Quality Assurance Engineer, Quality Engineer

Minimum Preferably Diploma

Certified training for Quality Engineer (programme aligned to ELE/Q7901 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council of India)

Minimum one year in quality testing and system evaluation of medical devices

The tasks a Quality Engineer is expected to perform include: Designing and implementing methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the finished products of medical devices

Ensuring compliance to quality regulations during product design


Interpreting quality standards and regulations

Designing quality test procedures for new medical device

Improving existing processes and products

Training functional tester

Achieving productivity and quality standards

Knowledge on how to translate customer quality requirements into executable plans

Knowledge of different quality management systems

Well-versed with standard quality statistical tools like Six Sigma, Lean etc.

Knowledge of basic principles of how the medical equipment functions, its operating sequence, the function of individual unit or components and how they interact

Well-versed with different validation processes for components, process and design

Well versed with concepts of strategic planning, motivation and implementation of quality culture in the organisation

Knowledge about different types of electrical, electronic and mechanical components and their functionalities

Knowledge about specific safety precautions to be taken during production of medical devices

Well-versed with Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) precautions

Not applicable

Good communication skills

Attention to details

Good eyesight

Physically fit

Team player

Amenable behaviour

Critical thinking

Analytical thinking

It is not a desk job

Work from home option is not available

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available

Travelling maybe a part of this job role

Need to handle a team of Trainee Engineers

Working hours

Working hours include 8/9 hours every day for 5/6 days a week. This may vary from company to company

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is considered mildly hazardous or dangerous Health risks include exposure to extreme temperatures, noise, odours, working in small places, slips, falls, etc.Occupational hazards include hearing problems, strain in vision , cuts, abrasions, burns and wounds, etc.

For freshers INR 12,000 to INR 15,000 per month For candidates with 2-3 year of experience or more - INR 20,000 to INR 30,000 per month (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Indian Electronics Industry Trend and Background

Electronics sector in India presents unique opportunities and challenges. It has been growing rapidly over the last couple of years and is expected to reach US$ 400 billion by 2020. Among several challenges, shortage of skilled manpower has been identified as one of the most critical constraints that the sector is confronting with. Electronics Industry in India presents unique opportunities and challenges. The electronic industry in India has grown from the production of Rs.328 billion to Rs.947 billion in the year 2009 at a CAGR of 16.4%. The Indian ESDM sector has 8 verticals, namely Consumer Electronics, IT Hardware, Telecommunications Equipment, Electronics Components, Strategic Electronics, Automotive, Medical & Healthcare and Industrial Electronics. Consumer Electronics and Telecom Equipment are the largest segments with about 27% share in total production.

As the sector presents a large opportunity with increasing thrust on higher value addition in manufacturing and product development, the employment in the ESDM industry is estimated to grow phenomenally. It is estimated that the sector employed about 0.9 million in the year 2008 which is estimated to increase to over 4 million by 2022. This would translate to an incremental human resource requirement of about 3.2 million.

Electronic Hardware Companies across India

Manufacturing Facility across India

Maintenance Companies across India

Towns and cities across India

Will be updated

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