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Engineering & Technical

Senior Quality Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Galway
Date: 1/07/2017
Job Reference: 87578

Job Description

Contact: Cliona O'Malley
Email: cliona@hero.ie
Telephone: 091 730022

Senior Quality Engineer

Our client a leading medical device MNC located in Galway requires a Senior QE for a permanent job. The Senior Quality Engineer will focus on striving for improved quality and compliance in all company's activities. Senior Quality Engineers are directly involved in developing local department quality strategy, the development of the quality team, and the management of complex investigations and projects

Key Responsibilities of the Job:

Collaborate with cross functional teams to develop project plans that comply with the requirements of the quality system.
Responsible for the coaching and development of Quality team members.
Lead and support root cause driven approaches to problem solving efforts for quality issues.
Anticipate the future competency requirements within the team and develop appropriate training and strategy to support these needs.
Develop strategies to ensure the operations environment is "audit ready" at all times.
Maintain expert up to date knowledge of developments in regulatory compliance requirements for product design, development, and transfer and commercialization activities.

Education, Experience and Skills:
Third Level Degree (L8) in Science, Engineering or related discipline.
Dynamic team player and leader and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams.
Ability to be self-directed and to effectively interface with various levels and functions within the organization.
Ability to recognize, anticipate and innovatively create solutions to issues and problems in a timely manner is desirable.
Having broad technical expertise and knowledge of interrelated quality function disciplines and a high level of aptitude in QE/QA principles and methodologies is advantageous.
A good working knowledge of COS and Lean principles would be beneficial.
good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

For further information on this Senior QE role in Galway and other Quality Engineering job opportunities please contact Cliona O'Malley on 091 730022/ cliona@hero.ie
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