Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

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    Edinburgh, Scotland

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    £35000 - £40000 per annum

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    Hannah Pepper

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    over 1 year ago

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Senior Quality Assurance Engineer


£40,000 + excellent benefits

A global leader within the Aerospace and Defence industry are seeking an experienced Senior Quality Assurance Engineer who will be part of a team designing and building some of the most high-tech defence systems on earth.

From day one, you will have a wide variety of tasks and responsibilities which will include:

+ Being an integral member of the integrated product teams (IPT) and contribute to the success and completion of all allocated projects.

+ Delivering all Supplier assurance activities defined in the Project Assurance Plans across the business ensuring they are maintained as relevant in line with the changing project demands.

+ Being fully aware and engaged with the Supply Chain risks and opportunities supporting, and take leadership when appropriate, their mitigation and realisation plans.

+ Agreeing risk based External assessments with the delivery projects. Lead and deliver these to completion including managing to closure any findings.

+ Taking leadership, on behalf of the delivery projects, on all instances of Non Conformance and Failure in the Supply Chain.

Skills and knowledge required:

+ Ideally a Bachelor's Degree [or equivalent] in Engineering, Quality, Manufacturing or experience in Defence Electronics.

+ Be able to demonstrate Governance, AS9100 / ISO9001 and Continuous improvement.

+ Experienced in PCB / Circuit Card Commodity.

+ IPC600 Acceptability of Printed Boards.

+ IPC610 Acceptability of Electronic Assemblies.

+ IPC620 Requirements and Acceptance for Cable/Wire Harness Assemblies.

+ IPC J-Std-001 Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies.

Offering fantastic opportunities for learning, development and professional growth. Your career will be massively varied. For more information, apply now!