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Senior Quality Engineer

West Midlands   •   £35,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • All encompassing quality role in Tier 1 automotive environment
  • Responsible for QA, Customer complaints & NPI/ Systems work

About Our Client

Our client is a large-scale automotive manufacturer, based in the West Midlands region. With an international reach and sites across the UK this will be a good role for a Senior Quality Engineer looking to utilise their sound quality knowledge within a demanding Tier 1 environment.

Job Description

  • Identify and implement process improvements to drive product quality
  • Responsible for leading a team to a position where they can guarantee internal and external customers are satisfied with quality of product.
  • Ensure business is operating in line with TS16949 and ISO9001 quality systems.
  • Drive the quality management of components and assemblies for new projects; ensuring delivery to the correct quality, number and timescales.
  • Utilise APQP and PPAP techniques
  • Drive, track and run problem resolution teams to permanently close issues, utilising 8D
  • Comfortable liaising with automotive customers and delivering in line with high expectations
  • Collate, produce and manage customer and internal KPIs

The Successful Applicant

  • A sound understanding of TS16949
  • Six Sigma Green Belt desired
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills; confident liaising with customers as well as suppliers.
  • Comprehensive understanding of containment action
  • Competent with Root Cause Analysis and corrective action procedures
  • Versatile with variety of processes and procedures
  • Strong mechanical engineering background
  • APQP, PPAP, FMEA competent
  • Comfortable leading a small team

What's on Offer

Competitive salary £35,000 - £40,000 DOE + benefits