Vision Systems Engineer – Equipment Engineering | Galway

Collins McNicholas Recruitment & HR Services Group
Employment Type
Not disclosed
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Our medical device, multi-national client are looking to hire a Vision Systems Engineer to join their Equipment Engineering department on a permanent basis.

As the Vision Systems Engineer, you will work with manufacturing partners to develop new and innovative vision solutions in line with our Industry 4.0-Smart Factory strategies. Innovative vision solutions offer the opportunity to deliver intelligent manufacturing machines and optimise production systems while working in a purpose-built technology innovation laboratory. You will also have the chance to assist R&D and Operations on New Product Development Programs and Sustaining Programs by participating in the Prototyping, Design, Build, Commissioning and Qualification of New Equipment as well as Equipment Upgrades.


The role is primarily based in Galway, a world-class facility, although travelling abroad may be required from time to time for short periods. Working times are usually Monday to Friday, although some periodic weekend work may be needed per production schedules.



Qualifications & Experience:

  • Engineering qualification equivalent to or above NFQ Level 8
  • Three plus years of experience developing Vision Systems is essential. 
  • Proprietary Machine Vision / Image Processing tools (e.g. Cognex VisionPro and Insight, MVTec, LabVIEW).
  • Optics, sensors and lighting applied to industrial machine vision.
  • C#.NETor similar.
  • Digital Image Processing techniques and dataflows applied to industrial machine vision.
  • Advance Statistical analysis knowledge.
  • Proprietary Machine Learning software (e.g. Cognex VIDi, MVTec, Matlab) is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of deep learning theory and techniques is desirable.
  • TensorFlow 2+, OpenCV, and Pandas in Python environments are desirable.
  • Knowledge of Robotics and Controls.
  • GAMP / Documentation life cycle for regulated industries
  • Imaginative and creative approach to problem-solving and continuous improvement.

For a more detailed job specification and a confidential discussion on this role contact Amy Newell.