R&D Engineer

Location Dublin
Discipline: Technical and Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €€70000
Contact name: Kevin Heffernan

Contact email: kevin@trentrec.ie
Job ref: TR0057
Published: 4 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Research and Development Engineer


This is a great opportunity to join a leading provider of high-speed processing technology. They supply clients around the world developing state-of-the-art technologies, optimising customers' production flow, and helping to deliver consistent high-quality output.  


You will be part of their Dublin based team made up of over 40 Engineers and Scientists working on next generation processing equipment. Their aim is to achieve excellence in technological innovation. As a result of their continued expansion, they now wish to recruit a Research and Development Engineer.


The multi-disciplinary Systems Team is responsible for the development of the electronic,illumination,optical-imaging,and classification technologies and their subsequent integration with the mechanical and software aspects of the client’s products.


As part of the Systems team, you Will be responsible for the research and development of Systems technologies, Prototype design,test,validation and performance bench-marking. In addition you will carry out data analysis, modelling, and dissemination and documentation of results. You will also be involved in troubleshooting and solving technical issues as well as collaborating with software,engineering and machine intelligence teams.

You will work in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary environment. Each day will present a new opportunity to tackle new challenges bridging a range of technical fields (optics, automation, spectroscopy, multivariate analysis, and machine learning).The broad scope of this role will give you the opportunity to contribute to the delivery of real time solutions to customers and participate in long-range R&D projects.

To take full advantage of this opportunity you will need three years relevant industrial experience or post-graduate training with a knowledgeable in one or more of the following disciplines: automation,electronics,vision systems,optics or spectroscopy. Experience in basic programming or modelling tools(e.g.Python) and you are a Lateral thinker, problem solver and innovator. You are a good communicator with strong presentation skills(both verbal and written) and are passionate about continuous development.


This is a great opportunity to join an international and growing organisation where you will be working on cutting projects in an enthusiastic environment. They have an excellent reputation as an employer and can provide defined career opportunities and are committed to the fact that life isn’t all about the job.