Supplier Quality Engineer

Job description


  • This person will be part of the contract manufacturing team working with the senior quality systems supervisor managing the supplier quality of finished goods
  • You will work on NPD projects and new supplier qualification for these projects, performing initial and ongoing audits, negotiating quality agreements and monitor qualification processes
  • Deal with customer complaints handling and investigations on the issuing of supplier corrective actions on any deviations and quality issues
  • You will support supplier remediation activities, quality system and quality culture improvements, the continuous improvement of the third-party manufacturing quality system and the implementation of quality agreements, specifications, documentation for legacy suppliers and products
  • This includes the liaising with third party manufacturers on deployment and continuous improvement requirements and ensure statistical analysis is conducted to properly implement KPI adherence
  • Working with internal auditors on audits or inspections required to be completed on purchased product



  • Level 8 bachelor’s degree in engineering, science or similar technical field with 3 years minimum experience= in supplier or general quality in a medical device or highly regulated engineering sector
  • Must have in depth knowledge of quality system requirements applicable to medical devices (primarily 21 CFR 820 and ISO 13485) and knowledge of regulatory requirements applicable to medical devices (primarily the MDD, excellent communication skills, both oral and written, strong negotiation skills



To apply for this position please contact James Porter at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455305 E:  

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