£35000 - £52000 per annum + + excellent benefits
4 months ago
Senior Quality Assurance Engineer
SQA; Quality; Assurance; Audits; FAI; AS9100D; ISO9001; APQP, PPAP, 8D, PFMEAs, Lean
Manufacturing; Production; Engineering; Defence; Electronics; Aerospace; Automotive
£35,000 - £52,000 + excellent benefits
We represent a global high-tech company and one of the key players in Aerospace, Defence and Security. The Company has a significant industrial presence in four markets (Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States and Poland) as well as a network of strategic partnerships across the world.
Key Responsibility Areas
Effective capture and implementation of Customer-specific Quality Requirements (Inc: Def. Stans and AQAPs),
Ensuring that Stakeholder assurance requirements are articulated in Management Plans, Engineering Specifications and Design,
Assuring Project Quality Management objectives through the employment of but not limited to the following QA techniques: Surveillance Audits, First Article Verification, First Article Inspection, Material Review Boards (MRB), Failure Review Boards (FRB), Product Cost Review Boards (PCRB) activities and Risk management activities, Quality led investigations,
Management of a full range of Quality Associated Non-Conformances derived from material procurement, Product failure and Audit findings,
Closely supporting the Project Assurance Manager in managing the AS9100D Management System Requirements
Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required
Self-motivated individual who works on their own initiative and is comfortable being part of a wider team
Proven practical experience working in a Quality Assurance / Project Assurance discipline within a design and manufacturing or similar environment preferably in the Defence, Aviation or Automotive Industry
Working knowledge of AS9100 / ISO 9001 (and knowledge of associated standards e.g. AQAP, Def Stans etc).
Have the ability to obtain SC level of security clearance.
Previous experience of Quality Assurance activities associated within manufacturing and product support Supply Chains
Experience in the application of FAV/FAI Activities.
The ability to use, review and interrogate data held on the company Enterprise Resource Planning tool (SAP) as well as be proficient with standard MS Office.
Hold excellent verbal and visual communication skills with the ability to deliver detailed information to all levels of the business
A good knowledge of standard Root Cause and Corrective Action analysis tools such as 5 Whys, 8D and FMEA