Thermo Fisher Scientific Quality Engineer II in Tewksbury, Massachusetts

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

Position Summary:

The Quality Engineer will work within an ISO 9001 quality management system to drive process improvements within an engineering, manufacturing and service environment.

  • The maintenance and creation of quality processes, policies, and procedures

  • Participate in Quality and PPI projects, tasks and improvement initiatives as assigned by the Quality Manager

  • Problem solving utilizing various experimental design techniques and statistical data analysis

  • Participate in the quality-planning of new product introductions and product improvements

  • Perform and coordinate internal and external corrective actions

  • Perform internal and external process audits

  • Provide Quality support to engineering and manufacturing organizations for new and sustaining products.

  • Assist in writing, revising and streamlining standard operating procedures, processes and other procedures by working with other groups to continuously improve the QMS.

  • Support quality control activities within all functional groups within the site

  • Perform all job duties consistent with the Thermo Fisher Scientific Code of Ethics and the 4-I values

  • Perform other duties assigned

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, with demonstrated ability to work independently or as a member of a cross functional team

  • Critical thinking skills: able to approach problems in a disciplined fashion

  • Able to implement the 8D method, or similar approach for Corrective Actions

  • Previous experience in an engineering and/or manufacturing environment

  • Possess strong organizational skills with the ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines

  • Implement new programs/processes with little direction

  • Detail-oriented and accurate while maintaining a vision of the end result

  • Must be willing to travel 10% of time.

Non-Negotiable Hiring Criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or the sciences or a closely related discipline

  • Previous problem-solving experience

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.