Supplier Quality Engineer with experience in the Medical Devices sector required by growing Medical Devices multinational based in Galway

Key Responsibilities:

  • Functional expert for Supplier approval process
  • Liaise with suppliers to obtain supplier approval documents
  • Manage suppliers on an on-going basis via regular contact, periodic audits and other methods to guarantee consistent high-quality performance on an on-going basis
  • Interact with suppliers to resolve quality issues through the NC/SCAR process and lead quality improvement initiatives with suppliers
  • Technical/quality evaluation of new suppliers / new raw material items
  • Monitor and measure performance of suppliers for quality and delivery and provide input to management review


  • Level 8 Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Science. ·
  • 4+ years industry experience in a medical device-manufacturing or pharmaceutical environment
  • Lead Auditor Certification
  • Green Belt in Six-Sigma or have a good working knowledge of the principles
  • Experience as a supplier Quality Engineer in a similar type role within a medical devices industry
  • Strong knowledge of ISO and FDA quality requirements
  • Excellent “hands-on” technical skills
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills
  • Highly organized with strong ability to prioritize tasks and work on own initiative
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills essential

Please contact Emer Smith to discuss in confidence

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