UK Quality Technical Manager

UK Quality Technical Manager

Job Title: UK Quality Technical Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Reference: 894668_1528795638
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 10:27

Job Description

Your experience of Quality Assurance Management and understanding of systems and software development practices, will help you to provide Quality Assurance across the project activities of the Technical Directorate within UK to help ensure that hi-tech weapon systems are developed to the required level of quality.

You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. You will gain a unique opportunity to network with and gain visibility of a large variety of functions / activities. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

Below are some further details on the job. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

Our client currently requires a UK Product Assurance Software Manager to the UK national Quality Technical team to ensure the required level of Quality Technical support to the Technical Directorate programmes. This role will include the holder also taking on the responsibilities of being the Product Assurance Manager for the Seekers department. The job will include;
*Managing the UK national SW Quality Assurance team to ensure the required level of Quality support to the Product Assurance programmes
*Managing the national workload to ensure that this required level of support is adequately funded
*Working with the Head of Product Assurance SW Engineering, to ensure that the team has the skills and capabilities needed to provide QA to the Technical Directorate
*Flowing down Group Level information from the Group Head of Product Assurance to the UK team
*Consolidate functional and project risks and issues from the national Product Assurance Engineering team and feedback to Group Head Product Assurance Engineering and Quality Programmes
*Being actively involved in ISO9000 assessments and in internal quality audit activities
*Participate in Technical Expert (TEx) activities and promote collaboration between the TEx and national UK Product Assurance Engineering teams
*Working with the Head of Product Assurance SW Engineering to provide support to the Technical Function Quality Nominee as appropriate
*Providing an effective interface with Customer Quality Assurance Representatives when specific technical knowledge is required
*Where nominated, by the Head of Product Assurance SW Engineering, act as Lead Product Assurance Engineering Manager to consolidate the Quality aspects of multi-national projects in consultation with Product Assurance Engineering Software mangers from France & Italy

About you:

To be suitable for this UK Product Assurance Software Manager job, you will be experienced Quality Assurance / Engineering professional with a good understanding of systems and software development practices. You will experience of managing a skilled and integrated team and have an engineering degree or equivalent.

UK Product Assurance Software Manager
Stevenage or Bristol
Up to £55,000

Keywords: Quality, Project Quality, product lifecycle, Non-conformance, ISO 9001, Continuous improvement, CI, Audit, Assessment, Systems, Software

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.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.