Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
Satellite Mechanisms Product Assurance Engineer
Job ID - J008010
Salary - Negotiable
Satellite Mechanisms PA Engineer

Job Profile

Within the Satellites Mechanisms Group the PA/QA Engineer is an integral member of the core product team along with the Responsible Engineer (RE) the Product Team Leader / Project Manager (PTL/PM)
All supporting personnel M & P, Procurement, Production Engineering, Production Planning, AIT Assembly, AIT Test, EVT, QA, QC etc. form part of the wider integrated team.

In this role the PA/QA Engineer is responsible for the PA / Quality aspects relating to the Structures and equipment from what is often termed "Cradle to Grave".
In many respects being responsible for all Quality matters during the product lifecycle the role is more akin to a Project PA Managers role but also encompasses aspects and activities usually more closely associated with Quality Assurance (QA) and Procurement Quality. However the role presents opportunities to prepare and provide a quality status and regular reporting to higher management and at customer level.

Detailed Activities

Bid Stage (New Programmes / Products)
New Products - PRD / CDR
Structures Procurement Reviews:
MRR (Manufacturing Readiness Review) - MPCB (Materials and Processes Control Board) - MIP (Mandatory Inspection Points) - TRR (Test Readiness Review) - TRB (Test Review Board) - SRB (Shipment Review Board)
DRB (Delivery Review Board)
Equipment Life Cycle Reviews - In House Reviews - Structures and associated Panels and Parts:
MRR (Manufacturing Readiness Review) - MPCB (Materials and Processes Control Board) - EQSR / PQSR (Equipment (or Product) Qualification Status Review) - KIP (Key Inspection Point) - MIP (Mandatory Inspection Points) - TRR (Test Readiness Review) - TRB (Test Review Board) - SRB (Shipment Review Board) - DRB (Delivery Review Board)
EIDP Generation (End Item Data Pack)
NCR Management (Non-Conformance Reporting).
Support structures builds:
Bath Tub, SAA Panels, SVM panels - and run structure level reviews
Control of structure level RFWs and NCRs
Co-ordination of structure level PCBs and MPCBs
DRB final deliveries to project


A good blend of people and process skills.
Effective communication is a key skill as are organisation, time and people management - along with strong experience in process and methodology.

Experience in aerospace or a related production sector.

To degree level (or equivalent) in a related subject

Mylen Recruitment Ltd (part of the Doyen Group of companies) is a recruitment agency specialising in Aerospace, Automotive, Aviation, Design, Mechanical, Electronic, Production, IT and Software, Engineering.
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Job Type - Contract
Contact - Alf Mills