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Quality & Reliability Technician III

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity’s Quality and Reliability Engineering Teams analyze the ability of product and production systems to comply with customer and contractual requirements through established reliability factors. They design, recommend revisions and install quality control systems, develop and document analytical methods for establishing reliability of products and their components and conduct analysis on relative reliability with regards to cost, structure, weight, maintainability, facility of production, and availability of materials and equipment. Out teams develop, implement and monitor company environmental safety programs and policies to ensure compliance with federal, state, and local environmental, health and safety regulations and recommend corrective actions if necessary. They are responsible for policies and practices to comply with applicable government regulations and industry requirements related to product environmental compliance, the implementation and management of technical and testing standards and specifications, quality control and reliability programs governing materials, product and processes, resulting in the optimization of material and labor, as well as failure analysis, root cause, corrective action and customer communication.

The Quality Operations Technician is a member of the Operations Quality group. They will work as part of a team to maintain high quality/performance standards on all Medical products. Reporting to the Area Operations Senior Quality Engineer, the position will be challenging and will require an ability to participate in a cross-functional team and work on own initiative and with minimum supervision.

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS –   


Job Responsibilities

  • Working with the Manufacturing teams promote the achievement of the Health and safety goals.
  • Deliver on all KPIs that help the business achieve its goal.
  • Performing batch review and release of product.  Working with manufacturing lines to ensure timely release of product to the customer.
  • Implement corrective action on issues as they arise.
  • Disposition non-conformances’, conduct & determine root cause analysis including corrective actions.
  • Conduct area practice v’s procedure/Good Documentation Practice audits and follow up on findings to ensure satisfactory closure.
  • Follow up on Corrective Actions for in-process and customer complaint issues.
  • In-process sampling and testing and subsequent report writing.
  • Conduct First Article Inspections on product as required.
  • Processing procedure changes.
  • Support all QA related documentation activities (i.e. Raise Change plans, write procedures etc)
  • Review of sterilisation documentation and the release of sterilised product for shipping.
  • Support functional area validation activities.
  • Support Fault Analysis and Scrap Reduction activities.
  • Participate/drive quality improvement projects/activities.
  • Participate in preparing & on-going maintenance of FMEAs and Control Plans. Reporting function Quality metrics.
  • Support NPI/manufacturing Operations area projects and initiatives e,g, Kaizen, yield improvement, cost reduction etc.
  • Other tasks as directed by the functional area Quality Engineer in line with company goals and objectives. 
  • Provide support for internal, customer and external audits to ISO and FDA requirements.
  • Train operators on work instruction and procedural updates.



What your background should look like:


  • Level 6 degree in Science / Engineering / Quality Management or related fields essential is a minimum requirement. A level 8 degree in one of these areas would be a distinct advantage.
  • Minimum of 1 years’ industry experience in a medical device manufacturing environment.


Key Requirements:

  • A problem-solving qualification (either Green or Yellow belt) preferred. 
  • Clear understanding of medical device quality systems and requirements.
  • Experience in product inspection techniques.
  • Knowledge of root cause analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of FDA and ISO Quality systems for Medical device companies desirable.
  • Demonstrated excellent organizational skills and ability to work on own initiative essential.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills essential.
  • Computer literate, MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.


Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


State:  G
Country/Region:  IE
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  86341
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Engineering & Technology

Job Segment: Facilities, Maintenance, Quality Engineer, QC, Operations, Manufacturing, Engineering, Quality

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