Senior Quality Engineer - Model Farm Rd (Part Time) in Cork at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

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Job Description



Every day in our Neurovascular manufacturing site in Cork we make products that save our patients/customers lives! This is an opportunity for you to become a key part of that of that!


This role is a job share position which will be approx. 19.5 hours per week.


If you are a natural problem solver with excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for Quality then a Senior Quality Engineer role in Stryker could be a match for what you’re looking for!

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:

On a daily basis you will be a key player in ensuring that Stryker’s fantastic Quality performance continues to excel.

You will work on some key projects including New Product Introductions, Cost Saving Initiatives and Manufacturing Transfers.

As our site continues to grow it will be among your key responsibilities to support and ensure production levels continue to flourish with the utmost emphasis being on Quality.

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 Masters 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 through the use of 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

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Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

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