Quality Engineer

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  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £25.00 - £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Janet Mottram

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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An opportunity has arisen for a Quality Engineer to join the team with our prestigious client:

Job description

Leads and drives the resolution of complex quality issues and continuous improvement projects by setting the measurement standards and identifying/facilitating improvements.

To increase process performance and product adherence to standards, reliability of processes, and repeatability of processes. At initial design phase, before any process changes are made and continuously through the life of a product.

Additional Job Details:

Lead and assure quality excellence of processes & products for MAIT in Stevenage.

Ensure that the following are managed according to quality requirements and procedures - Spacecraft Integration, Processes & Methods - OR - Satellite Integration

The post holder will - Define and perform Quality Assurance (QA) activities, by ensuring correct implementation of procedures and processes, to ensure product quality meets the stated requirements

Lead prevention and quality improvements of MAIT processes Manage completion of corrective and preventative actions to closure Drive the efficient management of non-conformance and Cost of Non quality reduction

Chair gates reviews as defined in the project and as agreed with project PA Deliver quality briefs with the area manager in the shop floor to raise awareness to operators on lessons learned and good practice.

Review AIT work instructions for technical integrity, regarding product quality requirements including inspection, verification points and configuration status. Manage all NCRs within the defined scope in AIT using problem solving tools.

Confirm non-conformances and ensure 1st closure is defined and implemented.

Chair Internal Review Board (IRB) and set functional team for the elimination of the root cause. Promote and conduct risk analyses (incl. PFMEA), and take part in the implementation and follow-up of preventive actions.

Elaborate audit plan and perform flash and process audits.

Provide monthly report of Quality Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)