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Senior Supplier Quality Engineer | Start Up

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20610

A fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior Supplier Quality Engineer to join an innovative and exciting start-up here in Galway.

The Role:

  • Technical lead on Teams comprising representatives from Purchasing, Supplier Quality and Business Units responsible for all aspects of Supplier Management.
  • Demonstrates Technical Leadership skills in Commodity Management.
  • Responsible for Establishing & Achieving the business objectives of the Team in terms of Quality, Cost and Service.
  • Drives Continuous Improvement of Quality & Quality Systems, Service Capability and Total Cost of Ownership throughout the Supply Chain.
  • Supports investigation of Material Quality issues as they arise. Works with Quality, Procurement & Business Units to resolve issues and disposition products.
  • Promotes the Quality System within the Supply Base.
  • Works with Procurement, Supplier Quality Engineering, Receiving Inspection & Business Units to ensure that components meet established requirements.
  • Ensures that adequate Corrective Actions are identified, implemented and controlled by Suppliers
  • Provides guidance to other functional areas in applying Supplier Management system requirements
  • Contributes to the development, maintenance, and improvement of Supplier Management Policies and Procedures.
  • Communicates effectively with all Internal & External Stakeholders.
  • Develops new Supply sources with Procurement Team
  • Identifies and Drives Material Value Improvement Projects (VIP’s) throughout the Supply Chain.


  • Level 8 in a relevant discipline.
  • Minimum 5 years experience within the Medical Device or Pharmaceutical Industry.
  • Experience and understanding of regulations related to medical devices e.g. ISO 13485, MDD, MDR and applicable FDA Requirements.
  • Experience in writing documentation in a regulated environment.
  • Experience in conducting audits in a regulated environment.
  • Self-motivated.

For more information or a confidential discussion about this role please contact Michelle McInerney

091 706 717