Job Description

Senior Quality Systems Engineer with medical device experience is required.

You will develop, maintain, and release top level procedures that comprise the Quality Management System (QMS). Conducts internal audits of the Quality Management System at the corporate, product group, and subsidiary levels.

All the support of these functions will include:
Assistance with external audits, oversight of the Operational Documentation System, and resolution of QMS/CAPA issues.

You will be the one to promote continuous improvement of the Quality Management System:

· This includes schedules, conducts and directs internal audits (QMS, product, or process) and follow-up audits of various product groups and subsidiaries. May conduct or assist with supplier audits as needed.

· Verifies the QMS meets requirements of ISO 9001, ISO 13485, 21 CFR 820, MDR and other regulatory/industry standards in support of all subsidiary products and services.

· Generates and maintains the Corporate Quality Manual and Corporate Quality Procedures necessary to support compliance and certification to ISO/GMP/MDR and other related industry standards.

· Participates in second/third party audits from ISO registrars, FDA, customers, and others as required.

· Reviews, approves, and makes recommendations for the generation and continuous improvement of QMS non-product specific documentation supporting corporate, product group and subsidiaries.

· Works with all disciplines on Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) resolutions and may support product issues such as recalls, notices and field complaint investigations/reporting to authorities.

· Mentors quality engineers, inspectors, and other team members in all aspects of the QMS including audits, CAPA, procedure generation, and the corporate product development lifecycle process.

· Patriciates in and supports the periodic Management Review process.

Education & Experience:

· BS in Engineering or technical discipline with at least 8 years’ experience in Quality Systems Engineering in the medical device manufacturing industry, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

· ASQ Certified Quality Auditor or equivalent with experience as a lead auditor preferred.

· Strong working knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 13485, 21CFR Part 820, MDR and other requirements.

· Ability to generate and update procedures that support a modern best-in-class QMS.

· Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills with a strong ability to multitask in support of cross-functional teams having various levels of QMS understanding.

· Highly detailed oriented with strong organization, leadership, project management, training, conflict resolution skills with demonstrated ability to self-manage and prioritize competing priorities.

· Expert level of experience with trouble-shooting and applying effective, systematic problem-solving methodologies to identify, prioritize, communicate and resolve complex quality issues.

· Risk management, reliability, verification, validation and design review experience preferred.

· Demonstrated proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Agile, Minitab and SAP including experience creating and working with databases, queries and reports.

· Six sigma training and certification is a huge plus.

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.

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