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Senior Quality Engineer

Senior Quality Engineer

Hampshire

£42-52k

Office Based – Full Time

Techniche Global are supporting an Advanced Electronics Technology organisation with appointing a new Senior Quality Engineer.

This role will be part of a groundbreaking Electric Vehicle Battery project. Helping contribute towards zero emission mobility.

Working within a dedicated new project team the role of Senior Quality Engineer will be driving the continued development of world-class QMS and EHS systems. Meeting ISO / IATF industry standards.

Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 5 years related experience within an ISO or IATF automotive manufacturing environment.
  • Previous experience in the development of IATF internal audit and control plans.
  • Process Audits, FMEA, SPC and QMS within an IATF/ TS16949 or ISO9001 environment.
  • Sound knowledge in process improvement techniques to include 8D, 5Y, Ishikawa.
  • Able to support new product launch, specifically involving PPAP activities, gauge R&R & capability studies.
  • Strong problem-solving skills using advanced statistical techniques such as Minitab.
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills, both verbal and written.
  • HND level or equivalent as a minimum e.g. Mechanical, Production or Electrical engineering.
  • Degree in an Engineering Discipline preferred.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Be the focal point of contact for all customer enquiries.
  • Champion for quality related issues via the 8D process with their assigned scope of responsibility.
  • Creating and maintaining high levels of internal and external relations.
  • Preparation and submission of PPAP to Customers.
  • Drive forward customer complaints through effective action plans using 8D problem solving and RCA.
  • Review manufacturing data to identify waste drivers and improve overall quality targets.
  • Maintain records and reports in a concise manner, update documentation.
  • Organize and lead cross functional problem-solving teams through root cause identification, verification and corrective action steps including preventive and corrective actions.
  • Establish inspection, sampling and testing programs for raw materials, goods in process, and finished products. Establish reaction plan activities.
  • Develop methods to check quality of new products and improve quality of existing products.
  • Recommend changes in materials or processes to correct detected problems.
  • Participate actively in the requirement to retain ISO/TS16949/ISO14001 certification.
  • Comply with 5S standards and procedures.
  • Monitor and respond to customer concerns, defects or returns and use RCA and problem-solving tools to implement resolution.
  • Conduct internal audits, product checks, define inspection instructions and control plans.