Job id: 854 - Quality Assurance Engineer


Organisation:  Grafton Technology



Location:
Germany
Recruiter Reference:
GTL-2017-03-102
Category:
Job Type:
Contract
Full-time Employment
Temporary
Education:
Bachelors
Number of Positions:
1
Experience (Years):
2-4
Created:
16-03-2017
Description

 

One of our Space Clients based in Germany are seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer to provide consultancy to the LEO QA Team which provides support to the LEO Division.

 

The deadline for applications is 25/05/17.

 

Key tasks:

  • Implement EUMETSAT QA policies in the assigned areas, in accordance with the Programme specific QA plan for all phases covered by this SoW and the relevant contract
  • Update the Programme specific QA plan as necessary
  • Follow-up the satellite procurement activities performed by ESA
  • Provide QA consultancy during the storage phases of the satellites
  • Follow up any repair activity necessary on instruments embarked on Metop-C satellite
  • Support, monitor and witness (as requested) Satellite AIT activities regarding instruments
  • Manage and support the Anomalies Review Board (ARB) and Material Review Board (MRB)
  • Provide QA consultancy during the launch preparation activities (as requested)
  • Participate to the launch campaign, if requested. The launch will take place in Centre Spatial Guyanais in Kourou, French Guyana.
  • Provide consultancy to the definition of the QA procedures for the preparation of Phase C/D of the programmes
  • Provide QA consultancy for the implementation of processes focussed in the area of the Ground Segment procurement
  • Provide consultancy to the regular monitoring of established metrics on the main processes within Ground Segments
  • Provide QA consultancy to the GS development activities
  • Preparation and consultancy to the execution of project reviews process
  • Provide consultancy to the QA requirements internal review process.
  • Provide QA consultancy for the implementation of Configuration Management processes
  • Provide consultancy to the LEO QA Manager for all Programme specific QA aspects and brief the LEO QA Manager on the main issues identified in the Programme specific meetings

 

Qualifications:

University Degree

 

Skills:

The key person is required to have the experience and capability to fulfil the assigned tasks autonomously and without supervision, and a background of at least 5 years in space systems (space/ground segments) with at least 3 years of experience in project QA positions.

  • Sound hands-on experience in QA processes definition, implementation, monitoring and control.
  • Sound hands-on experience in risks management and lessons learned processes.
  • Sound experience in a rational application of quality international standards (e.g. ISO and ECSS).
  • Sound hands-on experience in managing, reporting and following of procured items
  • Knowledge of project management and project planning, including the ability to identify and report on critical paths.
  • Some knowledge of requirements management tools, e.g. DOORS.
  • Ability to draft management reports and executive summaries in English.
  • Sound hands-on experience of working on collaborative programmes between different partners.
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including mediation skills.
  • Very good attitude to team working.
  • Good English skills are essential.

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