Product Assurance Engineer

  • Job Reference: 2022-16933
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Waters
  • Location: Wilmslow, Cheshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Science
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

An exciting opportunity to join the Wilmslow Product Assurance team and provide technical support for the development and manufacturing of the next generation of Mass Spectrometry technology. The role covers all stages of a product’s life with the emphasis on characterising and improving the design and manufacturing methods to increase yield and product robustness in the field.

  • Support the design, development, and implementation of new manufacturing test processes for instruments and mechanical sub-assemblies.
  • Provide operational support for the manufacturing sites across the world.
  • Investigate escalated and systematic faults, proposing improvements to the product and process where necessary.
  • Characterise and support the development of early life instruments, verifying proposed design and process changes.
  • Validation and verification of new equipment, methods and processes used in the manufacture of MS Instruments.
  • Continuously improve the manufacturing process to reduce waste and variation.


A qualification in an Engineering / Science subject OR relevant experience in an Engineering / Science related function.



Proven knowledge and practical experience of using Mass Spectrometry is advantageous.



  • The ability to work effectively with both independently and collaboratively with other groups across the business.
  • Ability to manage one’s own time effectively and to correctly prioritise workload.
  • Analytical mindset and aptitude for practical problem solving.
  • Good written, communication and organisational skills.