We are currently recruiting for the largest medical and pharmaceutical production company in Plymouth. We are looking for an experienced and qualified Quality Engineer. My client is offering a great salary, Company benefits and an opportunity to work for a multi Billion Dollar Company. You would be responsible for monitoring all the operational aspects of the quality system and where appropriate, using relevant quality tools to support business activities to improve the operational effectiveness of the quality system. Main Duties: - Use six sigma continuous improvement techniques to implement suitable corrective / preventive actions to reduce quality issues - Communicate with and co-ordinate the activities of the relevant departments to ensure compliance with documented specifications and procedures within the quality system - Support both operations and engineering departments in cross-functional teams - Develop and issue control plans, quality documentation and visual aids - Provide training and development for SPC on production processes - Support cross-functional activities in the execution of Validations - Provide quality engineering support for internal audits, third party regulatory audits and customer complaints as required - Provide statistical advice for process investigation - Actively support / lead the development and maintenance of quality systems (SAP / SFOL / QDMS) - Ensure the detail and content of Quality Notifications / MRB decisions conform to the relevant procedural documentation - Audit / authorise release of the Document History Records for each production batch - Provide the development, mentorship and training for the Quality Inspection Teams - Maintain and develop the BOS Quality performance documentation as required Qualifications & Experience: - Experience in a quality role within a high volume medical device-manufacturing controlled environment would be an advantage - Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing principles - Educated to either Degree / HND / CQI Diploma level. - Evidence of continued professional development - Advanced knowledge of MS Office and Minitab If you are an experienced Quality Specialist, and are currently looking for a new challenge then please submit an up to date CV by using the 'apply' button below. For an informal chat please phone TQR Plymouth and ask for Lizzie. Many thanks for your interest.