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Nissan Sunderland

QA Engineer Job Description

Mission and Main Objectives:

Achieve agreed QA Key Performance Indicators and quality targets (on schedule and within budget) for all projects and products.


Main Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Support quality activities on both current and new model introduction activities.
  • Develop and maintain QA Documentation, i.e. Inspection Plans/Standards.
  • Use SPC and associated tools for measurement analysis.
  • Generate technical and management reports.


Additional Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Lead technical investigations, individually or by coordinating cross-functional teams
  • Identify and lead process improvements.


Experience and Qualifications Required:

  • Education should ideally be to degree level in a relevant engineering or science subject.
  • A work history in BIW manufacture, weld assurance or Pressing/Stamping would be considered beneficial.
    • Broad based experience in a variety of manufacturing processes is a distinct advantage.
    • Previous deployment of Statistical Process Control would be an asset in the role.
    • Knowledge of quality systems and processes including measurement and test equipment.

Skills, Abilities and Languages:

·         Fully conversant in Microsoft Office tools

·         Good interpersonal skills and effective global communicator.

·         Ability to analyse, interpret and present data to make fact based decisions.

·         Understand Engineering specifications/standards

·         Effective planner with the ability to react quickly in fast paced pressured environments.

·         Ability to work/travel at short notice.

·         Second language advantageous.