In addition to advertised jobs, we are always looking for exceptionally talented (top 5% of your field) and highly motivated engineers to join a growing team that aims to bring innovation to flow-control.

If you have exceptional skills that mean we should look at your CV outside of advertised jobs, please send a CV and covering letter to We may not be able to reply to all emails, but will reply if we feel you are a good match with our team.

Product Quality Engineer

Oxford Flow seeks a Product Quality Engineer to join our Operations team supporting the R&D team and leading product compliance.  The role will work with our Business Development and Production teams, preparing product documentation and creating specifications for product testing (both in our workshop in Oxford and at European testing facilities).

A large part of the role will be leading the product QA and supporting the Quality Manager in ensuring adherence to our ISO9001 quality system and the European Pressure Equipment Directive (PED) in order to support the commercialisation of a range of fluid flow products (pressure and control valves, cyclonic separators, silencers, etc) into regulated markets such as water, gas distribution, oil & gas and process sectors.

Reporting to the Operations Director, the person will be primarily responsible for:

Leading product quality management for a range of fluid flow equipment
Responsible on product industry certification and compliance, planning and internally reporting the compliance activity
Leading QA activity for Oxford Flow, ensuring ISO9001 compliance and future (internal / external) audit success
Managing compliance for PED for gas and liquid duty and for both Fluid Groups, and supporting PED Technical File development for new products
Directing the product pressure testing and final verifications requirements in collaboration with the R&D and Production teams
Obtaining product compliance in the UK, Europe, Middle East and USA
Skills and Experience

This position will suit a degree-qualified engineer with attention to detail, interest in investigating and understanding a wide range of industrial requirements at a product level, promote product quality and have strong report writing skills.  Candidates for this role should have the following skills, experience and interests:

Engineering or technical degree or equivalent
An understanding of product quality management, industry standards and compliance
Ability to support project management for industry-led product development projects
Some knowledge of fluid flow equipment / industrial processes in water, gas distribution, oil & gas and process sectors
Strong report writing skills
Excellent communication skills
Ability to become proficient in PED (training will be provided)
Work well as a team player and with a degree of autonomy when required
Ability to lead QA for Oxford Flow, knowledge of ISO9001 quality systems (not just auditing), and with the necessary skill to draft and communicate important procedures

The position is offered at a competitive salary, with generous benefits package and will be based at our newly refurbished offices in Oxford (with parking and only 10 minutes’ walk from the station). This is a great opportunity to join a fast growing, dynamic team.

Please send your CV and covering letter quoting reference number 994-2018 to

Posted 17 July 2018.

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