Senior Quality Engineer

£40000 - £50000/annum
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a research and development focused business in Leeds, seek to appoint a Senior Quality Engineer with experience working for a design business with multiple long-term and complex design projects. You will need a good eye for detail when checking checking paperwork audit trails, be able to set up and monitor robust quality systems, and work with end users (a wide customer base) and design staff (mechanical, electrical, electronic, product and tech authors) to ensure requirements are understood at the front end, and delivered when the project is completed. The appointed Senior Quality Engineer will also drive improvements throughout the rest of the company through identifying and then eliminating procedural defects within the R&D department.

Senior Quality Engineer - Role and Responsibilities - Quality Manager / QA Engineer / Technical / Design

- Plan and monitor quality activities within a large R&D team
- Support the Quality Manager to complete assigned design projects throughout their lifecycle and maintain / re-inforce improvements until they become standard practice
- Liaise with Design Team Leaders to ensure projects are completing on time and to the appropriate quality standards
- Check initial user requirements are thoroughly understood, and put in place test and verification plans to monitor design progress
- Carry out functional configuration audits and physical product audits in line with department objectives

Senior Quality Engineer - Skills and Experience - Quality Manager / QA Engineer / Technical / Design

- Experience within a fast paced, high quality research and design firm
- Excellent knowledge of ISO9001
- Knowledge of requirement planning and test / verification procedures
- Exposure to Lean / Six Sigma methodology beneficial
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Senior Quality Engineer, ISO9001, Lean / Six Sigma, Quality Manager, Design