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Senior Quality Engineer Job

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Galway, IE


Our Mission:

At Boston Scientific Galway, we are dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.

We work collaboratively to solve healthcare’s toughest problems by developing solutions that matter most to those suffering from debilitating and life-threatening conditions and to the healthcare professionals who provide their care.


We are looking for a Senior Quality Engineer on a Permanent basis to join us in our mission.


Within this role you will:


  • Select appropriate techniques for problem solving and make solid and consistent Engineering and Quality Assurance recommendations.
  • Have the responsibility and authority to make decisions related to product quality including the disposition of non-conforming product.
  • Participate in Customer Complaints investigation for areas under your control.
  • Demonstrate and actively promote highest level of professional QA Engineering discipline and rigor.
  • Be a leader in QSR, ISO / MDD standards within your group, be constantly aware of best industry practices.
  •  Have significant expertise in validation engineering and be familiar with all regulatory requirements.
  • Review and approve operational, test and validation data to establish technical specifications and performance standards for newly designed or modified products and processes.
  • Champion continuous improvement and innovation from a quality perspective within the department from vendor selection through to customer awareness/satisfaction.
  • Be an effective team member, be fully motivated to achieve and demonstrate best practices in line with the department and LRP Objectives.
  • Work with EHS to identify significant environmental impacts of Boston Scientific operations and help to establish goals and targets around significant environmental impacts.
  • Deals with suppliers, other engineering disciplines within and outside of Site and customers should the need arise.
  • Provide technical guidance to Quality Engineer, Associate Quality Engineers, technicians and inspection staff.
  • Build quality into all aspects of work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements.




  • A Bachelor (Hetac level 8) of Engineering, Sciences or equivalent experience with a minimum of 8 years experience in a healthcare environment.
  • 5-8 years’ experience in the Medial Device / Combination Product (Highly regulated enviornment) 
  • Chemistry background advantageous. 
  • Experience with new product introduction
  • Team player with strong work ethic and positive mentality
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills, with excellent stakeholder management.
  • Strong technical knowledge & understanding of product design.
  • People management experience is an advantage.


What we can offer you:


  •  A Career with Meaningful Purpose – opportunity to transform the lives of patients worldwide.
  • Our Culture - our work is guided by core values that define our culture and empower our employees.
  • Career Development – our highly engaged leaders will empower you to grow and will invest in your potential. You can also broaden your skills through personal development courses.
  • Opportunity to Innovate – we encourage you to fulfil your true creative potential by speaking up with your ideas and solutions to problems that matter.
  • Competitive Benefits – we offer market leading benefits including performance-related bonus, pension contribution and healthcare.
  • Work-Life Balance – we have created a culture that acknowledges, respects and supports your life and work choices.
  • Corporate Social Responsibility – we are dedicated to progressing business practices in areas important to our communities. Our onsite charity events have raised over €1.5 million for worthy causes in the past ten years.


With determination, imagination and a deep passion for human life, we’re exceeding the boundaries of what was previously thought possible. When you join us, you will see that reflected in everything you do, so if you’re ready to make a difference to people from all walks of life, there’s no better place to make it happen.

13,000 life-saving products • 30 million patients treated each year • 32,000 employees worldwide


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. If you require any arrangements during the recruitment process, please let us know.

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