Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Job description

Currently recruiting for a Senior Quality Engineer for a medical device company in Galway. This is an amazing opportunity for a candidate who wants to work in a fast paced "hands on" environment where you will be involved in several specialised projects involving suppliers.

This role has come about purely due to expansion. Very exciting times ahead for this multinational, you can feel this from once you walk in - great atmosphere and company culture. 

What will your day look like?

Well no two days will look the same in this role. It will be intense (in a good way), but even more rewarding. Mainly you will assess performance, compliance and capability of existing and new suppliers. This role is largely responsible for cost reduction, process improvement and regulatory compliance for suppliers. You will be involved in the effective transfer of new products into production, supporting the quality team, leading effective Quality engineering techniques, ie., risk analysis, test development, implementing new plans and verification and validation strategies. You will be responsible for leading root cause analysis investigations, nonconforming products and quality events. 

Essential Requirements needed to succeed in this role: 

  • An Honours Degree in relative discipline (Level 8)
  • A minimum of 5 Years’ experience within the medical device industry in a similar role
  • Knowledge and prior experience of ISO 13485
  • Experience working in cross functional teams

What makes you stand out from the crowd?

  • Quality related certifications or training
  • Strong supplier development skills
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings
  • Previous experience in an internationally regulated environment

Benefits and Salary:

Competitive. Give me a call/email if you would like to discuss this further.

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

If you do not have an up to date CV or would like to discuss this role in further detail, no problem, please feel free to give me a call or send me an email.    

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