Design Quality Engineer

Design Quality Engineer

Job Title: Design Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 24/02/20
Reference: 2553685_1580981034
Contact Name: Andrew Little
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2020 09:23

Job Description

Our client in the South West is looking for a Design Quality Engineer to join their team on a contract basis. This role would be best suited to someone with a couple of months engineering experience or a recent graduate.

The successful applicant will be working within the Quality Engineering Airframe Wing organization, primarily in the Transverse perimeter for Quality Performance activities covering all programs, and will report to the Head of Quality Engineering Airframe Wing Transverse. You will be interfacing with Engineering teams and suppliers around different locations in Europe, America and Asia.


The Quality Engineering Wing team is accountable for the deployment of the Quality Strategy within the Engineering Wing organizations. This strategy is deployed via the implementation of 'Quality Improvement Plans' in order to support the achievement of the Engineering Wing quality targets.
In accordance with the Quality Improvement Plans the successful applicant will be responsible for Quality Performance activities:

*Support the definition of a set of measurable criteria for the quality of the relevant engineering deliverables
*Identify risks and issues related with the quality of the engineering deliverables
*Facilitate and support root cause analysis & practical problem solving activities
*Establish and drive corrective and preventive action plans in order to support the improvement of engineering performance and its associated costs.
*Facilitate and support the identification of product modes of failure.
*Drive standardized mitigation plans in order to prevent/mitigate risk linked to the product and its related processes
*Support the deployment of Quality standards and apply them within the Engineering organisation
*Drive and manage improvement projects in order to support the achievement of the Engineering Wing quality targets
*Capture lessons learned in order to improve organisation efficiency and product maturity


As the successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

*Relevant Quality and/or Engineering Experience
*Project Management knowledge.
*Have exceptional communication and English skills, both verbal and written.
*Have excellent IT skills as appropriate to the role (Microsoft Office/G Suite)
*Be able to demonstrate appropriate people skills and associated behaviours when interacting with all levels of the management structure.
*The ability to learn quickly, and a positive and enthusiastic attitude towards the workload are essential requirements.
*Experience in a Design or Manufacturing Engineering Environment would be beneficial although not essential.
*Ability to communicate in German both verbally and in written form are highly beneficial although not essential
*Programming experience (Javascript, Google apps script, Python…) are highly beneficial although not essential

Additional Information
Contract role
6 months

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a contract role