Mylen Recruitment - Specialists in Technical Recruitment
Design Quality Engineer
Job ID - J008113
Salary - Negotiable
Design Quality Engineer

A vacancy has arisen for a Quality Engineering Task Leader and Project Manager to be based at Airbus UK on the Filton site (Nr Bristol).

The successful applicant will be working within the Serial Wing Perimeter (QESWS) and will report to the Head of Quality Engineering, Serial Wing. You will be interfacing primarily with the Program Engineering Teams and their suppliers.

The Quality Engineering Team is accountable for the deployment of the Airbus Quality Strategy within the Serial Wing environment. This strategy is being deployed via the implementation of a business wide 'Quality Improvement Plan'.

In accordance with the Airbus Quality Improvement Plan the successful applicant will be responsible for:
" Integration of Quality throughout the Aircraft Design Review process.
" Definition and deployment of the Quality element of the Airbus Visual Management System (VMS) into the Engineering Teams.
" Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities into the Engineering Teams
" Manage Wing Design suppliers through regular Supplier Quality reviews to ensure continuous improvement within suppliers.
" Assist Design Engineering teams as the Quality Engineering focal point for current and future Aircraft development projects.
" Assist the Engineering Teams in managing and evolving the Quality metrics within the corporate visual management system (SQCDP).
" Deployment of Series Aircraft Quality Management Plan into the Engineering Teams.
" Integrate the Q6 methodologies into the Engineering Teams through regular maturity assessments and follow on sessions.
" Deployment of the practical problem solving (PPS) methodology.


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

" An Engineering Degree or equivalent relevant experience.
" Practical Project Management experience.
" Demonstrable ability to manage a transnational project.
" Have exceptional communication and English skills, both verbal and written.
" Have excellent IT skills as appropriate to the role (MS Project, MS Word etc.).
" Be able to demonstrate appropriate people skills and associated behaviours when interacting with all levels of the management structure.
" Ability to foster engagement of project team.
" Intelligence, the ability to learn quickly, and a positive and enthusiastic attitude towards the workload are essential requirements.
" Experience in an Aircraft (ideally Airbus) or related industry within a Design or Manufacturing Engineering Environment would be beneficial.

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Job Type - Contract
Contact - Alf Mills