Quality Systems Engineer

Quality Systems Engineer


About the company

Fisher & Paykel Healthcare is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of medical devices, exporting to over 120 countries globally. We are an iconic New Zealand company with a consistent growth strategy ensuring an expanding range of innovative devices for use in respiratory care, acute care and the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. In response to business growth and continuous improvement initiatives we need an experienced Quality Engineer. This is a great time to join a successful team, committed to improving patient care and outcomes.


About the role

As a Quality Engineer you will enjoy a high level of autonomy, collaborating with the manufacturing and design teams to provide technical and quality engineering support. Your responsibilities will include managing the implementation of our Quality Management System (QMS) to ensure quality product and process design with effective design transfer to manufacturing, as well as guiding development opportunities through understanding manufacturing processes and applying quality tools to improve performance. Our team is looking to welcome and benefit from an individual with experience of the manufacturing environment, who has a strong knowledge of validating test methods and processes, is an expert in corrective and preventative action and has skills in statistical analysis and problem solving. To be successful in this hands on position of positive influence, you will need to be a strong collaborative team player, who is able to understand your customer's objectives and enable their pathway to success.


Skills and Experience

In addition to what is described above, you will have

  • Science or engineering tertiary degree
  • Minimum 3 years related experience in the medical device industry
  • Understanding of FDA and international regulations
  • Ideally some experience in Lean 6-Sigma
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships at all levels within the organisation


Company & culture

Our success is due to a supportive and friendly culture that fosters innovation and an achievement driven and focused team. We offer exceptional benefits and a commitment to developing our employees.


This is a full-time, permanent position (40 hour week) with a salary range of $80,000 - $105,000.  The role is based in our Auckland office in Highbrook Drive in East Tamaki.


Working with like-minded people, located on landscaped grounds within New Zealand's biggest city and close to all New Zealand has to offer you'll wonder why you haven't made the move to work with us already!