Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is one of the largest independent aerospace and defence companies in the world delivering innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services in the air, on land and at sea.
Since 1909, we have been valued for our integrity, performance and customer focus which we have demonstrated through our innovative solutions and ability to deliver on time and to cost.
We specialise in the conversion and modification of military, civil and business aircraft, alongside defence vehicle engineering and shelter manufacture. Our capabilities include engineering design, manufacture, test and the provision of personnel, training and advice, whilst providing maintenance, integration and product support.
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is part of the Marshall Group of Companies that employs over 6,000 people with a turnover in excess of £2.7bn.
We are a respected total solutions provider for the military and commercial sectors.Job Description
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group have an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated and enthusiastic Quality Assurance Technician within the Production Department of the Marshall Land Systems Business. This position will support the Engineering and Manufacturing areas, and is open to applicants with either Quality or Manufacturing experience. Training will be provided in the appropriate standards, regulation and techniques.
This interesting and challenging role will include the following responsibilities:
Inspect components, sub-assemblies and finished products at process stages to ensure the delivered items meet the appropriate specification and company workmanship standards, and generate and process Non-conformance documentation where required.
Conduct inspections of supplied components against drawings, appropriate specifications and process Non-conformance documentation where required.
Investigate any quality issues to identify root cause and raise appropriate corrective action paperwork, ensure issues are addressed and drive the improvements.
Conduct and manage appropriate tests to verify product and component performance.
Undertake calibration of basic measuring equipment.
Produce KPI feedback on performance in areas of responsibility.
Support Quality Engineers to collate product data pack information.
Manage project activities in line with agreed time budgets.
Maintain electronic drawing register and distribute drawings to Production.
Good written and verbal communication to clearly express facts, views and ideas.
Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings and suggest potential design improvements.
Knowledge of quality inspection and auditing principles.
Must be competent in use of basic measuring equipment e.g. Vernier, micrometer etc.
Hold a full UK driving license. Willing to visit Customer/Supplier, ad hoc meetings.
Knowledge of manufacturing processes. Including: - MIG and TIG welding, joining technology, metal fabrication techniques, electrical and pneumatic systems, machining techniques and painting systems.
Weld Inspection experience to CSWIP3.0.
Knowledge of ERP systems e.g. IFS, CMM or laser scanning.
Due to the nature of our business, all employment is subject to satisfactory references being obtained, attainment of either a SC (Security Check), Disclosure Scotland Criminal Record Check or Foreign Police Check (whichever is applicable depending on duration of UK residency) and, as applicable, a medical assessment. Access to US technical data by employees requires prior Trade Control function approval. Clearance must be carried out against all applicable US export control authorisations.
Job title: Senior Software QA Engineer
Location: Cambridge (Currently remote with flexibility in the future)
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £42,000 - £53,000
Start Date: ASAP
Are you a Software QA Engineer looking to advance your career with an exciting technology company in the heart of Cambridge? Then look no further! SoCode are working with an innovative company that provide real-time data, which is used by businesses across the world. They are seeking a Senior QA Engineer to join their friendly, Agile team on a permanent basis. This role is currently remote, and they will continue to offer flexibility to work from home with a couple of days in the office once it is safe to do so.
As a Senior QA Engineer, you will be responsible for…
•Manual and Automation testing of systems (UI, API and databases, where applicable)
•Developing automated tests of UIs and APIs in Python adhering to our coding standards
•Designing and executing Non-Functional Tests (predominantly: Accessibility, Browser/Device Compatibility, Performance and Security)
•Getting involved throughout the development and testing process
•Working closely with developers and other testers to continually improve the quality of software
•Working with developers and specialists to improve the bespoke tooling to aid testability of difficult data scenarios
•Working to ensure best practices are followed around testing standards
•Mentoring junior members of the team actively helping them to improve
The ideal candidate will have…
•An understanding of automation frameworks and web-based applications and services
•An ability to analyze and understand requirements and user stories
•The ability to develop automated tests (ideally in python) or similar OO languages for both UI using selenium and APIs
•The ability to identify and clearly communicate issues to developers and other project stakeholders
•A strong desire to get deeply involved, learn new things and identify/fix problems
•The ability to work to tight deadlines and positively manage changes to workload
•Experience with using task management tools (ideally Jira and TestRail)
•A basic understanding of an agile (Scrum) team
•An ability to learn new products and methodologies quickly and confidently
•An ability to focus on tasks but welcome collaboration and peer review
•Experience testing big data applications
In return, they can offer you…
•25 days’ annual leave
•An exciting start-up culture that values people
•Exciting projects in a friendly, creative and challenging environment
•Opportunities to work with game-changing clients and leaders in tech
•Opportunities for career development
•Group Life Assurance
•Cycle to work
•Regular team lunches and socials
•Flexible working to suit your lifestyle
Job title: Software QA Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 annually
Start Date: ASAP
SoCode Recruitment are working with an exciting Cambridge based technology company in the communications space.
This role would suit a results-focused Software QA Engineer, with an eye for continuous improvement and a passion for quality assurance. They will consider themselves a team player, however, will also be happy working autonomously.
It is essential for this role that you have or are able to obtain a UK security clearance
The Software QA Engineer will be responsible for…
•Generation of test scripts (up front)
•Supporting/contributing to Specification generation
•Owning the QA process within the Scrum team
•Contribute to the QA process in general (measurement, improvement)
•Analysing risks in features and feedback to the team
•Specify the degree of testing required based on risk
•Comment on and influence the 'testability' of the solution
•Provide QA metrics to the Agile Team Management
•Verify/sign-off of fixes
•As above at the feature level
The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience…
•Proven professional experience delivering software using an automated tool chain (2+ years)
•2 + years’ experience of working in a Software QA role
•Strong experience working with Windows and Linux machines
•Technical problem solving and structured work practice and proven incident management skills
•Deep understanding of Software Applications, Build, Analysis and Test Tool Systems construction
•Deep understanding of the Software development process
•Ability to script in some of these languages: Bash, Python, CommandShell/PowerShell,
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
•Clear communication in a variety of formats relevant to the target audience
•Test results analysis and reporting using various reporting tools or scripts
•Familiarity and understanding of the Agile Scrum process
•Experience working with some of these tools/equivalents: Perforce/Git, TeamCity/Jenkin, Klockwork/Coverity, Artifactory, JIRA etc.
•Experience and knowledge of recognised test automation tools (Appium, Cucumber, Selenium, TestComplete etc.)
•Able to source, assemble/build and commission an automated build, test and delivery equipment
•Understanding of Test Driven Development and Behaviour Driven Development
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