We have an AWEsome opportunity for a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer to join us at the AWE.
This is an exciting time to join us as a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer as we begin a once in a generation programme of work in support of the United Kingdom’s Continuous at Sea Deterrent.
We are located in the countryside between Reading and Basingstoke with onsite parking. There are good bus links between Reading, Basingstoke and Newbury.
Salary starts at £44,990, However, If you can dazzle us with an AWEsome array of engineering and quality assurance experience along with demonstrating resilience, we are happy to negotiate upwards in our quest for the perfect candidate.
AWE is one of the best 25 big companies to work for in the UK. As part of our “People Promise”, we have a range of benefits to suit you. These include:
To apply, we will want to see a CV which clearly demonstrates that you are the person we are looking for, so make sure that your CV reflects what we are looking for in the description below. Give some thought to your application summary and covering letter, we are keen to hear why you want to work with us and what you can offer within this role.
You will be responsible for assuring the delivery of Quality Engineering within the specific Quality areas they represent. Supporting the Quality team and stakeholders in the development of processes and Quality applications. Driving the expansion of Quality tools and improvements in overall Quality performance.
A typical day for a Senior Quality Assurance Engineer could look like this:
We would like you to demonstrate:
You must be willing and able to obtain and maintain Security/ Developed Vetting Clearance (funded by the AWE) in order to start with us in this role. It can take several months for clearance to come through.
You will be required to work on site every day.
If we receive an exceptionally high level of applications, this vacancy may close early. So don’t prevaricate, get your CV spruced up and apply now!
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These roles are governed by Health and Safety at Work Regulations.
This requires all successful candidates to have an Occupational Health-set fitness level in order to wear the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) needed to work in controlled environments. Satisfactory medical clearance is required for the role and any offer is subject to this.
All interviews will be face to face on site. It will be a 90 minute discussion around your CV and experience and will include a 10 minute presentation.