BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Systems Engineer / Medical Design Engineer in Limerick, Ireland

Job Description Summary

BD Research Centre Ireland (RCI) is looking for a highly talented Senior Systems Engineer / Medical Design Engineer to take responsibility for providing their systems knowledge to BD for further development efforts.

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 a highly talented Senior Systems Engineer / Medical Design Engineer to take responsibility for providing their systems knowledge to BD for further development efforts for their Medication Management Solution (MMS) business unit segment focusing initially on infusion pumps. The Senior Systems Engineer will need to demonstrate a good understanding of fundamental/traditional systems engineering principles, procedures and techniques across the spectrum to connect various functional elements related to the development and through life of electronic and software systems and subsystems. The suitable candidate has a background in the medical industry with design engineering and regulatory experience. The suitable candidate should also be able to analyse customer/user needs to produce detailed requirements specifications and systems architecture for the creation of new or enhancement of existing hardware and software products that may affect multiple systems.

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 Systems Engineer:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of advanced system-level technology and systems development process.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of medical product design.

  • Coordinating and influence product development across multiple disciplines and BD global locations.

  • Serve as a key resource to examine systems behavior issues and bring resolution for existing infusion products.

  • Provide technical support to a wide range or systems-level problems pertaining to specific MMS programs and projects.

  • Clearly communicate information and ideas through a variety of media to individuals or groups in a manner that engages the audience and helps them understand and retain the message.

  • Making customers/stakeholders and their needs a primary focus of one’s actions; developing and sustaining productive business relationships on a global front.

  • Setting high goals for personal and group accomplishment; pushing oneself and others to exceed performance goals and standards; strong and independent drive for success.

  • Establishing courses of action and plans for self and others to ensure that work is completed efficiently; successfully encourages others to take responsibility for their work packages.

  • Consistently apply systems engineering techniques such as requirements synthesis, decomposition, use case modelling, traceability, risk management, verification and validation, product architecture, etc.

Be Qualified:

  • Degree qualified (or equivalent) ideally in biomedical, mechatronics, mechanical, electrical, electronics, software or systems engineering.

  • Demonstrable track record in professional work experience with 5+ years in the medical industry.

  • Ability to work in a team or individually with global collaboration.

  • Ability to Support Regulatory Affairs with engineering input for design related submissions & resubmissions (510K/Notifications).

  • To be responsible for the completion of risk benefit analysis documentation including documenting background of devices types, use case, harms, treatments, benefits, competitor devices, clinical studies, biocompatibility & materials and literature review.

  • Maintain Risk management files for existing devices (i.e. dFMEA, Risk Benefit Analysis) and take input from Clinical Evidence Reports (CER).

  • Knowledge of MDR/MDD/AIMD, global medical device/FDA regulations, ISO 14971, ISO13485, device remediation, UDI & device traceability, Sterilization, Material Biocompatibility, Clinical Trials, Agile PLM is preferred.

  • Experience in DFSS (Design for Six Sigma) knowledge and experience is preferred.

  • Understanding agile development methodologies and scrum practices are desirable.

  • Experience with Requirements Management tools (DOORS, etc.) and configuration tools (TFS, etc.) is a plus.

  • Knowledge of model-based systems engineering (MBSE), design methods using SysML or UML, and modelling tools (Rhapsody, Enterprise Architect, etc.) is a plus.

  • Strong technical writing skills, producing requirements specifications, risk reports, and test procedures, and;

  • Experience in traditional systems engineering development, architectural design and/or project engineering.

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!

Interested in a career with BD, but this position doesn’t fit your skills and experience? Join our external EMEA Talent Community here: http://bd.tal3nt.community/.

Primary Work Location

IRL Limerick - Castletroy

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.