Quality Engineer

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The Opportunity

We're looking for a Quality Engineer, working in the Biotechnology/Medical Devices industry in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.

  • Executes and participates in FMEA/Risk Management activities. 
  • Serves as a technical resource for problem investigations to guide root cause analysis and corrective action development. 
  • Works in a cross-functional, collaborative, team-based environment 
  • Works under minimal supervision. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions. 
  • Contributes to the completion of specific programs and projects. 
  • Anticipates roadblocks; provides direction for navigating the quality system and supporting applications. 

The pay range we are offering is 35 to 40 per hour. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.

Our Client

Our client is an award-winning clinical development company.  Improving lives globally with 20+ years experience in clinical research and strategic resourcing.  Elevating results with proven strategies, comprehensive solutions, and customized delivery models.

Serving pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations.

Strong relationships provide you connections and access to great opportunities.  Industry expertise sets you up for success with helpful insights, career coaching, and professional training.  Grow and learn while you put your skills to work.  

Experience Required for Your Success
Education required:
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or technical discipline 

Years of experience:
  • 2+ years quality, reliability, or design assurance engineering experience 
Specialized knowledge required:
  • Working knowledge of Statistical Analysis tools: DOE, Gage R&R, Confidence and Tolerance intervals, ANOVA, Capability, Hypothesis testing 
  • Experience executing risk management activities, including Risk Management planning, risk analysis techniques such as Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Fault Tree Analysis (FTA), and hazard analysis 
  • Knowledge of applicable ISO standards and FDA regulations 
  • GMP, QSR, ISO 13485, ISO 14971 experience 
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple competing priorities 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Good interpersonal and group leadership skills 
  • Basic PC skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project, etc.) 
Desired qualifications:
  • Master's degree 
  • 5+ years medical device or other regulated industry experience 
  • Experience with medical devices, in particular cardiac surgery devices 
  • Experience with reliability testing and analysis of medical devices 
  • Understanding of clinical/technical applications of cardiovascular products and human anatomy 
  • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) 
  • Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE) 
  • Experience with ISO 5840, IEC 62366 
  • Effective negotiation, collaboration and influencing skills 
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