Sr Quality Engineer - 2nd Shift

Medtronic - Irvine, CA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $89,000 - $120,000 a year
Great Opportunity in Operations Quality on 2nd Shift!

Careers that Change Lives

Our dedication is important to our customers and, most importantly, to their patients.

Medtronic is currently seeking a Sr. Quality Engineer-2nd Shift.

The Sr. Operations Quality Engineer will provide Quality Engineering support and leadership for the cleanroom manufacturing of Neurovascular medical devices. He/She will be responsible for providing guidance and implementing strategies for driving product quality and continuous improvement, ensuring products are manufactured in accordance to applicable industry standards, regulatory requirements, and customer requirements. As a key leader in the engineering team, this person may oversee and coordinate the activities of Associate and Analyst Quality Engineers and Technicians to drive timely and effective solutions

A Day in the Life

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality standards and protocol for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product.
Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place.
Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment.
Designs or specifies inspection and testing mechanisms and equipment; conducts quality assurance tests; and performs statistical analysis to assess the cost of and determine the responsibility for products or materials that do not meet required standards and specifications.
Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements.
May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality.
Must Have: Minimum Requirements

Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Biomedical, or Materials preferred) with 4+ years of related professional work experience.

Experience in medical device industry is preferred.

Nice to Have

Experience in a regulated manufacturing environment and troubleshooting product and manufacturing processes

Knowledge of quality tools, risk analysis, statistics

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability to read and understand engineering drawings

Computer literacy, use of word processing, Excel spreadsheets

Knowledge of Quality System requirements, ISO and FDA requirements (preferred)

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.