Senior Quality Engineer - South Brunswick, NJ in South Brunswick Township, NJ at Getinge

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Together we can make a difference

At Getinge we are dedicated and passionate about helping our customers save lives and ensure excellent care. We provide innovations for operating rooms, intensive-care units, sterilization departments and for life science companies and institutions. Our portfolio combines well-known product brands such as Maquet, Pulsion, Atrium, Lancer and Datascope – just to name a few.

A career at Getinge will provide career opportunities that both inspire and challenge. Here, you can make a difference every day.

Position Overview:

Provides leadership and technical support for the quality assurance, process control, and quality engineering functions.  Leads or is a key contributor to cross functional process improvement and problem solving teams.

Job Details:

  • Supports Quality management, which includes ensuring that corrective and preventive actions are issued as required, properly investigated, documented, effective, and completed on time, and that internal audits are properly performed, documented, and completed in accordance with the annual audit procedure/schedule.
  • Supports Supplier management, which includes maintaining supplier corrective actions, supplier audits, supplier certification, non-conforming material review and supporting incoming material inspection.
  • Reviews and approves product/process qualification/validation and other change control related documentation.
  • Identifies and leads implementation of new opportunities for improvements to work processes, production, QA testing, and other areas as identified.
  • Investigates product issues by conducting failure investigations, complaint trending, and Product Inquiries.
  • Communicates, interacts and coordinates quality improvement efforts with Manufacturing, QA, R&D, and engineering management regarding product status, deviations and problems; provides testing and training support to Manufacturing, Engineering and R&D.
  • Supports the Material Review Board by providing or reviewing the disposition of Non-Conforming Material.
  • This is not an inclusive list of job responsibilities.

Background Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science or related field is preferred or equivalent experience.. CQE (Certified Quality Engineer) or CQA (Certified Quality Auditor) is desirable.
  • A minimum of fifteen years’ experience in quality assurance, quality engineering or related functions is required.
  • Prior experience in a FDA regulated industry or ISO certified organization is required. Minimum 2yrs experience supporting QA logistics prefered.
  • Must have demonstrated proficiency in statistical analysis, the ability to analyze and solve complex problems, and the ability to communicate effectively across departments. 
  • Working knowledge of quality systems is required. Familiarity with analytical software applications is preferred. 
  • Project management and leadership experience is required.   Previous experience supervising technicians and conducting and participating in FDA/customer/corporate audits is preferred.
  • Must demonstrate effective influencing and change management skills and demonstrated achievements in process improvements.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Products such as Word and Excel or equivalent software applications is required.
  • Must be able to travel up to 30% as required.

     “Getinge Group is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.”




We look forward to receiving your application. If you share our passion and believe that saving lives is the greatest job in the world, then we look forward to receiving your application. We hope you will join us on our journey to become the world’s most desired medtech company.