levels and product complaints, develop process improvement projects so as to achieve the highest quality standards
* Generate Process and Test method validation protocols and reports. Ensure that process validations and work methods are adequate to maintain the highest quality standards
* Provide technical support in field related activities such as clinical programmes and complaint investigations.
* To provide technical leadership and structured approach to problem solving for operations personnel involved in process engineering and development activities
* To present, where appropriate, technical data to internal / external audit and inspection groups as required
* Provides ongoing technical guidance to lead professional work teams, conducts special projects
* Identifies complex problems and their impact to functional objectives
* Analyses situations, implements solutions, and develops new systems, procedures or processes
* Advise other professionals
* Negotiates approaches and goals
* Utilises expertise to directly influence other outside departments


* Degree in Electronic / Mechatronic Engineering, with ideally 5 year's relevant experience.
* Familiar with electronic and electro-mechanical systems design and debug.
* A general knowledge of PCs (DOS, Windows, hardware installation).
* Capabilities in both analogue and digital electronics.
* Ability to work as part of a team.
* Willing to innovate and propose initiatives for new developments and continuous improvements.
* Basic mechanical aptitude for working with test fixtures and small assemblies.
* Fluent written and spoken English with excellent record keeping and report writing skills are required.

Key Competencies Required

* Electronic & Ultrasonic design control & debug experience - current technologies.
* Yield analysis.
* To effectively manage the introduction of technology on lines, modifications and process improvements.
* Generate Process and Test method validation protocols and reports. Ensure that process validations and work methods are adequate to maintain the highest quality standards.
* Technical competency in reading schematics.
* Good planning and organisational skills.
* Good interpersonal and communications skills.
* Leads multifunctional teams, conducts special projects, may manage technical departments.
* Analyses complex and new situations, anticipates problems or opportunities, assesses impacts / risks.
* Develops and implements solutions.
* Guide and mentor other professionals.
* Adapts to negotiate with peers for common agreement.
* Influences others, (depts. & mgmt.).
* Willingness to travel to other sites as part of duties.


* Computer literacy, in particular electronic design applications.
* Pro-active with proven ability to work under own initiative, and strong team player.
* MS Office, including MS Project.

Due to a high volume of applicants only those being progressed to the next stage will be contacted

Randstad encourage applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Whilst appointments will be made on merit alone candidates must be able to prove their right to work in the UK or the Republic of Ireland (as relevant). Randstad acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003





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