Product Quality Engineer

Job Reference: WM – 1968

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £35,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Product Quality Engineer


  • Implement the defined product-related quality processes, procedures, and principles across the business, including manage design-related product change implementation
  • Maintain compliance of product-related manufacturing quality performance including technical investigation on product failures and resolve product-related quality issue as appropriate
  • Perform technical investigation on customer complaint and resolve external product-related quality issue, including product recall and adverse events as appropriate
  • Drive the Corrective and Preventive Action process with various stakeholders to resolve product-related quality issues
  • Work with various stakeholders including developers, manufacturing, customers, and regulatory bodies to facilitate corrective action
  • Train and coach others in best practice and the required levels needed to maintain conformance with product and regulatory requirements
  • Create a culture of continuous improvement
  • Helping to manage and improve quality metrics.

About You:

  • A degree in science or engineering-related discipline and/or basic working knowledge of electronics and mechanics
  • Understanding of precision electro-mechanical manufacturing and assembly methods and has some knowledge of related quality key processes
  • The ability to demonstrate a hands-on approach to quality engineering and you won’t be afraid to get involved with any issues as they arise
  • A dynamic and proactive outlook with strong problem-solving skills, knowledge in quality problem solving tools such as 8D or Lean Six Sigma would be an advantage
  • Ability to process lots of data and information, extract facts, determine a course of action and implement accordingly
  • The willingness to take responsibility and effectively manage your time and multiple tasks to meet deliverables on time
  • Familiarity with document management system, software, internal auditing is an advantage
  • An excellent communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills
  • The capacity to mentor, counsel, encourage and motivate others to deliver their best

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

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Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK