Supplier Quality Engineer

Job Overview


Rapidly growing, US Multi-national healthcare company in Galway currently recruiting for a Supplier Quality Engineer
With an amazing working environment, this company operate in a really interesting sector - full of surprises and massive projects and as Supplier Quality Engineer your brief will involve partnering effectively with suppliers, helping to develop quality systems, processes and controls ensuring the supply of quality products & services from vendors. You will also provide support the Operations on when supplier issues arise.
This is a company that fully support YOU and YOUR long term career goals. They offer full educational support, defined benefit pension, subsidized canteen, parking, life assurance and an annual bonus of 10% + designed to reward hard work and hitting targets. This is a place where achievement is recognized and internal progression opportunities are very much available.


Some of the key elements of the SQE Engineer role will include:
Contributing to the evaluation and selection of global best-in-class suppliers.
Engaging with suppliers to execute process qualification plans and reports to assure components and materials.
Representing the organization as the primary supplier liaison on component quality issues.
Leading global supplier quality system audits, ensuring timely and appropriate action is taken. You will assess of supplier processes for optimum output, process stability and controls, identifying and implementing strategies for continual quality improvement and control.
Developing and certifying suppliers to achieve Dock to Stock status for supplied components.
Review and disposition supplier change requests, coordinate activities with suppliers and with internal cross-functional support teams to develop and implement appropriate strategies to qualify and support the change.
Working effectively as part of cross functional and cross organizational teams, developing strong partnering relationships with Suppliers, Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Quality groups.


My client is looking for a qualified person to Degree level 8 in Engineering / Science/Materials and with 2 or more years' working experience in an engineering function, preferably within the med device or a related industry.
Previous supplier engineering experience is advantageous and you will have a knowledge of applicable GMP, FDA and ISO regulations and of other appropriate guidance documents / standards.
Ideally you will also have a practical working knowledge of statistical data analysis and quality improvement tools and techniques and have a demonstrable track record of achieving results.

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