Johnson & Johnson Careers

Process Quality Engineer II

Warsaw, Indiana
Quality (Eng)

Job Description

Requisition ID: 9950181213

DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, provides one of the most comprehensive orthopedics portfolios in the world. DePuy Synthes solutions, in specialties including joint reconstruction, trauma, craniomaxillofacial, spinal surgery and sports medicine, are designed to advance patient care while delivering clinical and economic value to health care systems worldwide. For more information, visit\

We are currently hiring a Process Quality Engineer II in Warsaw, IN. 

The Quality Engineer conducts assignments encompassing complete projects or portions of major projects. They determine methods and techniques to be used or adapt standard methods to meet variations. They coordinate phases of work internally and externally.

•Support quality improvement initiatives such as process and product characterizations that lead to continuous / cost improvements.

•Review/analyze the effectiveness of PDCA, Six Sigma, Kaizen, Lean Techniques and/or other improvement tools and programs.

•Conduct benchmarking to develop more effective methods for improving quality

•Supports the development of quality engineering and quality compliance with the right skill sets for new product introductions, and product life cycle management.

•Review/analyze whether current product and processes (including actions or decisions conducted) are in compliance to standards such as the QSRs, ISO 13485, etc.

•Utilize Quality Engineering tools and practices for the effective and efficient development, transfer and maintenance of products/processes throughout the product lifecycle. 

•Utilize Quality Engineering principles and analytical skills to improve and maintain products/processes that are aligned with the overall Quality and Business vision. 

•Utilize appropriate risk management to prevent unanticipated failure modes and improve capability of processes. 

•Support processes in base business.

•Champions compliance to applicable Global Regulations and standards (e.g. QSRs, ISO, EN and Medical Device Directive (MDD) requirements) including providing support during internal and external audits.

•Conduct periodic line audits to assess for production controls such as lot segregation. Review results of area audits to ensure that corrective and preventive actions are adequate.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


•Bachelor’s Degree required, preferably in Engineering or related technical field. 
•2-4 years related experience required. 
•This position will require relevant experience working in manufacturing/operations.
•In-depth knowledge of product/process Risk Management (FDA and ISO standards) is required.
•Experience with a proven record of implementing appropriate risk mitigation.
•Good technical understanding of manufacturing equipment and processes is required.
•Experience working in both an FDA and European regulatory environment is preferred. 
•Technical training and experience using Statistics, Lean and Six Sigma Methodologies is preferred including Measurement System Analysis, SPC, DOEs, Reliability, etc. 
•Strong knowledge of statistical software packages is preferred with the ability to preview, graph and analyze data and be able to present data that facilitates/drives decision-making.
•"Hands on" troubleshooting and problem solving is preferred. 
•The ability to think on the feet and providing good judgment is highly desired.
•Understanding of the NPI (New Product Introduction) process and process validation expertise is preferred.
•A deep understanding of GMP/ISO regulations and validation regulations is preferred.
•Demonstrated project management and project leadership abilities are preferred. 

Primary Location
United States-Indiana-Warsaw-
Depuy Orthopaedics. Inc. (6029)
Job Function
Quality (Eng)
Requisition ID