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Senior Quality Engineer Galway

Senior Quality Engineer Galway

Senior Quality Engineer - Galway.  Fabulous permanent Senior Quality role to take responsibility on bringing a new Product line in from the US. This role will  take ownership of the product line set up and operation of this new line.

With 6 direct reports People Management and proven leadership experience is essential along with the ability to see the bigger picture from a business perspective.

Apply today to RT Lane Recruitment for an immediate response on this business critical opportunity.



  • Manage the day to day activities of the team in a safe environment and be responsible for Health and Safety goals.
  • Deliver on all KPIs that help the business achieve its goal.
  • Lead and drive QA initiatives within area of functional responsibility.
  • Provide Quality input and support to the Manufacturing, Engineering, Prototype and Commercial functions.
  • Lead, coordinate & maintain risk assessment documentation e.g. FMEA’s..
  • Investigate root cause of Quality issues and following through with timely and effective corrective actions to prevent re-occurrence for customer and internal issues. 
  • Strategically lead new product introduction and contract reviews from a QA perspective.
  • Prepare and updating Operations procedures and associated documentation.
  • Overall responsibility for functional area GMP standards and compliance including the promotion of Quality awareness.
  • Establish inspection standards, sampling plans, and test methods.
  • Report Quality metrics.
  • Develop strong links with customer organisations and other project stakeholders. 
  • Quality review of functional area validation documentation.
  • Perform and support internal and external audits to ISO and FDA requirements.
  • Perform an active role in further development and continuous improvement of the Quality Management system.
  • Qualifications


    • Level 8 degree in Science / Engineering or related fields. 
    • Minimum of 5 years industry experience in a medical device manufacturing environment.
    • People management experience.