Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

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    Nuclear, Engineering, Defence

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    Muskaan Bhardwaj

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iO associates are proud to partner with a well-established company that is leading provider of critical engineering services, which support national defence based in Devonport Plymouth who are looking for a driven and passionate Senior Quality Assurance Engineer to join the team.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a Global Engineering Services and take the next step in your career!

As the Senior Quality Assurance Engineer, you will be responsible to ensure that all company activities result in infrastructure that meets the required Quality standards and is fit for its intended purpose.

In return for this, you'll receive a salary of up to £45,000, alongside some great benefits such as Pay overtime on hourly rate of salary + travel, subsidies and stay away fee.

Job Title: Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Location: Plymouth UK
Permanent Job/Onsite


  • Lead quality for projects within Devonport Facilities Programmes, Portfolios, and Project Business Units.
  • Ensure Quality Management Plans, Inspection & Test Plans, and Lifetime Quality Records meet requirements.
  • Represent Quality Function at Project meetings.
  • Manage QAE team as required.
  • Conduct internal and external audits and support 3rd party audits.
  • Advise and collaborate with project teams on quality matters.

Key Skills and Knowledge:

  • Proficient in ISO 9001:2015.
  • Familiar with continuous improvement techniques.
  • Experience in auditing is essential.
  • Key Behaviours and Technical Competencies:
  • Experience in managing Quality Assurance and Quality Control in the Engineering sector, including supply chain functions, is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of change management and improvement programmes.
  • Familiarity with MOD quality systems and requirements.
  • Understanding of nuclear site licence obligations and management arrangements.
  • Background in construction.

If you are passionate about working as a Quality Engineer contributing to the success of global company and interested in finding out more, don't hesitate and apply today!