Joe Wojniak

Results-driven Quality Engineer with expertise in performance improvement, compliance, and change management


Joe Wojniak is an accomplished Senior Engineer with more than 20 years of success across the manufacturing, avionics, and medical device industries. Leveraging extensive experience in supplier and vendor management and contract manufacturing, he is a valuable advisor for an organization seeking guidance in improving operational oversight, struggling to manage compliance, or preparing for an external audit. His broad areas of expertise include problem-solving, implementing change, new technology, regulatory compliance, and implementing best practices.

Throughout his career, Joe has held leadership positions with Medtronic Enabling Technologies, Gogo Business Aviation, and Covidien Surgical Solutions (acquired by Medtronic).

September 2015 - Present

Senior Quality Engineer of New Products - Medtronic Brain Therapies - Neurosurgery

Medtronic Brain Therapies - Neurosurgery

January 2019 - Present

ASQ Section Chair


February 2009 - June 2012

Senior Quality Engineer - Covidien Surgical Solutions (acquired by Medtronic)

Covidien Surgical Solutions (acquired by Medtronic)

June 2012 - August 2015

Engineer, Supplier Product Quality Assurance - Gogo Business Aviation

Gogo Business Aviation

I’m Available To Advise On The Following Subjects

Process Optimization

Systems Thinking

Business Process Improvement

Six Sigma

Company or executive-specific business strategy

Input and advice on a key project

Serve as a sounding board and second opinion on a key decision

Managing audits and corrective action requests

Selection and oversight of offshore vendors

Structured problem solving