Connecting to LinkedIn...

Quality Engineer Lead

Job Title: Quality Engineer Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 86840
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Quality and Reliability Lead

Our client a leading global business has a permanent job for a Q&R Lead reporting to the EMEA Engineering Lead. This job will be based in Galway.
The person will lead a team of Quality & Design Engineers, with responsibility for resolving customer product quality and reliability issues.
My client offers clear progression paths, excellent training & development and competitive compensation and benefits packages for their quality engineering team.

  • Assign projects and manage a team of Quality Engineers to resolve large and small automotive product issues..
  • Develop technical capability to overcome product challenges based on 6-Sigma principles.
  • Ensure adherence to critical processes such as Requirements Definition, DFMEA, DVP&R and Design Reviews.
  • Continuously improve project management capability including the use of lean visual management techniques.
  • Challenge project schedules to identify roadblocks to avoid project delays. Work with the management team to resolve these issues and build capability within the team.
  • Challenge the team to find innovative ways to identify and remove waste in their projects.
  • Manage priorities and the number of open projects within the team to balance project efficiency with flexibility.
  • Coordinate cross-functional engagement throughout projects both on and off-site.
  • Building of a strong cooperation and collaboration between product lines and international plants

Education, experience and skills
  • Honours Primary degree in Mechanical/Manufacturing/Electronics Engineering, or a related discipline
  • Strong leadership skills to challenge the status quo and develop capabilities within the team and strong project management skills
  • Belt qualification in 6-Sigma a distinct advantage
  • System level product development including Drive-Train, Structural, Electro-mechanical and Refrigeration systems a distinct advantage

For further information on this Quality and Reliability Lead role in Galway please contact Cliona O'Malley on 091730022 /
Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website -

Please Note: HERO Recruitment will not forward your details to any company without your prior approval