Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Quality Engineer

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Galway
  • 41969286

• Responsible for ensuring Design control and Risk Management activities, wherever they are performed comply with the requirements of the Design Control and Risk Management processes.
• Provide Quality support/guidance to R&D projects leads/team members.
• Provide direction and support to Design Assurance engineers and Quality Engineers.
• Co-ordinate the Design Assurance Engineer resources to support business objectives.
• Resolve project issues by working with team members, suppliers, and others as appropriate.
• Apply thorough, systematic problem-solving methodologies in identifying, prioritising, communicating, and resolving quality issues.
• Manage and maintain the records related to design control projects.
• Contribute and participate in design review meetings.
• Provide input into the generation of risk management file documents; Risk Management Plan, dFMECA, pFMECA and associated reports.
• Provide input into development of protocols / reports supporting the Design control process.
• Provide input and review to protocols and reports for sterilization, biocompatibility and packaging validations.
• Co-ordination of timely review and approval of all details in R&D batch sterilization records as meeting the requirements of the cycle validated and appropriate for the product.
• Co-ordination of timely review and approval of production records and sterilization records of product manufactured during the design control process to facilitate timely approval of Design protocols and reports.
• Support bench test activity as required.
• Support the translation of the design requirements into manufacturing requirements.
• Ongoing monitoring of data from Quality Management systems and provision of immediate feedback to quality management on deviations or issues of concern.
• Administration and management of the systems for CAPA, non-conformances and for supplier corrective actions.
• Leads and/or facilitates compliance and improvement activities associated with the Neuravi quality system (e.g. CAPA).
• Preparation of data as applicable for use in management review.
• Act as an audit escort and/ or support coordination of backroom activity during inspections as required.
• Support internal/Supplier audits as scheduled.
• Support regulatory activities as requested by management.
• Compile and conduct Quality System training for employees as directed,

Required Education
• Minimum education of degree in a technical field is preferred.
• Minimum 5 years’ experience in the medical device industry and/or IVD/pharmaceutical, with at least three years in a position with direct responsibility for QMS processes/sub-processes.
• Demonstrated knowledge of the application of the principles, concepts and practices of design control, sterilization and Quality Assurance processes.
• Experience in preparation, participation and response to external agency inspections e.g. FDA and Notified Body Inspections• Thorough knowledge of Design Control requirements and processes.
• Working knowledge of 21 CFR 820, ISO13485 with familiarity of other foreign medical device quality system requirements.
• Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to discern major quality issues.
• Ability to work well under deadlines and pressure.
• Ability to work on own initiative and as a team player.
• Ability to build good, strong and positive working relationships with cross functional teams internationally.
• Ability to communicate clearly, accurately, and directly, both verbally and in writing, to a widely varied audience.

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call William on 0214297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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