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Technology Transfer Engineer- Contract

Job Title: Technology Transfer Engineer- Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 98059
Job Published: 21 days ago

Job Description

Contact: Caroline Kingston
Telephone: 086 8395531

Technology Transfer Engineer- Contract
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Technology Transfer Engineer for their site on a contract basis.

Reporting to the QE Leader, the Technology Transfer Engineer shall lead from a Quality perspective.
The job holder will lead the QA element of process / technological improvements, new product introduction and product transfers in conjunction with local Quality, Operations and R&D personnel ensuring timely communication to all stake holders to effect successful project completion.

Represent Quality as part of a cross functional team to ensure delivery of projects (NPI’s and Technology) into production with the highest level of quality, compliance, and adherence to timelines
Compile and execute validation protocols for new product/processes and software. Ensure correct implementation as per standard validation procedures. Re-validate as required due to engineering change, deviation analysis or upgrade in systems and material.
Use of statistical analysis as part of validation activity and defining subsequent inspection and controls in production
Develop and utilise DFMEA/PFMEA and other QA risk analysis techniques in order to minimise potential risk during development/implementation activity.
Liaise with R & D to ensure Critical to Quality Characteristics are agreed and documented for all New Product Development
Lead Design for Inspection activities for all New Product Introduction to ensure latest technology is available to reduce Human Error.
Lead QA input to Design for Manufacture activities on site.
Ensure daily and project compliance with all Documented Quality systems i.e. FDA QSR’s and ISO 13485/9001 requirements etc. during all day to day
Provide technical assistance to carry out problem analysis/complaint investigation as required and define through negotiation effective corrective actions.
Assist in problem solving for new products and established production process enabling reduction in compliance risks, scrap and reprocessing.
Assist in the development, review and approve product, gauge, tooling and fixturing drawings.
Maintain a good level of house-keeping in designated areas, and observe all Health and Safety at work requirements.

Key Competencies Required
  • Culturally aware
  • Flexible
  • Team player
  • Good influencing skills
  • Project Management skills
  • Good generalist (experienced quality person)
  • Methodical
  • Defuser, not inflamer
  • Good communicator
  • Politically sensitive
  • Travel Flexibility

Qualifications & Experience
  • A degree level or similar qualification in mechanical or industrial engineering.
  • Minimum 1 years’ experience in a quality role within a regulated industry.
  • Proven ability to successfully introduce new product development in the Medical Device Industry.
  • Proven knowledge and ability regarding product verification and process validations.
  • Proven knowledge of FDA and MDD GMP requirements regarding medical Devices.
  • Proven experience and training in Mechanical Engineering processes.

For further information on this Technology Transfer Engineer role in Cork please contact Caroline Kingston on 086 8395531 /
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