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Supplier Quality Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 7/08/2018
Job Reference: 97957

Job Description

Contact: Bimi Felix
Telephone: 086 8395533

Supplier Quality Engineer

Our client, a medical device company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Supplier Quality Engineer for their site.

  • You will be a key member of the Contract Manufacturing (CM) Quality Organization working to sustain, develop and improve Contract Manufacturers.
  • Impact Patient Outcomes. Do meaningful work, make a difference, and improve lives — starting with your own.
  • In this exciting role as a Supplier Quality Engineer you work closely with CM / OEM manufacturers and Business Unit partners to introduce new products and develop or sustain existing suppliers ensuring finished goods meet the highest quality and reliability standards for the MITG business unit.

  • Ensures suppliers deliver quality parts, materials, and services.
  • Qualifies suppliers according to company standards
  • Monitors parts from acquisition through the manufacturing cycle and communicates and resolves supplier-related problems as they occur.
  • Develops and prioritizes an auditing schedule
  • Evaluates suppliers' internal functions to assess their overall performance and provides feedback in assessment of their operation.

  • To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum requirements are evident on your resume.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Science field with 4+ years of experience in Quality and/or Engineering OR Master’s Degree in Engineering or Science field with 2+ years of experience in Quality and/or Engineering.
  • Expertise in equipment qualification, process validation, inspection techniques including qualification, risk based sampling plans, statistical analysis, statistical process control, control plans, first article inspection, PPAP, and FMEAs
  • Expertise in process and system-based auditing techniques
  • Working knowledge of Supplier Change Requests (SCR), Supplier Corrective Actions (SCAR), non-conformance management, and complaint investigations.
  • ASQ Certified Quality Engineering (CQE), Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) or other relevant quality engineering or auditing certifications
  • Experience in developing and manufacturing medical devices
  • Experience in Medical device industry
  • Experience in ISO9001, 13485, 14971, 21 CFR 820, and other relevant international regulatory and quality assurance requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in complex and emerging markets, leveraging interpersonal, communication, and technical skills to optimize results

For further information on this Quality Engineer role in Galway please contact Bimi on 086 8395531 /

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