Quality Engineer / Johnson&Johnson a Neuchâtel

Andrea Oliveira, Randstad JnJ Neuchâtel Campus
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Life Sciences
Andrea Oliveira, Randstad JnJ Neuchâtel Campus
032 934 90 38


Caring for the world … one person at a time inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. This culture of caring is the focus of our corporate philosophy, that is anchored in the internationally applicable Credo. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the world. We have more than 260 operating companies in more than 60 countries employing approximately 134,000 people. Our worldwide headquarters is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

ETHICON Neuchâtel is responsible for the production of implants for the treatment of female incontinence and bio-resorption products to stop bleeding during surgical procedures.

The Quality Engineer applies intermediate Quality Engineering/Scientific Method techniques and principles to daily tasks and activities. In addition, applies relevant regulations, standards, and industry best practices to assignments. Plans and conducts projects and assignments with technical responsibility or strategic input. Receives intermittent, moderately detailed instructions from technical Quality leaders at various levels, in addition to other stakeholders.

Responsibilities :

  • Utilize quality engineering principles and problem-solving skills to develop and optimize products/processes.
  • Utilize statistical tools and techniques to establish sampling plans.
  • Develop and implement control plans consistent with product classification, potential defect types, defect frequency, severity, patient risk, process capability, process controls, etc.
  • Develop and implement appropriate process monitoring and control methods consistent with the level of process/product risk.
  • Support Base Business and Production Improvement Initiatives
  • Ensure that Test Methods and Quality procedures are executed in compliance with specifications and standards.
  • Work in development, writing, updating and review of test methods, SOPs, protocols and specifications as required.
  • Provide guidance to project teams and business partners to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures as well as medical device regulations.
  • Monitor quality data and metrics on a regular basis to that ensure appropriate investigation, correction action, and/or escalation is conducted as required for recurring trends.
  • Analyzes process-, product-, test-, Lab- and Quality Management System data and investigates for improvement opportunities.
  • Responsible for communicating business related issues or opportunities to next management level


Who we are looking for :

  • University/Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent in Engineering or Science.
  • Quality background with up to 2 to 3 years in industry, preferred in medical field
  • Experience with ISO 9000, ISO 13485 and GMP, knowledge of product/process Risk Management (FDA and ISO standards) is required
  • Quality and Statistical tools knowledge.
  • Technical training and experience using Risk analysis (DFMEA, PFMEA), Statistics, Lean and Six Sigma Methodologies is required including Measurement System Analysis, DOEs, Gage R&R, etc.
  • Knowledge of statistical software packages is preferred with the ability to preview, graph and analyze data in order to present data that facilitates/drives decision making.
  • Good level in written and spoken English. French is desirable.
  • Proactive and able to take decisions.
  • Well organized and systematic approach to issues.
  • Able to work in a team.
  • Able to identify and simplify complex issues.
  • Good interpersonal, organization, and oral/written communication skills

This role based in Neuchâtel, Switzerland will initially be limited to approx. 12 months. If you are interested in working for a global leading health care company in a challenging role, then send us your application in English or French today. Or give us a call if you have any questions!