Principle Product Assurance Engineer

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £30.00 - £35.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jackie O'Sullivan

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Functional support
* Working with Department Head and Design Authorities to identify the equipment teams objectives and applying assurance throughout its successful delivery

Quality Planning:
* Create , develop and agree core quality activities & measures in response to each project scenario
* Ensure project specific Quality requirements are adopted and incorporated in the development logic eg development plan

Product deliveries
* Identify, communicate and mitigate risks and issues associated to product quality.
* Ensure equipment Product Life Cycle Gates are planned, gate reviews conducted & actions managed
Coach the Design Authority to manage the gates/milestones process:
* Preparation: checks the gates inputs with the Design Authority
* Decision meeting: challenges the assessment outcomes
* Action plan follow-up: checks progress of actions
* Triggers lessons learnt/alerts and their further leverage

Non-conformance management
* Deploy the Non Conformance management process and tools
* Coach the Design Authority to manage the Non-conformance process
* Manage equipment level Non-Conformance review panel:
o Ensure that NC are investigated, escalated and ensure NC's greater than 1 year are prioritised. Including correct RCA is conducted and robust corrective actions in place prior to closure.
o Record in SAP QM activities and conclusion of the NC panel including providing appropriate minutes.