Senior Quality Engineer-Galway

Job description

Senior Quality Engineer


Exciting opportunity to join a leading medical device in Galway as Senior Quality Engineer on a 12-month contract.

As a Senior Quality Engineer, you are directly involved in providing line support and achieving key department metrics thus contributing to the global strategy.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality standards and protocol for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product.
  • Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place.
  • Devises, implements and monitors methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment.
  • Participate in preparing / critically reviewing/approving NCMRs/ CAPAs/ Investigations and validation activities, providing expert QA technical direction and solutions as appropriate.
  • Ensures effective product control measures in the event of issues being noted.
  • Lead and support root cause driven approaches to problem solving efforts for quality issues and implements corrective & preventative actions.
  • Ensures that root cause of problem & implements corrective & preventative action measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements.
  • May manage some direct reports of lower levels and responsible for communication and coordination talent management initiatives with reports.
  • Liaises with other departments sites, functions and vendors on a frequent basis.
  • Represents the site at various levels in the organisation. Makes decisions in conjunction with senior management on deadlines that impact the business unit.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Level 8) in Science/Engineering or related Discipline.
  • Minimum of 5-8 years of relevant experience.
  • Established and productive individual contributor.
  • Works independently with general supervision on larger, moderately complex projects / assignments.
  • Communicates frequently with internal & external contacts.
  • Requires practical knowledge and demonstrated competence within job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

 For a confidential discussion on this or any other current job opportunity please contact Marcel Skolimowski on 021 4847 138 /


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