MBDA Missile Systems - Deliver for a more secure tomorrow
Due to team growth we have a new opportunity for a Product Assurance Engineer. This is an exciting and fast paced role that will involve collaborating closely with all Future Systems UK programmes and providing consistent guidance, whilst ensuring the customer interests are in focus.
This role is a great opportunity within MBDA Product Assurance as you'll be working on several programmes that are at the forefront of technological capability. The role will require you to co-ordinate with multiple programme leads to ensure work is completed on time and to the required Quality.
Our team uses the 'Process Approach' defined in AS9100 and we will work on multiple programmes at any one time. We manage a complex portfolio of Product Assurance work, that require planning and monitoring at all levels of Future Systems UK.
Our team generates accurate and timely monthly metrics for reporting into Sector Reviews. Other Product Assurance activities will include supporting generation of project Quality Plans on all programmes to satisfy contractual requirements and identifying and managing Quality related risks.
What we’re looking for
- Experience with leading improvement initiatives
- Awareness of AS9100 and the ‘Process approach’
- Experience of identifying and managing risks
- Experience of project planning is highly desirable, although not essential
- Experience of promoting improvements through lessons learnt, standard methodology, risk management and performance metrics whilst supporting their implementation, would be beneficial
What’s in it for you?
MBDA Future Systems is at the forefront of the MBDA technology portfolio and you will be collaborating closely with various project teams on a variety of technologies
This role will enable you to have a far reaching Product Assurance network and establish ‘best practice’ methods of working within Future Systems
You will be encouraged to identify better ways of working within Future Systems and fully supported in implementation, shaping the way Future Systems operates for years to come
A development plan will be generated to help you support each project consistently as well as help you reach your full potential as a Quality professional
*Flexible working *opportunities for career progression *paid overtime (subject to level) *great bonus scheme *comprehensive pension scheme *annual salary review *fantastic working environment and site facilities *social, charitable and sporting activities.
Join a great team!
The Product Assurance Team – Future Systems, is an inclusive, friendly and supportive team. Each member of the team is a passionate advocate for customer satisfaction, who proactively supports both MBDA and our Customers interests. As a team member, we encourage each other to identify improvement initiatives as well as challenge ‘Norms’ and collaboratively share your experience with the team.
MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.
We’re here to help and want to ensure you have a positive experience throughout our recruitment process. We recognise that everyone is unique and we encourage you to speak to us should you require any advice, support or adjustments.
MBDA is a proud member of Working Families – the UK’s work-life balance organisation. We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements.
We understand that flexibility benefits our people, our teams and our business; wherever possible we will seek to accommodate a blended 2-3 days per week approach to on-site and remote working.
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Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role.