QA Engineer

Location: Bedfordshire, England Salary: Up to £43000 per annum
Sector: Engineering, Defence Type: Permanent
Contact: Charlie Ringer Job Published: about 1 month ago

Quality Assurance Engineer needed - Permanent - Based in Bedfordshire - Up to £43,000 per annum

Currently I am recruiting for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join my client who are a major defence company based in Bedfordshire.

This is a Fantastic and rare opportunity for the successful QA Engineer to take the next step of their career at one of the world's largest and most successful Defence companies. My client is globally recognised for their Innovative and specialist products and teams.

The successful Configuration Analyst with have the following benefit package:

  • 9 day fortnight, average 37.5 hours per week
  • 25 days holiday
  • 2:1 pension plan
  • Life Assurance
  • Income protection
  • Health Care
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Child care vouchers
  • Sickness and accident plan

Some of the main duties of the successful Configuration Analyst will include:

  • Non-Conformance management
  • MRB activity
  • Data Pack generation and SAP operations relating to extensive MMs, Inspection Plans & PRs
  • working with large system design and manufacture sub contracts
  • use multiple QA tools on a daily basis

Required Skills for the successful QA Engineer:

  • Experience in Quality Assurance, especially working with large system design and manufacture sub contracts, FAT Testing & Non-Conformance management.
  • Experience or knowledge of QA tools such as APQP, PPAP, MSA, SPC, Control Plans, managing MRBs, producing Data Packs& As-Built lists.
  • Management of non-conformances, trend assessment and identification of risks, strong SAP user skills.
  • Experience of leading RCCA teams and Material Review Boards to drive solutions to issues and develop robust preventative actions.
  • Knowledge of AS9100 and ISO9001.
  • Knowledge of Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing / Vehicle integration / Composites / Machining in the Space, Automotive and / or Defence sectors.
  • Extensive SAP user skills, Certificate of Design experience, understanding of process improvement, experience in corrective action boards, material review boards, root cause analysis & corrective action plan appreciation.

Desired skills for the successful Quality Assurance Engineer:

  • A good general understanding of Software QA is highly desirable
  • Strong SAP skills would be of benefit.
  • Ability to work unsupervised or within a team.

To be considered for this role you must be eligible for Security Clearance

If you are interested please apply today!

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