Senior Quality Engineer

Location: Galway, Republic of Ireland Salary:
Sector: Operations Type: Permanent


Are you a skilled Senior Quality Engineer ready to make an impact in your next move? Would you like to work in a thriving & growing medical device company in Galway? Then you could be the Senior Quality Engineer that I'm looking for.

The Company

Headquartered in West Galway, my client has been delivering innovative solutions for medical implantable products for over 15 years. They've established a comprehensive suite of product development and manufacturing capabilities. They have key growth markets of Cardiovascular, General Surgery and Orthopaedics. The location is ideal for anyone living in or West of Galway City e.g. Connemara, Salthill, Spiddal, Moycullen, Knocknacarra, Dangan, Barna etc. It's approx. 15 mins drive from the city.

Why apply for Senior Quality Engineer?

I am working with a client in a growing medical device company who require a Senior Quality Engineer to join their team. You will be working in an established yet expanding company, located west of Galway. This is a full-time, permanent position. You will be compensated with a competitive salary (DOE) plus healthcare and pension contribution too.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Quality Engineer who possesses strong supervisory skills and has the ability to lead the quality team with enthusiasm and initiative. Reporting to the Quality Manager of your area, you will be working in an organisation with opportunities to use your quality skillset, through quality improvement projects, across the board.

What will I be doing as Senior Quality Engineer?

As Senior Quality Engineer, you will be a leader in driving quality across your team within the company. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Investigating the root cause of quality issues and CAPA's to prevent re occurrence
  • Engaging in quality & compliance awareness for GMP standards
  • Preparing quality reports for meetings and management reviews.
  • Quality review of validation documentation.
  • Performing and supporting internal and external audits to ISO and FDA requirements

What do I need to apply for Senior Quality Engineer?

You will need a Bachelor's degree in a scientific/engineering/technical discipline. You are required to have at least 5 years' experience in a medical device manufacturing environment, with a proven track record in Quality Assurance. You need strong knowledge of regulatory environment and have a proven track record of resolving complex quality issues e.g. with CAPA's and root cause analysis. Supervision quality staff is a key part of this role so experience in doing so is a distinct advantage.

Are you someone who can further develop the QMS and continuously improve it? Can you direct and guide quality engineers and ensure that company expectations and regulatory requirements are met? If so, this challenging and rewarding position could be the one for you.

CV not ready? Want to hear more information about this role in Galway? Feel free to get in touch with Barry 01 888 3477 for a confidential discussion.

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