Medical Device Engineer

Date: Jan 24, 2023

Location: IE - Waterford, Ireland - All, IE

Company: Bausch & Lomb

Bausch + Lomb Corporation, (NYSE/TSX: BLCO), is solely dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world from the moment of birth through every phase of life.  Our mission is simple yet powerful: Helping you see better to live better.

The company is one of the best-known and most respected healthcare brands in the world, offering the widest and finest range of eye health products including contact lenses and lens care products, pharmaceuticals, intraocular lenses, and other eye surgery products. 

Our highest priority is the well-being of the people we serve. By listening to our customers and patients, by constantly honing our innovation edge, by executing with integrity and excellence, we strive to earn the trust of our partners and stakeholders.

Over the last 167 years, Bausch + Lomb has become a global hallmark for innovation and quality.  Our talented and motivated colleagues work relentlessly to invent new materials, engineer new technologies, and ultimately bring new innovations to help people see better to live better.


In Waterford we have been operating as a proud manufacturer of contact lenses for over 40 years.



Duties & Responsibilities

  • Participate and guide process development activities; writing protocols, data gathering, and analysis. 
  • Proficient in reporting and presentation of data analysis. 
  • Analyze data and provide recommendations on trends, correlations, response variables, DOEs etc in an effort to better understand process interdependencies. 
  • Will work with and help define automation requirements. 
  • Participate in and guide process capability finalization and process transfer to manufacturing.
  • The candidate will be interfacing with an internal cross functional team while working on these programs.
  • Support new produce/process validations.
  • Design, execute, and analyze experiments.
  • Provide process optimization.
  • Develop and support new manufacturing processes and technologies.
  • Support existing manufacturing processes, quality improvements and cost reductions.
  • Ensure product quality and all tasks are in accordance with established SOPs, GMPs, Divisional Specifications, and EHS standards.
  • Train manufacturing and junior personnel in required operations.
  • Will not have direct reports, may be engineering lead on projects.



  • Degree in Scientific or Engineering Discipline.
  • Special  Skills:  Computer  Literacy  with  skills  in  Microsoft  Excel,  Word    and
  • PowerPoint, plus Minitab, JMP (or equivalent software).
  • Expertise in Statistical Analysis including experience of DOE and SPC. Communication, organization, report writing and presentation skills a must.
  • Must  be  able  to  develop  working  relationships  with  various  internal core
  • Competencies and lead team members.
  • Specialized Training: Six Sigma Black Belt and DFSS experience preferred.
  • Minitab/JMP Statistical Software preferred.

The masculine is used in this publication without prejudice for the sake of conciseness.
Bausch & Lomb is committed to equal employment opportunity and complies with equal employment opportunity laws in effect wherever it operates.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on reques.