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Company Medtronic
Job Title Quality Engineer
JobId 34956
Location: Fourmies, FRA

Quality Engineer


Fourmies, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Oct 10, 2017

**Careers that change lives !**

To be the lead in the supplier management processes as applicable within the Medtronic Structural Heart Operations facility in Medtronic Fabrication, Fourmies (59) to ensure compliance against the corporate supplier management policies, as well as applicable regulatory regulations. To drive the facilities suppliers towards MDT Operational Standards by developing their ability to deliver quality parts and services, through the application of effective preventative and problem solving techniques, as well as ensuring a flawless manufacturing process through appropriate quality planning.

You will work in close cooperation with all the facilities departments, as well as the corporate quality supplier engineer group to which you will functionally report.

**Your mission**

+ Support the vendor and customer complaint handling process;

+ Supporting the teams in Medtronic Fabrication, Fourmies (59) in the selection, support and evaluation of global best-in-class third party suppliers;

+ Communicating Medtronic quality expectations to suppliers and partnering effectively with them to develop quality systems, processes and controls to fulfil these expectations;

+ Engaging with suppliers to execute process qualification plans and reports to assure supply of components and materials;

+ Representing the organization as the primary supplier liaison on component quality issues;

+ Participation and leading supplier quality system audits, ensuring timely and appropriate action is taken;

+ Assessment of supplier processes for optimum output, process stability and controls, identifying and implementing strategies for continual quality improvement and control;

+ Development and certification of suppliers to achieve Dock to Stock status for supplied components;

+ Monitoring, analyzing and identifying trends from supplier quality and performance data;

+ Review and disposition of supplier change requests, coordinating activities with suppliers and with internal cross-functional support teams to develop and implement appropriate strategies to qualify and support the change;

+ Review and evaluate changes to Medtronic specifications for purchased components and materials, ensuring changes are consistent with quality objectives;

+ Functioning effectively as part of cross functional and cross organizational teams, developing strong partnering relationships with Suppliers, Supply Chain, Design, Manufacturing and Quality groups.

+ Work on occasion in a cleanroom setting following protective procedural requirements.

+ Complete other tasks as assigned by the site QA Manager.

**Must have**

+ Bachelor degree in Quality, Science, Mechanical or Polymer Engineering.

+ 2/4 years of experience in a QA/QC department at a Medical Device, Pharmaceutical, Biotech or other regulated industry.

+ Excellent organizational, leadership, decision-making and analytical skills.

+ Well-developed inter-personal and teamwork skills to communicate and resolve product quality issues

+ Demonstrated ability to multi-task resulting in positive outcome for each task assigned or self-generated.

+ Experience with and knowledge ofISO9001 and/or ISO 13485.

+ Experience to work with ERP, statistical techniques, and other software office applications.

+ Fluent in English, knowledge of Dutch and/or German is preferred.

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**About Medtronic**

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