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Senior Quality Engineer, Operations

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Location: GALWAY
Reference: DB9172
Closing Date: 02 Jan 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

Our client, a global medical device company, is searching for a Senior Quality Engineer to join their Operations Team.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the following: 

•    Establishing inspection standards, plans, frequencies and test methods.
•    Preparing and approving procedures, routing set-up’s and shop floor documentation. Generate and approve change requests
•    Preparing/Reviewing Master Validation Plans, FMEA’s, and Control Plans.
•    Addressing customer complaints and getting to source of the issue
•    Process owner of NCR 
•    Drive continuous improvement and innovation from a quality perspective.
•    Performing an active role in further development of the quality management system. 
•    Work with suppliers and customers on the resolution of product quality issues and quality improvement programs
•    Quality representative on relevant Design/SRM Team(s).
•    Determining inspection frequencies and sampling plans using significant testing and capability studies; Implementation of Statistical Process Control in areas where needed and appropriate, analysis of data obtained.
•    Host Customer meetings and be available for regulatory audits at site and follow through with any corrective actions.
•    Support customer complaint analysis and post market surveillance activities

Applications are invited from candidates with the following background and experience:

•    Degree in Quality, Engineering or equivalent.
•    At least five years’ experience in Quality environment, preferably in Healthcare/Medical Device industry.
•    Ability to work under strict time constraints and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
•    Proven ability to work independently and under own initiative.
•    Strong interpersonal and influencing skills.
•    Ability to work as part of a team and meet targets/goals efficiently.
•    PC skills including standard office packages as well as ability to understand and learn customized computer software programs.
•    Strong knowledge of quality principles and the ability to utilize these methods in a manufacturing environment.

For a full Job Spec and to apply for this role please e-mail your CV to or call Deirdre on +353 1 -2784671 for further information. 

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