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Job Title:  Senior Medical Device Engineer

Req ID:  28098
Job Category:  Processing Operations

Galway, G, IE, Galway


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

This role is a position within the engineering team based at the STERIS Galway laboratory. The site provides testing and technical services to the medical device and pharma industries.


Major Responsibilities:

Device Testing Project Lead:

  • Lead device testing projects for various medical device and pharma customers
  • Interface with customers to assess project requirements
  • Lease with the sales team to support project feasibility and proposals
  • Develop project plans, test protocols and test methods
  • Conduct training of personnel
  • Execute tests and report results

Test Development:

  • Create test methods based on international standards and customer requirements
  • Support laboratory equipment procurement
  • Design and document test jigs and fixtures
  • Working with a team to conduct Test Method Validation studies
  • Assess equipment specifications and suitability for test method

Duties - cont'd

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree

Required Experience

Experience and Education Required:

  • Minimum 3rd level relevant science or engineering degree
  • Medical device verification and validation / regulatory submission project experience: minimum 5 years
  • Working in a regulated environment: minimum 5 years
  • CAD, Project Planning and Minitab software experience an advantage


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  28098
Job Category:  Processing Operations

Galway, G, IE, Galway

Job Segment: Medical Device Engineer, Testing, Medical Lab, Medical Device, Laboratory, Engineering, Technology, Healthcare, Science