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Senior Quality Engineer

Location: Kingston upon Thames Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + benefits
Sector: Client Delivery, Defence, Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Nick Taylor

Senior Quality Engineer

Kingston upon Thames - Remote Working

£40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits


Senior Quality Engineer needed for a leading defence and security organisation based in Kingston upon Thames area who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Senior Quality Engineer that takes pride in their work.

This role is currently offering full remote working, with an onsite presence required for meetings roughly twice per month.

As a Senior Quality Engineer, you will be working on core projects within the Quality Support Team providing process guidance and coordinating significant aspects of the quality activity. Within the team you shall ensure defined project objectives are achieved whilst meeting quality and service requirements.

If you have previously worked within a defence or aerospace engineering background that would be a plus!

What the role of the Senior Quality Engineer entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Quality Engineer will include:

  • Planning and delivering Quality Assurance (QA) activities that will ensure efficient and effective delivery of products that meet customer requirements
  • Carrying out QA oversight of the Business Management System (BMS) as applied to the project
  • QA oversight of development activities for software (SW) and hardware (HW) products.
  • QA oversight of verification and certification activities SW and HW products.
  • Managing project quality audits and system reviews in accordance with an agreed programme to verify conformance with procedures
  • Providing QA oversight of procurement requirements and contracting documentation
  • Providing QA oversight of Product Development, Product verification & certification, and Supply Chain activities
  • Defining and developing data requirements for analysis and subsequent improvement across the programme
  • Supporting 2nd and 3rd party audits

What experience you need to be the successful Senior Quality Engineer:


  • Good knowledge of Quality Assurance and Quality Management Systems including those associated with SW and HW development
  • Working knowledge of non-conformance processes, including those related to corrective and preventative actions
  • Configuration management controls
  • Working experience of Microsoft Office suite
  • Engineering background


  • Degree in engineering discipline (or equivalent qualification/experience)
  • Good knowledge of Legal and Corporate Governance requirements as they relate to projects and/or products, with particular emphasis on ITAR
  • Knowledge of business tools such as SAP, Serena and/or Windchill

In order to be eligible for this role you will need to undergo Security Clearance Background Checks that require you to be a UK resident and UK passport holder.

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Quality Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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