Quality Engineer - Pilot Operations

Posted 31 Jul 2019

Carrigtwohill, Munster - Ireland

Req Id 195510


A career is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.


We are a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 50,000 employees in 66 countries work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.


Your role: 

As a Quality Engineer in Pilot Operations in the Biotools area, you are responsible for providing Quality Engineering support for new R&D projects from Concept to Production following the Product Development Process.  You are an active team member who contributes to the development of new concepts, processes, and products. You will draft and execute validation protocols and reports for line extensions, product transfers and new product introductions into the Cork site. You will determine and develop test requirements and product specifications in conjunction with the project team.  You ensure new processes and line extensions meet all Quality and regulatory requirements per PDP procedures.  You will support Pilot production, process optimization, scale-up production and handover to production.  There will also be other additional duties as required.


The position is located in Carrigtwohill Co Cork, Ireland


Who you are:

  • You have a Level 8 degree in a Science or Engineering related discipline
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in quality/validation engineering, product/process development experience being a distinct advantage
  • Self-starter and independent critical thinker, with the aptitude to work autonomously and within a team 
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and project management skills
  • Demonstrated use of Quality tools/methodologies.



What we offer:

Our portfolio extends from liquid crystals for displays and pigments for automotive coatings to cancer treatments, and your possibilities to develop in our growing company are just as manifold. As a stock-listed company, we still make history – not least because we take responsibility for our employees, products, the environment, and society. We offer a modern and international working environment to unleash your innovative potential in diverse teams



We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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