Quality Analyst

Ireland

We are looking for a motivated, enthusiastic, and hands-on Quality Analyst who is interested in progressing their career and who wants to make a difference in a rapidly growing business.

At Vanderbilt, we are always striving to enrich our culture of continuous improvement. Joining our Quality & Process Management department means playing a visible part in how we operate, and in sustaining our ISO 9001:2015 certification.

The Quality Analyst is a Lean/Six Sigma Green Belt who can help teams identify waste, risks, and optimisation opportunities in their processes. They can guide stakeholders on maturing their processes to a more optimised state. They will also perform internal ISO 9001:2015 audits, and they will lead a wide variety of process improvement projects spanning all departments.

Duties and Responsibilities include the following, but are not limited to:

  • Using data-driven insights to recommend corrective & preventative actions, and to identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Perform risk, quantitative & qualitative analysis on proposed business cases
  • Report on bottom-line impact per project
  • Be the point of contact for Six Sigma-related items
  • Facilitate and perform process brainstorming and reviews with stakeholders
  • Lead their change management projects to completion.
  • Engage with stakeholders on their project progress and the project’s alignment to company strategies.
  • Participate in efforts to promote an Agile and Continuous Improvement culture throughout Vanderbilt
  • Conduct ISO 9001:2015 internal audits and manage action plans
  • Support Head of Quality with strategy deployment projects

Education and/or Experience

  • 3rd Level Education
  • Lean / Six Sigma Green Belt
  • oStrong demonstrable experience in applying Six Sigma expertise. For example: FMEAs, DfSS, CAPA, and other specialised statistical analyses & data modelling support as required.
  • Hold an Agile, Scrum, or project management qualification. (PMI-ACP, CSM, PMP, SAFe, etc.)
  • At least 3 years’ practical experience in process & change management, and internal auditing to ISO standards
  • Demonstrable work experience in an ISO-certified or in an Operational Excellence environment
  • Proficient in Excel and business intelligence. Experience in RPA would be a distinct advantage.

Competences

  • Proven analytical skills that can be used to identify patterns, outliers, risks, and opportunities.
  • Can communicate data-based recommendations in an effective and relatable way to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Professionally assertive problem-solver with a bias for action
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, and collaboration skills
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Can manage their work and projects methodically and independently
  • Can conduct process reviews from an ISO and Six Sigma perspective
  • Represent Vanderbilt’s Values of Empowerment, Collaboration, Forward-Thinking, High-Performance, and Customer First.

Work Environment & Requirements

  • Employee will work primarily in an office environment. 
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