Senior Quality Engineer- Design Assurance


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Location Limerick
Salary Negotiable
Role Type Permanent
Contact Katie Kilbane

Senior Quality Engineer- Design Assurance

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Job ID: JOB-13304
Senior Quality Engineer- Design Assurance

We know it’s not all about the money when you’re looking for your next Quality Engineering job but we also know it’s important too! HERO are working with a global leader in medical devices to find the very best of talent for their Limerick operation. Why should you apply? This Quality Engineering job opportunity in Limerick offers exceptional career development opportunities whilst delivering excellent salary and benefits package. Let’s talk to see if this is the right move for you.


As Design assurance QE you will be involved in new product development and product sustaining projects through the application of Quality engineering skills. You will handle multiple projects and tasks, from product inception through product launch and maintenance utilizing a high level of written and oral communication skills. You will play an active role in the processes to ensure products meet quality and compliance standards consistent with both Corporate and global standards and regulations while meeting all design controls, risk management, change control requirements, and other applicable regulatory requirements. The Design Assurance QE represents the Quality Function on Project core teams for both new product development and existing products.


  • Be the Design Assurance Quality Engineer on project core teams for design change projects and develop close relationships with other quality functions as needed for the project.
  • Write project quality plans and support the creation and maintenance of DHF documentation
  • Lead risk management activities within the project.
  • Support the creation and implementation of verification and validation activities
  • Review and approve test protocol and reports.
  • Review and challenge statistical rationale, and data analysis in the frame of test protocol and reports.
  • Review and approve related execution deviations.
  • Assist / conduct Failure investigations and problem-solving sessions
  • Review quality objectives and goals that have been identified and ensure they are sufficiently defined in specifications, procedures, and testing.
  • Conduct quality functional reviews and DHF compliance reviews.
  • Ensure compliance across projects for design control, risk management, and change control processes.
  • Support Quality culture within R&D organization while providing training on applicable requirements / standards.


  • A relevant degree (engineering degree- preferred) or equivalence of minimum 3 years of quality engineering experience
  • Knowledge in working with ISO 13485, QSR, ISO 14971, statistical techniques
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience with MDR – advantage
  • Experience with IEC 62304 and IEC 62366 – advantage

For further information on this role in Limerick please contact Katie Kilbane on 0861283368 or

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Katie Kilbane


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Senior Quality Engineer- Design Assurance

Katie Kilbane

Role Type Permanent
Contact Katie Kilbane
mobile +086 1283368
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