Zimmer Bioment Sr. Quality Engineer 5.20.2021

Company name: Zimmer Biomet

Type of industry, product or service: Medical Devices

Job Title:  Sr Quality Engineer SQE

Location: Broadview Heights, OH

Contact: William.crouse@ADP.com

Requirements and Qualifications:

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Evaluating process methods and equipment to meet performance and quality requirements.
  • Establishing quality plans for equipment and processes for general and specific product performance needs
  • Monitoring performance of processes to a standards
  • Applying ISO and QSR requirements to processes and procedures for Zimmer and outside suppliers
  • Working with suppliers on new product introduction to insure that quality and performance requirements are fulfilled
  • Assisting Manufacturing, Sourcing and Development in the interpretation and application of regulations
  • Developing and maintaining department and project budgets

Expected Areas of Competence

  • Ability to work within a team environment and build relationships outside of the department as well as outside the company (suppliers, regulatory agencies, etc.).
  • Facilitates team efforts on quality engineering projects.
  • Ability to deliver, meet deadlines and have results orientation.
  • Able to communicate both orally and in written form to multiple levels of the company.
  • Microsoft Office Suite, expert knowledge of blueprint reading and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, understanding of QSR/ISO regulations, design assurance, FMEA, and product testing methods, and are able to use optical comparators and CMMs.
  • Knowledge of statistics, process control, and process capability
  • Full working knowledge of all supporting department needs and capabilities, including the ability to discern when inaccurate information is supplied and offer ideas for how to correct it.
  • Thorough knowledge base of existing Zimmer products and a basic understanding of competitive products

Education/Experience Requirements

  • BS in engineering or an alternative Bachelor’s degree program with certification as a quality engineer (e.g. CQE).
  • Certification as a quality engineer (e.g. CQE) or the Reliability Engineer Certification (CRE) granted through the American Society of Quality (ASQ) preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a Quality Engineering role; Medical device strongly preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Combination of education and experience may be considered (in evaluating experience relative to requirements)

Travel Requirements

  • Up to 20%
  • Up to 50% for employees working with Suppliers