Senior Quality Engineer

Requisition ID:  26403
Job Location(s): 

Edinburgh, GB

Job Description

Danfoss Power Solutions are passionate about investing in in electrification and innovation as we continue to support our customers' journey towards a greener and lower-carbon future.  To support our activities at our Edinburgh site we are now seeking an ambitious and experienced manufacturing Senior Quality Engineer to join us. This role will report into our Quality Manager, and play a key role in helping to drive continuous improvement activities throughout our quality processes in a fast-paced and growing business unit.

Job Responsibilities

The Senior Quality Engineer will hold responsibility for:

  • Driving continuous improvement through irreversible corrective actions to field issues, process capability and incoming inspection analysis.
  • Implementation/maintenance of calibration and measurement system analysis systems.
  • Adherence and improvement of Quality Management System through document control.
  • Ability to conduct and drive adherence to certification through internal auditing.
  • Analyze and initiate continuous improvement through quality metrics (reliability data, PPM, cost).

Background & Skills

To thrive in this role, you will be a seasoned quality engineer, demonstrating:

  • Degree qualification in a relevant technical discipline i.e. manufacturing engineering or similar
  • Experience of using a suite of quality tools including APQP, PPAP, MSA, calibration, Control Plans, PFMEA, and detailed manufacturing work instructions
  • Demonstrable quality engineering experience in a manufacturing environment required
  • In-depth knowledge of quality systems, ideally IATF 16949:2016
  • Familiarity with using problem solving tools such as 8D’s, 5 Whys, Fishbone Diagrams or similar
  • Proficient at Microsoft Excel and a statistical analysis program (Minitab).
  • Additional manufacturing or quality-related qualifications such as Six Sigma, or membership of a professional body such as CQI or IRCA would be advantageous

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.


Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.


Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.