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Manufacturing Quality Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_971648_1337368

Posted on 11 May 2020
Job Location
Boxborough, Massachusetts
Contract Type

Manufacturing Quality Engineer

A Manufacturing Quality Engineer position in Boxborough MA courtesy of Modis.

Position Summary:

Seeking a driven Manufacturing Quality Engineer. This role is high-impact, with significant visibility within the organization, and the opportunity to provide personal influence towards a growing area of In-Vitro Diagnostic Device manufacturing. The Manufacturing Quality Engineer supports production/project activities and quality objectives, provides guidance to the Engineering, Production, and Project Manager teams, and has influence extending from the Dover supply chain through to the end customer.

Required Skills/Experience:

• 5+ years of experience working with Medical Device (IVD instrument) production under ISO 13485:2016 and FDA QSR compliant Quality Systems

• Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing, engineering, and quality tools and techniques, including: IQ/OQ/PQ, Design for Manufacturability (DfM), GD&T, IQ/OQ/PQ, GR&R, cGMP.

• Experience working in a Lean Manufacturing environment.


Owning and executing the following:

• Manufacturing process development/improvement

• Equipment Qualification (IQ, OQ, PQ), Validation support

• Root Cause Investigation and development of corrective/preventive action strategies

• Provide technical support and guidance to production associates.

• Ensuring process compliance to ISO 13485:2016 and ISO 9001:2015 standards

• Clearly and effectively communicating with our customers

Critical Success Factors:

• Highly motivated, and comfortable in a fast-paced team environment

• Demonstrated ability to lead and influence others with a quality and customer-first mentality through superior communication skills.

• Hands-on in their approach, actively engaging the production floor.

Desired Skills/Experience:

• 5+ years of Kaizen or Lean Manufacturing experience

• Familiarity with dimensional inspection methods using hand tools, calipers, force gauges, CMM, etc

• Microsoft Office tools


• BS in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering, or related technical field

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