Medical Devices JobsSenior Supplier Quality Engineer (contract)

  • GY51214
  • Temporary/Contract
  • Galway

Collins McNicholas

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer required to join a leading medical device organization on a 12-month contract.

The Supplier Quality role works with external suppliers and in a cross-functional team on a daily basis to resolve supplier related issues, drive continuous improvement while driving key quality metrics across the Galway Campus. Part of a larger team within the supplier quality department, this role would support new product development and post-market quality for components supplied to Galway.

Key Duties

  • Work closely with the continuity engineering team to drive continuous improvement and robust corrective actions through problem-solving techniques
  • Coach, develop and support team members in supplier quality activities
  • Delivering cost-down projects through supplier-owned quality and certification of products
  • Communicate with management and business unit teams on a regular basis on supplier performance
  • Develop strong partnerships with cross-functional groups and provide quality leadership within these groups
  • Support in the review of supplier changes, coordinating activities with suppliers and with internal cross-functional support
  • Ensure appropriate controls are in place at a supplier, based on the risk associated with product or service
  • Provide expert QE technical direction input to component qualification strategies and documentation in conjunction with project teams to ensure high standards are in place
  • Develops and prioritizes an auditing schedule to ensure that designated suppliers are audited on a regular basis to ensure good manufacturing practices (GMP) and quality standards are met.
  • Define Receiving Inspection requirements as required and associated test method validation for all internal Test Methods.

Key Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree (Level 8NFQ) in a relevant technical discipline (e.g. Engineering, Science or technical field)
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, or less with an advanced degree
  • You are a dynamic team player, can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams with good communication and technical writing skills
  • Initiates and Leads Change, Collaborates and Creates Alignment, Drives Accountability, and Thinks Critically and Makes Sound Decisions.

For more information, please contact Elaine Dolan in Collins McNicholas on;

091 706 718

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