Experis IT

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Hertfordshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
22 Jun 2017
Closes
20 Jul 2017
Ref
J368384A
Contact
Tom Riley
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Permanent

Our client, a leading engineering organisation is currently looking to recruit a Quality Engineer to further develop their quality assurance skills working on a diverse range of hi-tech projects and programmes to ensure the products are developed to the required level of quality.

Role & responsibilities

  • Provide Quality Assurance across both programmes and functional activities, assuring activities comply with BMS process requirements and contractual standards.
  • Planning and assessing Quality Technical activities (System, Software and Integration Quality Assurance)
  • Proactively working with the projects and functions to improve processes
  • To develop, produce, certify and deliver products more effectively.
  • Identify and mitigate risks and issues/problems associated with process application, effectiveness and compliance.
  • Lead regular Project Quality Assessments and deliver detailed reports and metrics to the project team.
  • Develop and implement appropriate action plans with the project.

About you:

  • You are a Quality Systems / Software professional experienced in process-based management systems in a design and development environment.
  • You have knowledge of systems and software processes including national and international standards and assurance requirements.
  • You will ideally have an Engineering Degree, or equivalent, with an understanding of new and appropriate technologies.
  • You have a collaborative but objective approach
  • You communicate clearly, both orally and in writing
  • You remain calm under pressure and cope well with unexpected changes
  • You can work independently and as part of a functional and integrated team, and can plan and prioritise your own work
  • You can grasp the essentials of a project, process, plan or problem but still work the detail

Due to the nature of the work my client conducts, candidates will be required to either hold or obtain a minimum of UK SC level Security Clearance. Please familiarise yourself with this process before applying.