Quality Engineer

Location: Inverness, Highlands Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Type: Contract
Contact: Joe Tomkins Job Published: 6 days ago

Quality Engineer

5 month contract (expected to be extended)


Medical Devices

Quality Engineer required for one of the world's leading medical devices companies based in Inverness. They are looking for candidates on an initial 5 month contract, although this is thoroughly expected to be extended.

Ideally candidates for this Quality Engineer position will need experience of medical device's or a regulated industry, working to standards such as ISO13485, ISO14971 and ISO15197.

Technical Competencies & Responsibilities for Quality Engineer:

* Provides Quality Engineering leadership and project management to all areas of the business
* Provides Input to specific projects on the Validation strategy and required testing to ensure all risks are tested and mitigated.
* Quality Engineering review and approval of Validation Documentation
* Minimizes risk to the customer through risk analysis and risk management throughout the product lifecycle
* Leads reduction of the cost of quality and non-compliance to the business
* Ensures adherence to Quality system to achieve highest levels of compliance and identifies improvements to the system.
* Acts as Quality SME to the business
* In partnership with Manufacturing, leads reduction of non-conforming product and processes
* Ability to analyze and identify emerging trends, to highlight preventative measure opportunities

Qualifications required:

* ASQ CQE certification or equivalent
* Process Excellence Knowledge


* Manufacturing knowledge
* Knowledge of Validation in Medical device or another regulated industry
* Working knowledge of regulatory and compliance environment i.e. ISO 13485:2003; 21 CFR Part 820, ISO 14971 and ISO 15197
* Statistics
* Working knowledge of failure investigation

To apply for this exciting 5 month Quality Engineer contracct opportunity please press 'apply now'.

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