Product Assurance Engineer

  • Location

    Hertfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Contact:

    Louise Wardle

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Product Assurance Engineer with project experience within the development and industrialisation/manufacturing phases required by our leading defence client. The role involves but is not limited to the following:

Review and maintain contractual quality documentation including Project Quality Plan.

Support the Project team in developing any local processes;
Support the Project in implementing the BMS processes for the overall management of the contract (in house and subcontracted);
Manage Product Non Conformance. Facilitate implementation of Project non-conformance process. Support design and manufacturing defect investigations. Provide Non-Conformance data analysis and summary reports into engineering/senior management and customer reviews;
Identify risks and critical issues with mitigation solutions for both in house and sub-contracted activities with the aim of reducing risk and increasing customer satisfaction;
Conduct Quality assessments against the Suppliers contracted Quality requirements, reviewing the Supplier's progress, conducting product acceptance, with the aim of reducing project risk;
Facilitating product lifecycle gates with the project team at key stages of the development lifecycle;

Candidates should be qualified as a minimum to HND or HNC with experience within Engineering or Quality Assurance with knowledge of the Quality Tools and an understanding of non-conformance management using SAP would be an advantage;

The ability to travel and work in a team environment and experience of managing Suppliers in the development phase is also required.

Recognising the RESTRICTED nature of the work, suitable candidates will be SC cleared or eligible for this level of clearance.