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Quality Engineer

We are looking for a Quality Engineer with an electronics background who will help us to manage component obsolescence and product sustaining activities for R&D. Implementing Lean / Six sigma practices within R&D projects, reviewing designs and employing value engineering principals to maximise returns.

Have you recently graduated or have few years of experience in electronics or quality in production environment? Are you interested to start or continue your career in quality? Are you looking to be part of a fast-paced industry at the forefront of innovation?

Day-to-day activities will include but not limited to:

  • Manage the component obsolescence and product sustaining activities for R&D, including determination of suitable alternative components and providing product management with regular updates on product obsolescence issues.
  • Run and manage FMEA processes within R&D projects, implement and maintain project quality plans and ensure project’s management is in line with quality plan requirements.
  • Review and manage suppliers to R&D, ensure quality processes and compliance controls are in place and that evidence of compliance is maintained.
  • Plan and conduct internal audits as directed by the Quality manager including agreeing corrective and preventative actions with business leaders and managing through to closure.
  • Maintain Quality and compliance databases for REACH/ROHS/CAL PROP 65/ CHINA ROHS as required.
  • Provide guidance to R&D project teams on quality requirements, test specifications and design considerations for acceptable quality.
  • Deputise for the Quality and Compliance Manager as required.


  • Degree in electronics is essential
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow specifications and technical drawings.
  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely across functions and levels.
  • Familiarity with quality tools, APQP, FMEA, Quality circles, Lean and Six sigma
  • Able to work independently and prioritise own work load.
  • Ability to interpret ambiguous or unclear requirements based on experience and good practice into workable solutions.

About Adder

A global market leader in connectivity solutions, Adder Technology enables the real-time control and management of distributed IT systems. With a presence in over 60 countries, Adder works with a network of distributors, resellers and OEMs to connect millions of devices worldwide. Adder is a thought leader and continues to deliver excellence through innovation.

Our benefits:

We offer a wide range of benefits from 25 days holiday to private medical care. 

To be considered for any vacancies, applicants must have the right to work in the UK.

NOTE: This role is not open to agencies.