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Quality Engineer - Medical Devices

Company: RBW Consulting
Reference: AC/QAE/SWI
Closing Date: 09 Dec 16
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Quality Engineer - Medical Devices - Leading Medical Device group


I have just agreed to assist one of my key clients within the Medical Device industry whose products are highly regarded as the best within their chosen therapy. Key for their continued success is to identify a new Quality professional to join the organisation as a ‘Quality Engineer’ to be based in Switzerland.

In this role, the appointed individual will support internal areas of production, purchasing, quality control and research and development in quality-related processes. Their focus will be on supplier management.

Role responsibilities include;

•        Coordination and implementation of supplier qualifications

•        Creation and administration of QA agreements with suppliers

•        Continuous monitoring of suppliers

•        Planning, implementation and administration of supplier audits

•        Implementation of failure studies

•        Participation in internal and external projects

•        Planning, administration and implementation of internal audits

•        Support other quality areas (Deviation, CAPA, Change Control)

•        Collaboration on the investigation and reporting by quality indicators

Requirements to be appointed as the Quality Engineer;

·         University degree in engineering or natural sciences.

·         2-4 years practical experience in the Medical Device or Medical IVD industry

·         Existing Auditor Certification and ISO 13485 / CFR820 auditing experience is an advantage.

·         Fluency in English and ideally one other language

·         Can work office based in Switzerland

·         Good communication within and outside the team


This role offers a challenging job in an innovative and fast growing environment with a good working atmosphere, as well as an attractive salary package and benefits


If you feel you match the  qualities we are looking for  and the role appeals to you , please contact Antony Clark at RBW Consulting on +44 (0)1293 584300 or email for full details.


At RBW Consulting Ltd, every one of our consultants has the benefit of multiple years’ experience in helping Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Professionals find the right career step for their current and future aspirations. With unrivalled industry knowledge and network in Biotech’s, Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Companies throughout the UK, Switzerland and Europe, we would be delighted to speak with you about the role you are looking for.


RBW Consulting is acting as a recruitment company in conjunction with Access financial Switzerland 


Keywords: ISO 13485, ISO 9001, Medical Devices, MDD, QA, Quality Assurance, QAA, Quality Assurance, Engineer, CAPA, Complaints


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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Origin Two 106 High Street, Crawley RH10 1BF
RH10 1BF
Tel:  01293 584 300
Fax:  01293 534 133
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