Senior Engineer, Quality in Limerick at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

Senior Quality Engineer - Limerick

We are hiring a Senior Quality Engineer to support our Limerick site on a 12-month fixed term contract.

To help in our efforts to ensure the safety of our employees and customers – the successful candidate will work remotely as much as possible in this position.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Quality Engineer to join our team and make a difference to our customers’ lives every single day!!

This position will suit someone with experience supporting production and ideally we would love to see candidates with experience in Manufacturing Transfers.

Who We Want:

  • Effective communicators. People who can interpret information clearly and accurately to concisely communicate results and recommendations to stakeholders, senior management, and their teams.
  • Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
  • Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.

What You will Do:

Every day in this role represents a new and exciting challenge!

You will be involved in supporting production in our Limerick site and a large portion of this role will involve being a key player in a Manufacturing Transfer in our Oncology side of the business. You will work to identify MT quality risks/gaps and find solutions to correct.

You will be the point of contact for quality for manufacturing transfers at Scoping, Planning and Execution phases Enable successful completion of manufacturing transfer to achieve its quality, cost and time requirements

This role will really suit an innovative problem solver with a positive attitude who enjoys a fast-paced working environment.

What You Need:

  • Bachelor degree in Science, Engineering or equivalent/ related subject and 2 or more years of work experience in a quality discipline, or Master of Science, Engineering or related subject with 0 years of experience
  • Previous experience in a regulated environment within an R&D or manufacturing environment.
  • CQE or equivalent course work / experience desirable
  • Proficient in understanding of Med Device manufacturing processes desirable.
  • Familiarity with ISO 13485, QSR, GDP, GMP desirable.
  • Lean Six Sigma training a distinct advantage.
  • Working knowledge of Process Validation and Computer System validation
  • Analytical & problem-solving skills, process improvement orientation, and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and have a good understanding of geometrical dimensioning and tolerance.
  • Must be able to generate, follow and explain detailed operating procedures (i.e. assembly instructions, inspection procedures etc).                                                                                                                                                           
  • Experience in executing complex problem-solving techniques related to design/technical issues. Good instincts and sound judgment for mechanical and structural design.
  • Ability to manage several projects using excellent analytical skills in planning, organising, and implementing multiple concurrent tasks.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - able to express ideas and collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.  Open minded- able to recognize good ideas.
  • Strong team player who effectively utilises individual strengths and talents to maximise team services to customers. Focuses on achievement of team objectives and team success.
  • Working knowledge/experience of Risk Based and statistical techniques, in particular process risk, statistical sampling plans, Process Capability, Gauge R&Rs.
  • Is diplomatic, tactful and leverages excellent interpersonal keys to help achieve outcomes.
  • Manages change well and adopts a continuous improvement orientation to the role
  • Excellent English (both oral and written)
  • Ability to be the voice of Quality when dealing cross functionally


Work From Home: Regularly scheduled days

Travel Percentage: None

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