Medtronic Tolochenaz, VD, Switzerland
A Day in the Life Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned. Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality standards and protocol for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product. Collaborates with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place. Devises and implements methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment. Designs or specifies inspection and testing mechanisms and equipment; conducts quality assurance tests; and performs statistical analysis to assess the cost of and determine the responsibility for products or materials that do not meet required standards and specifications. Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements. May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality. Must Have: Minimum Requirements • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science or technical field with 2+ years of work experience in • Engineering and/or Quality Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with 0 years of experience Nice to Have Requires advanced knowledge of job area combining breadth and depth, typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience. May have practical knowledge of project management. Quality engineering toolkit including advanced understanding and application of statistics, sampling plans, data analysis, non-conformance management, DOE (Design of Experiment), GR&R (Gage Repeatability & Reproducibility), verification, validation, SPC, control plans, risk management, CAPA (Corrective and Preventive Action), root cause analysis and tools (to include fishbone/Ishikawa diagrams and DMAIC – Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control). About Medtronic Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be. We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.