Quality Manager Research & Development

 — Stäfa
18 October | Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties | 80 – 100%

Who we are

In a life without sound, our work provides meaning. As a leading provider of innovative hearing care solutions, we are not just a company that makes products: we are a team on a mission to help people enjoy the delight of hearing. To enable a life without limitations, we - through our core business brands Phonak, Unitron, Hansaton, Advanced Bionics and AudioNova - develop, manufacture and distribute solutions that push the limits of technology and redefine the future of our industry.

Quality Manager Research & Development

Our global quality & regulatory organization starts a journey to come together into one functional, collaborative operating unit. This very influential role owns part of responsibility of the quality management system of Research & Development, which covers several locations across the globe. 

 

Your tasks 

  • Define, implement and improve the Sonova Global Quality System and Governance
  • Develop and manage compliance, effective and efficient Corporate Quality System, through processes and solutions that are quickly adapted by the organization and that efficiently guarantee the fulfillment of the legal framework requirements
  • Ensure compliance with applicable quality standards and requirements incl. maintaining certified Quality Management System according the MDSAP/ISO 9001/13485/14001/JPAL Ord. 169 / 21CFR820, MDR
  • Ensure adequate execution of core quality activities such as CAPA, management review, complaint, internal - third party audit, change control, documentation control, validation, traceability, etc.

 

Your profile

  • Bachelor or preferably Master degree in engineering, science or quality with 8+ years of relevant work experience in a regulated environment, preferably Medical Devices
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in positions of increasing responsibility supporting large, multi-site, global quality organizations is required
  • Previous proven R&D quality experience on large scale enterprises in life science industry with significant exposure to requirements of ISO 13485, CFR 820. Knowledge of ISO 62304 would be a strong plus
  • Ability to promote high quality culture within the organization
  • Hands-on attitude and good team player
  • Self-driven personality with high analytical and conceptual thinking, excellent interpersonal skills, team player, goal-oriented, problem solving, negotiation, and communication skills, with the ability to perform in a complex, global environment
  • Very good English skills, German is a plus

 

Our offer

We can offer you a new challenge, with interesting tasks and much more - including an open corporate culture, flat hierarchies, support for further training and development, opportunities to take on responsibility, an excellent range of foods, sports and cultural facilities, attractive employment conditions, and flexible working time models in various roles.

 

Daryl Alther, Talent Acquisition Manager, is looking forward to receiving your complete application (CV, references and certificates) via our online job application platform.

For this vacancy only direct applications will be considered. 

Sonova AG
Laubisrütistrasse 28
CH-8712 Stäfa
+41 58 928 01 01

Sonova is an equal opportunity employer.

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