Vitalograph Careers

Vitalograph is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of cardio-respiratory medical devices, used in the diagnosis of respiratory disorders, and advanced high-reliability software systems and analytics used in clinical drug trials. Based in Ennis, Co. Clare since 1974, Vitalograph has recently expanded its offices in the Gort Road Business Park. As a result of this expansion, Vitalograph are currently recruiting for the following positions:


Role: IT Support Technician – Ennis, Co. Clare.

Vitalograph, a leading global medical devices company specialising in respiratory and heart monitoring equipment and services, is currently seeking an IT Systems Support Technician to support the IT infrastructure and applications in our Ennis office, which forms part of the larger global IT team.

Reporting to the Chief Information Officer, the successful candidate will join a world class IT support team, providing level 1 / level 2 support to our IT infrastructure, systems, and applications in Ennis and occasionally to other global sites (as required). This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and fast paced global IT team as it embarks a new phase of expansion.

Key responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Maintenance and support of company IT infrastructure including computer hardware, operating systems, printers, and applications.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot technical problems on both hardware and software.
  • Logging and management of tickets and assets
  • Work continuously in tasks through to successful completion.
  • Provide level 1 and level 2 support to our staff on a face-to-face basis and remotely where required.
  • Support the deployment of new systems for in-house and customer facing solutions.
  • Management of user accounts in Active Directory and Office 365.
  • Maintain a good working relationship with employees, executives, and teammates.
  • Test and evaluate new technologies.
  • Provide out of hours support as required

Key Skills:

  • 2+ years’ experience.
  • Relevant 3rd level IT qualification.
  • PC / Laptop hardware configuration and troubleshooting
  • Strong knowledge of Windows 10 and Microsoft Office product suite.
  • Experience in some of the following Windows Server, Active Directory, VMware, Veeam and Office 365.
  • Familiar with TCP/IP networking, including switches and access points.
  • Any of the following qualifications would be desirable, but not essential CompTIA A+, CompTIA N+, CCNA, MCSA.
  • Must be able to work well and communicate effectively with users of a broad range of computer competency levels.

If you are interested in the above position, please apply using the link below, including a brief cover letter and a detailed CV.


Role: Software Development Engineers

Reporting to the Software Engineering Manager, the Software Development Engineers will work within an interdisciplinary R&D team in the development of medical device software applications. The successful candidates will be responsible for the design and development of Windows and Web based applications. The ideal candidates will enjoy working as part of a team and be quick to learn new technologies.

Minimum requirements:

  • A degree in a software engineering or related discipline
  • Experience designing and developing Windows GUI based applications or Web based applications
  • Formal design methods e.g. UML
  • Desktop and Server Database experience
  • Experience with and knowledge of the full development lifecycle
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills

The following skills would be advantageous:

  • Experience with C# .NET with at least one of the following frameworks: WPF, WinForms, ASP.NET
  • Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2010/2012/2014/2017 and TFS
  • Experience with SQL Server and SQL Server Express
  • Experience in the development of software within a regulated environment
  • Experience working in an Agile environment

If you are interested in the above position, please apply using the link below, including a brief cover letter and a detailed CV.


Role: Software QA Engineer

Reporting to the Software QA Manager, the Software QA Engineer will work with software QA engineers, developers and other engineering disciplines in assuring the quality of medical device software applications across a range of platforms (PC, Embedded, Web, and Mobile). The candidate in this role will possess excellent knowledge of Software Quality principles, methods and tools. They will work in defining test strategies, requirements, test cases and processes across several projects and contribute to the execution and reporting of the QA effort. The ideal candidate will have experience in a QA capacity, enjoy working as part of a team and have an aptitude for software problem finding and diagnosis.

Minimum requirements:

  • A degree in a software engineering or related discipline
  • Understanding of software application life-cycle models
  • Excellent knowledge of software testing methods and techniques
  • Experience in the development and execution of test strategies, test plans, test cases, test reports and traceability matrices
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills

The following skills would be advantageous:

  • Prior experience with automated testing tools and practices
  • Prior experience in the definition, gathering and reporting of QA Metrics
  • Professional QA qualification or certification
  • Experience with ALM and/or QA tools
  • QA experience across a range of software applications and platforms
  • Experience driving process improvements within the QA function
  • Experience in the Medical Device Industry or other GxP environment

If you are interested in the above position, please apply using the link below, including a brief cover letter and a detailed CV.


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