Senior Quality Engineer

Boston Scientific

Galway, Connaught, Ireland
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01 February 2024

At Boston Scientific Galway, we are dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. We work collaboratively to solve healthcare’s toughest problems by developing solutions that matter most to those suffering from debilitating and life-threatening conditions and to the healthcare professionals who provide their care. 

We are seeking a Senior Quality Engineer on a permanent basis to join us on our mission.

Your Role:

You will demonstrate commitment to the Quality Policy through your daily execution of sound quality practices and the maintenance of an effective quality system and complying with regulations governing the quality system.

Within this role you will:

-Select appropriate techniques for problem solving and make solid and consistent Engineering and Quality Assurance recommendations.
-Have the responsibility and authority to make decisions related to product quality including the disposition of non-conforming product.
-Participate in Customer Complaints investigation for areas under your control.
-Demonstrate and actively promote highest level of professional QA Engineering discipline and rigor.
-Be a leader in QSR, ISO / MDD standards within your group, be constantly aware of best industry practices.
– Have significant expertise in validation engineering and be familiar with all regulatory requirements.
-Review and approve operational, test and validation data to establish technical specifications and performance standards for newly designed or modified products and processes.
-Champion continuous improvement and innovation from a quality perspective within the department from vendor selection through to customer awareness/satisfaction.
-Be an effective team member, be fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with the department and LRP Objectives.
-Work with EHS to identify significant environmental impacts of Boston Scientific operations and help to establish goals and targets around significant environmental impacts.
-Deals with suppliers, other engineering disciplines within and outside of Site and customers should the need arise.
-Provide technical guidance to Quality Engineer, Associate Quality Engineers, technicians and inspection staff.
-Build quality into all aspects of work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements.


-A Bachelor Degree Level 8 (240 credits) of Engineering, Sciences or equivalent experience with a minimum of 8 years experience in a healthcare environment.
-5-8 years’ experience in the Medial Device / Combination Product (Highly regulated environment) 
-Chemistry background is advantageous. 
-Experience with new product introduction
-Team player with strong work ethic and positive mentality
-Strong written & verbal communication skills, with excellent stakeholder management.
-Strong technical knowledge & understanding of product design.
-People management experience is essential.

At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Boston Scientific is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with a disability. Should you require a reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please let us know.


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