Job Description

Quality Engineer

Based in Peterborough a Quality Engineer is required on a 6 month contract to work for one of the world's leading manufacturers of off-highway machinery and diesel engines.

Hourly Rate: £30 to £36 per hour (Umbrella)


Accountable for the identification and resolution of quality and reliability issues on diesel engine control systems and associate electrical / electronic components. Activities will include:

  • Conducting reliability analysis of current products
  • Monitoring performance against targets and identifying quality and reliability improvement opportunities
  • Prioritising of issues and projects
  • Leading or supporting complex improvement projects and delivering solutions using Continuous Product Improvement 6 Sigma methodology
  • Supporting assembly facilities and addressing quality issues affecting production and internal customers


  • An experienced Quality and Reliability Engineer who's ideally come from an Automotive or Defence background
  • Strong technical capability with experience in electrical, electronics, control systems (hardware and software) and diagnostics.
  • Root cause investigation experience and working knowledge of 6 Sigma tools and techniques.
  • Statistical and analytical analysis skills
  • Demonstrable problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated and have excellent communication and project management skills.

If you would like to be considered for this role please don't hesitate to click apply or call Daniel McShane for more information.

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