Quality Assurance Engineer (Systems & Software)

Quality Assurance Engineer (Systems & Software)

Job Title: Quality Assurance Engineer (Systems & Software)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 895579_1550068923
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 13, 2019 14:42

Job Description

Your experience of the Software test or software development lifecycle and understanding of associated quality, will help you to work as part of the Product Assurance Software Quality team. As a Quality Assurance Engineer (Systems & Software), you will to help ensure that hi-tech weapon systems are developed to the required level of quality.

You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

Below are some further details on the job. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

Our client currently requires a Quality Assurance Engineer (Systems & Software), to join the Future Systems Programme, responsible for ensuring that hi-tech weapon systems are developed to the required level of quality, through establishing that all aspects of software test / development are carried out. The job will include;
*Provide Quality Assurance across both programmes and functional activities of the Engineering Directorate assuring activities comply with BMS process requirements and contractual standards.
*Planning and assessing Product Assurance Quality 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.
*Participate in audits
About you:
Software professional experienced in process-based management systems in a design and development environment. You will have knowledge of systems and software development processes and an understanding of quality assurance 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, and be able work independently and as part of a functional and integrated team, and can plan and prioritise your own work

Quality Assurance Engineer (Systems & Software)
Up to £45,000

Keywords: Quality, Project Quality, Software, Systems, product lifecycle, Non-conformance, ISO 9001, Audit, Assessment, Corrective action.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.