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Product Assurance Engineer

companyGuidant Global (Agency)
locationUnited Kingdom
PublishedPublished: Published 2 weeks ago
Engineering general
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Role Overview

A vacancy for a Product Assurance (PA) Engineer has arisen within Airbus Defence & Space to work on space flight hardware including Eurostar family of commercial spacecraft in Stevenage, within the Antenna / Mechanical Platform team.

  • You will provide Product Assurance support to application projects as well as product development.
  • You will also contribute to the Product Assurance team mission of assuring the quality of materials and processes used in Airbus Defence and Space products.

Responsibilities

PA Engineer main tasks and responsibilities will include -

  • Provide Product Assurance support to application projects as well as product development.
  • Participate in reviews at all stages of product design, development, and manufacture.
  • Monitor that risk and opportunity review meetings at all stages of a product design, development, and manufacture are held and ensuring that risk retirement plans are drawn up and carried through.
  • To ensure that adequate qualification evidence exists to justify the materials and processes that will be used in the proposed satellite environment.
  • To identify, evaluate and propose solutions for all quality problems and to advise and generally assist the Project Manager and their staff on quality matters.
  • Negotiating with internal and external customers for quality standards / requirements, waivers, deviations, concessions, production easements etc.
  • Reviewing Company Standards and proposing changes where necessary to update working processes.

Skill Set

Essential

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience -

  • HND or equivalent with background in Mechanical, Thermal, Systems, RF, Manufacturing or composites.
  • Experience in Aerospace or Aircraft industry.
  • Experience working in the Quality environment.
  • Experience in Product or Quality Assurance.
  • Knowledge of processes, procedures, methods, non-conformance, root cause analysis.
  • Good communication skills and willingness and ability to learn.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, German or French would be a plus.
HND or equivalent with background in Mechanical, Thermal, Systems, RF, Manufacturing or composites