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Senior Quality Engineer

Posted: 27th June, 2024
Title: Senior Quality Engineer
Department: Engineering
Location: Clara, Ireland



Responsible for leading key elements of the quality system to ensure compliance to ISO13485:2016 and other relevant standards as applicable. Responsibility and  authority for product/process quality improvement programmes, analysis of quality costs, investigation and trending of customer complaints, analysis of quality waste, reliability evaluations and process capabilities studies..


  • Coordination of quality-related activities on time and in full against agreed objectives. These may be in respect of Quality Systems, Converting Quality, Added Value Service Quality, or other topics as agreed with the Quality Manager
  • Generation of reports for data trending and analysis of the quality system (as required)
  • With support of SME’s, conduct and/or coordinate actions to drive investigations, perform robust root cause analysis, develop and implement corrective and preventive actions and establish effectiveness monitoring plans as part of customer complaints, CAPA and non-conformances.
  • Responsible for oversight and approval of all phases of assigned events and investigations
  • Preparation of reports to demonstrate completion of projects with associated data and conclusions
  • Management of time, workload, performance and development of direct reports
  • Manage day-to-day project activities to ensure on time completion of projects.
  • Build and maintain positive/professional working relationships and effective communication with internal cross functional departments
  • Support site readiness for first, second, and third party audits (including unannounced audits)
  • Support the scheduling of internal audits and conduct internal audits as part of the internal audit team
  • Performs other duties as assigned. Will include participating in  projects where required
Essential Criteria:
  • Third level qualification in science/ engineering.
  • Three years’ experience in Quality Engineering in a manufacturing environment
  • Training and/or experience in working in a ISO13485:2016 certified manufacturing environment
  • Previous people management experience
  • Excellent planning and coordination skills
  • Good attendance record

The above list of job responsibilities is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.

FOR INTERESTED APPLICANTS: If you are interested in this position, please send a brief cover letter, resume, please state the job title applying for and any other relevant material for the candidacy to Thank you!

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