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Quality Assurance Engineer

Requisition ID 133959BR Date updated 02/15/2019

Job Purpose
A member of the Quality Team supporting the procurement, production assembly & test and delivery of quality compliant products and services.

To facilitate & support the identification & implementation /flowdown of required Customer, Company & Regulatory requirements .

To provide assurance through audit and/or continuous improvement

Nature and Scope

Primary authority on all quality related matters on assigned programme(s) / area of responsibility.
Interfacing and communication with program and functional areas to support the goals of the business.
Conduct Quality Audits (product/product release/process/Supplier Quality/Supplier acceptance).
Supporting external agency, accreditation body & customer audits.
Defect investigation to identify and address root cause.
Ensure effective & timely closure of actions received from Audit NC's/internal 8D's/customer complaints& 8D's.
Provide data to support bids etc.
Ensuring that customer contractual requirements and Quality requirements are fully understood, met and flowed down to the required level, including suppliers/sub contractors.
Performing First Article Reviews (FAR's) ( Internal & Supplier).
Participation at design reviews and IPDS Gate Reviews.
Maintain quality records. (Including SCAR's, 8D's, QCI & customer returns/complaints/audits/inspection)
Ensuring integrity of products, materials and processes to satisfy business, customer and regulatory requirements.
Effective & timely monitoring and status reporting for assigned program(s) / area of responsibility.
Independent test witnessing, evaluation /FAR's (on site or at suppliers).
Application of statistical techniques to support the effective process management.

Hosting external agency, accreditation body & customer audits
Management of Root Cause Corrective action to ensure timely, effective closure. Audit NC's/internal 8D's/customer complaints& 8D's
Continued awareness of external standards & regulatory requirements.

Education and Experience
Basic understanding of configuration and data control processes and procedures.
Knowledge of CCA, box build, wafer fabrication ( as applicable).
Good level of customer knowledge (i.e. product & requirements)
Ability to review & interpret drawings and/or test reports.
Conversant with requirements of ISO9001:2008.
Working knowledge IPC soldering std.

Good level of commercial awareness.
Conversant with requirements of AS9100 and/or ISOTS16949 where required.
Internal Auditor or training to AS9100 and/or ISO/TS16949
HNC/HND ; Eng discipline or equiv. certification

Self starter, requires no supervision.
Team Player, (willing to offer help).
Flexible and open to diverse opinions & ideas.
Proactive, often leading initiatives/teams.
Influential & knowledgeable in leading a team (eg process improvement/ problem solving).
Good facilitation skills.
Able to manage multiple conflicting priorities and deadlines.
People Management Experience, including coaching/mentoring development/promotion of teamwork.
Ability to motivate and retain employee engagement.
Ability to review, plan and deliver Operational and Strategic activities.
Excellent communicator - written, verbal and listening skills.
Proactive approach to risk reduction, to prevent & resolve issues and remove non value add processes.
Promote continuous Improvement, through best practice, problem solving & education.

No additional desired competencies

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type
SC - Current

Quality Assurance

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
United Kingdom - Glenrothes

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