Development Quality Engineer

Lloyd Recruitment East Grinstead
Uckfield, UK
Closing date
29 Sep 2020

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Lloyd Recruitment Services are pleased to be working with a leading engineering company based in the Uckfield area who are looking to recruit for a Development Quality Engineer to join their team.

The role:
As a Development Quality Engineer you will work in conjunction with the NPD Manager and key stakeholders including manufacturing, to develop and implement new NPD projects.

You will be responsible for monitoring and investigating quality issues from initial report to preventative action and implementation and also for Testing and Legislation / Compliance in line with ISO 9001 and other relevant standards.

You will lead product life testing of NPD products to the final end of line; defining and executing test plans for functional and reliability testing including design and selection of relevant test equipment.

£35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience

25 days plus bank holiday

Key responsibilities:

  • Analysis and reporting of test results for communication internally to engineering management and wider non-technical audience
  • Provide 'hands-on' support to test system design and implementation including electro-mechanical testing, as well as fault detection and issue solving
  • Follow company development procedures ensuring full documentation is completed for all projects
  • Responsibility for writing design specifications/ traceability matrices, design test specifications and for carrying out reviews
  • Risk analysis utilising DFMEA's or other methodologies as appropriate in support of NPD
  • Maintaining documentation to support ISO9001 acceptance test criteria and other relevant documentation such as SOP and good practice documentation
  • Any other duties for the company within the role holder's capacity in accordance with their skills and capabilities

Person specifications:
  • Experience of functional and reliability testing of electro-mechanical products
  • Broad working knowledge of electro-mechanical systems
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work across wide range of projects simultaneously
  • Ability to produce technical reports to a high standard both in terms of technical content and presentation
  • Experience of DFMEA (or other methodologies)
  • SolidWorks Knowledge or similar
  • Drawing office knowledge and good working practices
  • Comprehensive understanding of Design & Product life cycle
  • Ability to work with other members and departments for the good of the project
  • Hardware Design (desirable)
  • Lean six sigma (Desirable)

Knowledge / Education requirements

  • Engineering Degree or HNC/ HND equivalent
  • Experience in Mechanical/ Electronic/ Electrical/ Engineering
  • Previous QA/ Development Engineer experience
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to read and understand technical drawings
  • Knowledge of 5S or other Lean tools/ activities
  • Ability to work well as part of a team

£35,000 - £40,000 depending on experience

25 days plus bank holiday

NB: Due to the high volume of applications, Lloyd Recruitment Services can only contact shortlisted candidates
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