Quality Engineer (all levels)

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland Salary:
Sector: Quality Assurance (QA) Type: Permanent

The opportunity:

Quality Engineers are required in my client's European Centre of Innovation, located close to Galway City. My client hold a portfolio of 13,000 products. They're at the forefront of the medical device industry. Their presence in Galway extends almost 25 years and continues to be one of the most highly regarded medical technology leaders in Ireland.

Your profile:

You're a quality professional with 3+ years' experience in the healthcare (medical device / pharma / diagnostics) industry. You have strong working knowledge of current regulatory standards in a medical device / ISO 13485 industry. Alternatively, you might be an experienced Quality Engineer in a different industry that's highly regulated, and share the same responsibilities that are expected in this position.

You might feel you have plateaued in your current position, and opportunities are limited internally. You might be doing activities that are above & beyond your call of duty, and want to work in a company that rewards this. You might be a working in a quality assurance orientated position and thinking of facing a new challenge in the medical device industry.

If you think the above describes you (and you have a Science/Engineering/similar Bachelors degree - level 8) then I'd like to speak with you!

The offer:

Fantastic company to have on your CV. A Quality Engineer II employed here will be working in a fast-paced environment and find that there is plenty to learn and areas to develop in. You will receive a permanent contract, competitive salary, healthcare cover for you and dependants, bonus issued every year. As an employee here, you will be supported with continuous professional development, working in an organisation that believe on promoting from within.

The role:

As Quality Engineer, you will be working in operations in a busy section of my clients company.

Day-to-day, you will be using your quality skillset in some of the following duties:

  • Non-conforming product
  • Customer Complaints
  • Validation techniques
  • Analysis of customer feedback and complaints
  • Risk Management
  • New product/technology transfer
  • Working knowledge of statistical analysis, lean principals and Six Sigma
  • Dealing with suppliers, other departments and customers offsite
  • Technical guidance to junior quality staff
  • Engage in internal audits & ensure area is audit ready

If you think the position in Galway is the step in the right direction for you and have experience in a similar role, don't hesitate in applying. If you think you might be interested in becoming a Quality Engineer II and looking for more information, I will contact you upon application and discuss this further with you! *EU passport/Stamp 4 Visa needed for consideration.

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