Medtronic Quality Engineer Temp in Galway, Ireland

Quality Engineer Temp


Galway, County Galway, Ireland

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Jun 15, 2017


Together, we will change healthcare worldwide. Join us in our Mission to alleviate pain, restore health and extend life worldwide. Let’s work together to address the universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives, optimize costs and efficiencies, and expand global access. Together, we can make a real difference in the global disparity in care. By providing quality care at the lowest possible cost, we will succeed as a company, and take the future of healthcare Further, Together.


At our Quality Department in Medtronic, plc, we focus on supporting and improving our quality system. Quality engineers are directly involved in quality operations support across a range of products.


You will contribute to investigating root cause of quality issues and following through on corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence. You will be responsible for completing protocols and reports for manufacturing process and equipment qualifications. You will provide quality engineering support to Operations, helping to drive efficiency improvements. You will support on-going communication through reports and information transfer as needed. You will participate in understanding and ensuring compliance with the company’s external regulatory quality systems requirements. You will liaise with the Quality Engineering Supervisor. You will develop and maintain analysis techniques and other quality control tools to aid in decision making. You will generate an understanding of product construction, features and uses at a competent level in order to make decisions on product acceptance standards within their scope of responsibility.


We are looking for a qualified person to Third Level 8 Degree in Science, Engineering or related discipline and desirably with 2/3 years relevant experience. You are a dynamic team player and leader and can work effectively and proactively on cross-functional teams. You are experienced in a Pharmaceutical Technology, Combination Product or related environment with direct experience in a QA environment (GMP regulated). A good working knowledge of process validation requirements, statistical techniques and project management are required. Knowledge of regulatory requirements and guidelines, namely CFR parts210, 211 and 280, ICH and ISO 13485 is necessary. Ability to be self-directed and to effectively interface with various levels and functions within the organization is essential. Experience in conducting stability studies and knowledge of cleaning validation would be desirable. You are a good communicator and fluent in English, both in writing and speaking.

Leadership Expectations provide the framework for what we expect from all employees at Medtronic – outlining the actions and behaviors we must develop and demonstrate in pursuit of our Mission and global growth goals.


We are committed to being experts in what we do, with a clear vision of where we are going and the plan to get there.

■ Demonstrates Global Business Acumen

■ Thinks Critically and Makes Sound Decisions

■ Sets Strategic Direction


We partner with and involve others, knowing that diverse talent, skills, and perspectives lead to better outcomes.

■ Collaborates and Creates Alignment

■ Attracts, Deploys, and Develops Talent

■ Fosters Diversity and Inclusion


We are bold thinkers who create new ideas and bring our best solutions forward to benefit our patients, partners, and customers.

■ Focuses on Patient and Customer

■ Generates Breakthrough Ideas

■ Initiates and Leads Change


We do what we say we are going to do, delivering results with the highest standards.

■ Sets High Standards

■ Instils Operational Excellence

■ Drives Accountability

■ Models Ethical Behavior