Quality Engineer

  • Location
    Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Engineering, Aerospace and Automotive
  • External Reference

We are delighted to be working on behalf of our Ipswich based client who has a global footprint, they are a leading ICT solution provider and serve nearly a third of the worlds population!

Job Context

Working as part of the QHSE Team, the role of Quality Engineer will require the successful delivery of QA project requirements whilst supporting Process Engineering/Production with Quality techniques appropriate to maintain stable process control.

Main Responsibilities

  • Providing Guidance for control methods such as SPC, Measurement Systems Analysis, Gage R&R

  • Auditing projects, creating audit finding reports and issuing report findings to action owners.

  • Working alongside Project Managers to ensure QA deliverables are in place prior to Technical Review gates.

  • Facilitating FMEA's for Design & Process functions.

  • Supporting QHSE Manager to interface with the customer to align with requirements.

  • Oversee Customer complaints ensuring that critical information is shared with the customer in accordance with our QMS

  • Facilitate 8D meetings ensuring that process expectations are met



  • IQA/CQI Diploma Level 5 (May accept Level 3 qualification if the candidate has a strong skill set) UKAS accredited internal auditor trained

  • Knowledge of R&D, NPI and Manufacturing gate acceptance process

  • Quality expertise in statistical process control methods, Six Sigma and SPC

  • Working knowledge of 8D, PDCA & Root cause analysis techniques

  • Competency in Microsoft Office for producing documents and metrics in Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint


  • Experience working in a III-V semi-conductor fabrication environment

  • Lead auditor trained

  • Experience in Risk Management techniques such as FMEA

  • Experience of Q-Pulse and Minitab software platforms

  • Working knowledge of ISO9001

Personal Attributes

  • Ability to work calm under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail, to challenge deliverable content when required

  • Have a flexible approach to working hours

  • Supportive of company culture and ethos

  • Ensuring prioritization of workload dovetails with the needs of the business

  • Positive approach to teamwork and actively seeks to share information and ideas with colleagues

  • Strong approach to persuasion and negotiation

  • Personality to fit in with staff from all backgrounds, cultures and varying levels of the business

  • Assertiveness

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Katherine Bleese