Quality Engineer

Location: Westford, Massachusetts Salary: US$70 - US$90 per hour + competitive
Sector: Medical Devices, Engineering, Quality Assurance (QA) Type: Contract

I am working with a leading Medical Device company based in Westford, MA in their search for a an experienced, high caliber Quality Engineer to be responsible for developing and maintaining quality engineering methodologies and providing quality engineering support within new product development, manufacturing, or system/services support.

This is a 1 year contract paying up to $90 an hour all-inclusive rate on a W2 basis only. This is not remote and you will need to be on site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify and implement effective process control systems to support the development, qualification, and on-going manufacturing of products to meet or exceed internal and external requirements.
  • Lead in the implementation of assurances, process controls, and CAPA systems designed to meet or exceed internal and external requirements.
  • Assist in the development and execution of streamlined business systems which effectively identify and resolve quality issues.
  • Apply sound, systematic problem-solving methodologies in identifying, prioritizing, communicating, and resolving quality issues.
  • Design and conduct experiments for process optimization and/or improvement. Appropriately document experiment plans and results, including protocol writing and reports. Lead process control and monitoring of CTQ parameters and specifications.
  • Lead and implement various product and process improvement methodologies (e.g., Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing).
  • Lead the investigation, resolution and prevention of product and process non-conformances.
  • Participate in or lead teams in supporting quality disciplines, decisions, and practices (e.g., represent the Quality function as a Core Team Member).
  • Lead in the completion and maintenance of risk analysis.
  • Work with design engineering in the completion of product verification and validation.
  • Work with microbiology to ensure appropriate environmental monitoring and that microbiology requirements are considered in product and process development activities.
  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.
  • Complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, other regulatory requirements, Company policies, operating procedures, processes, and task assignments.
  • Maintains positive and cooperative communications and collaboration with all levels of employees, customers, contractors, and vendors. Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned.

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