£40 - £45 per annum
8 months ago
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
Quality; Assurance; AS9100D; ISO 9001; Def. Stans; AQAPs; Data Analysis
Defence; Electronics; Aerospace; Complex Engineering; Manufacturing
12 month contract
Rate dependent on experience
This exciting and demanding role will be supporting a number of Projects across the Imaging, Sensors & Protection capability, driving quality in at the front end of the design and ensuring this is maintained throughout the Product Lifecycle.
You would be responsible for providing an independent Assurance Governance ensuring that Projects are executed in accordance with defined business processes and that agreed Customer Quality requirements are realised in line with expectations.
Key Responsibility Areas
Effective capture and implementation of Customer-specific Quality Requirements (Incl: Def. Stans and AQAPs)
Ensuring that requirements are articulated in Management Plans, Engineering Specifications and Drawings
The Quality Management of the project's international Supply Chain, via effective flow-down of quality requirements, Surveillance Audits and First Article Verification Activities,
Monitoring the effectiveness of project realisation activities, and reporting status to Senior Management and QA (e.g. witness testing, review and approval of engineering documents and software)
Management of Project quality issues (e.g. C of Cs, Advice Notes, Concessions),
Act as the primarily focal point of contact, on all customer project quality issues. (incl. Complaint Management), and the Supply Chain.
In consultation with the PM / Subcontract Management ensure the Quality of Deliverables from Supply Chain.
Conduct Data Analysis (MRB / FRB) and report preparation activities on behalf of the Project Assurance Manager and Project Managers.
Support the Project Assurance Manager in managing the AS9100D Management System Requirements and conducting Internal Audit
Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge
Self-motivated individual who works on own initiative and is comfortable leading or being of a team
At least 7+ years practical experience working in a quality assurance / project assurance discipline within an electronic design and manufacture environment
Extensive knowledge of the requirements of AS9100 / ISO 9001 (and equivalent standards e.g. AQAP, Def Stans etc).
Management of complex, demanding international Supply Chain.
Minimum HNC / HND in an Engineering discipline.
Certificate / Diploma in Quality Management