Senior Quality Engineer

Job Overview

We are recruiting for a Senior Quality Engineer on behalf of an innovative life science company to be based at their site in County Cork.

The company:
Our client are involved in the development of pioneering medical devices used to treat orthopaedic complaints. They are currently going through an exciting period of development, having recently licenced their products for new markets, and offer the opportunity to grow with the business, in this challenging, multi-disciplinary role.

The position is based in state of the art facilities in County Cork, easily commutable from Cork City. The site is well serviced by public transport.

The role:
As Senior Quality Engineer, your responsibilities will include:
- Monitoring and development of production carried out in Contract Manufacturing suppliers.
- Providing support and assistance to suppliers in the implementation of corrective actions with an emphasis on preventing reoccurrence.
- Monitoring supplier performance metrics, and initiating improvement plans as required.
- Development, management and monitoring of a fully integrated Quality Management System.
- Carrying out internal audits, supplier audits and hosting notified body audits in compliance with ISO 13485 standards
- Development of robust Quality Control and Validation systems.
- Ensuring compliance with ISO 13485 and CE, maintaining high standards required for Medical Device accreditations.
- Conducting and overseeing root cause analysis
- Appropriately actioning customer complaints

Your background:
The ideal candidate for this role will hold a Degree in relevant scientific or engineering discipline. You will have an excellent understanding of Quality Assurance in a highly regulated Medical Devices (or related) industry. Experience of working to ISO 13485 would be highly beneficial for this position. A flexible attitude towards work is essential for this role.

If you would like to discuss this Senior Quality Engineer job in Cork further, please call our Engineering Recruitment Consultant, Leo Cordingley on 086 049 5443. If this role is not Leo is also available to discuss other possible positions or answer any general questions regarding your career and the current market.

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