Accessibility Links
  • Job reference: RMS0190923

Senior Quality Engineer

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 22/03/2018
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Time left:
    d h m s
This vacancy has now expired.
Send jobs like this to my email    What's this?

The Role:
This role is specifically to support our Client's special projects and will be responsible for complete vehicle quality during the design, development and production phases, owning and driving all quality activities. The role will work closely alongside the Project team and interfacing directly with 3rd party client(s) to ensure the client's quality aspirations are met / exceeded.

*Creation and delivery of whole vehicle quality plan

*Creation and delivery of whole vehicle quality standards for premium niche product(s)

*Single point of contact for Quality for all internal and external parties involved in project

*Quality delegate for Project gateways, ensuring all deliverables are met in line with project timing

*Define and execute finished vehicle acceptance process from manufacturing handover to Sales

*Define vehicle quality & reliability targets and implement appropriate measures

*Work closely with suppliers to ensure individual components meet required standards

*Ensure build issues are being captured and resolved in line with project RASIC

*Quality input into customer aftersales experience (handover through to in service support)

*Ensure use of recognised Engineering Quality tools to ensure a robust and reliable design

*Failure Mode Avoidance activities (QHR, PFMEA / DFMEA etc)

*Report out project Quality status internally up to director level

*Make 'OK/NOK' Quality standard decisions considering the implications on the both the project and the customer.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
HNC minimum in an automotive engineering discipline
*Must have experience of whole vehicle quality in a premium automotive environment
*Must be able to demonstrate application of engineering quality tools & techniques
*Experience of vehicle design and development processes
*Vehicle assessment skills (dynamic & static)
*Analytical, structured, confident, with good communication skills.
*Must be able to work alone and as part of a small team.
*Expected to interface with 3rd party clients to ensure our client's quality requirements are met
*Experience of OEM Product Delivery Processes

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

Similar jobs
Scott Smith
Metrology Dimensional Analysis Engineer (Measurement) Location Crewe, Cheshire Duration on-going MAIN GOALS AND OBJECTIVES Delivery of automotive...
Alison Levy
Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer (SQA) Location Coventry, West Midlands Duration permanent The Role: Given our ambitious and exciting growth plans for...

Back to Top

By clicking "Save" you consent to
receiving matching jobs based on the
job/page you are viewing by email from
Fircroft, as detailed in our privacy policy
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with our current vacancies and latest company updates via email. Occasionally Fircrofts marketing may contain 3rd party or affiliate information, however we will not share your personal data with any 3rd parties without your consent. From time to time, we might contact you to get your views on the service you have received. To help you get the best out of Fircroft, we may personalise them based on your location and how you use
Fircroft would like to keep you up to date with the latest company updates and vacancies via SMS / Text messages
Your consent options above means that Fircroft cannot contact you about any new or alternative career vacancies. If you want Fircroft to only contact you about the role(s) you have applied for please continue, however if you would like to be considered for other positions please allow us to contact you by changing one or more of the above consent.