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Quality Engineer

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Randstad are recruiting for a Quality Engineer for a client based in Eastbourne. The successful candidate will report directly to the Quality Manager and take responsibility of the quality management system and processes and product quality to meet and sustain compliance with related standards and regulations, customer requirements and business needs, leading to achievement of specified key performance indicators and objectives. Main Duties The Quality Engineer is responsible for driving and coordinating activities of cross-functional teams in resolving quality related issues within: • Quality Circles, Material Review Board (MRB) processes and failure reporting system (FRACAS). These activities are linked to and includes following responsibilities as well: – Quality Alerts issue and implementation, – separation, quarantine and administration of non-conforming material/products, – containment activities on suspect or non-conforming materials, – ensuring that inspection (incoming inspection for external deliveries) is defined for material/products where repeating non-confomance occurs, – efficient evaluation of containment, corrective or preventative action(s) implementation. • Ensures that permit process is applied accordingly – no deviated material/components/products can be used without fully approved permit. • Coordinates, supports and contributes to the activities in 8D report process – creation, problem solution, C/A implementation, validation. • Supports and assists in developing, implementing and performing process audits to establish high standards of Quality. • Leads process of Out of Box Audits (OOBA), ensures OOBA is completed and results recorded, analysed and findings resolved in cooperation with the process owner. • Ensures that operational quality indicators (KPIs) related to the area of his/her responsibility (i.e. Failure rate (FTTFR), internal scrap, warranty, FRACASes, etc.) are processed and analysed to support reporting on each level per reporting schedule – i.e. daily operational reporting (SIM), weekly reporting, Monthly Pack, Site Quality Review (SQR), Product Quality Meeting (PQM). Skills and Experience • The successful candidate will be experienced in the area of quality or engineering and ideally possess a Technical high school or degree in Quality/Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical) or comparable physical Science discipline. • Very good knowledge of ISO 9001 standard requirements and industry recognized problem-solving methodology and tools, good knowledge of statistical tools (SPC), analytical skills, problem solving approach is essential and applicants must have prior knowledge of blueprint reading and interpreting detailed drawings. • Strong communication skills, project oriented, presentation skills and pro-activeness, teamwork, assertiveness. • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, orientation in modern IT structures and processes. SAP knowledge is an advantage. Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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