UK OPS Quality Enginering Support Manager

7 days left

Recruiter
Location
Stevenage
Salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
30 Sep 2017
Ref
P6908
Contact
Martina Hayden
Discipline
Quality
Sector
Defence
The Opportunity
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Quality Engineering Support Manager that  is responsible for the management and delivery of the UK team, in charge of all core Quality activities within the Operations Engineering domain, ensuring all associated practices in term of tools, processes and techniques are planned, applied and verified, thus  giving confidence to product compliance.   
 
The Role
  • Manage, lead and develop the team to meet their required activities
  • Work with UK senior Engineering management to determine key activities and projects which will maximize the achievement of business objectives
  • Create , develop and agree core quality activities & measures in response to each project scenario
  • Identify, communicate and mitigate risks andissuesassociated to product quality using root cause and trend analysis techniques
  • Activities such as non-conformance management and conducting management assessments
  • On behalf ofthe Head of Quality OPS Engineering , participate tosenior UK management meetings for Quality related matters  
 
What’s in it for you?
  •  A varied role involving all engineering domains across the whole product lifecycle.
  • Opportunity to work on many variations of products and technologies.
  • Ownership of quality values and activities within Operations Engineering delivering on multi million pound projects.
  • Personal development opportunities.
  • Being part of a multicultural, multidiscipline prime contractor with worldwide presence.
 
What’s great about the team
  • The Quality Engineering team are embedded into the engineering design domains within the UK but also enjoy being part of the international Quality directorate.
  • Good balance of autonomy but support and direction always available within the team.
  • Satisfaction of being part of a team that share common values and commitments and seeing positive results from implementing quality improvements.
 
What are we looking for?
  • Experienced quality professionals with broad experience, preferably within an Electronics engineering domain.
  • Strong ability to lead activities and actions.
  •  Excellent communication skills with an ability to communicate at all levels whilst respecting cultural differences.
  • Strong analytical skills and in depth understanding of quality techniques and measurements.
  • Sound knowledge of Engineering and Product lifecycles.
  • Focused on mentoring and developing others, leading the continued development and sustainment of a quality culture within the Engineering teams.
  • Work under your own initiative and be able to demonstrate adaptability, flexibility in carrying out this role.   
     
    What would you get?
  • Competitive salaries, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.
     
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