Quality Assurance Engineer

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Leading manufacturer and supplier of cubesat & small satellite

GomSpace is expanding their Quality Assurance activities to cover new programs, new customers, and new requirements and is looking for an experienced Quality Assurance Engineer to join the team in Uppsala, Sweden. The space business is looking into opportunities in a new market, where traditional space technology must meet a new commercial reality and traditional solutions must integrate with industrial means to meet quality, reliability, and commercial targets through new standards for the products and thereby meet the goals of tomorrow.

In close collaboration with our Uppsala-based team of propulsion technologies, you will have the opportunity to work with an internationally oriented and dedicated team aiming at providing exceptional propulsion solutions for nanosatellites to customers on the global market.

You will be part of a strong QA team, and with refence to the Quality Director you will have the responsibility for defining and coordinating quality activities of projects.

The Job Incluces the Following Set of Tasks:

  • Define quality activities in projects in line with defined processes.
  • Define, coordinate and monitor verification activities to ensure compliance with contract requirements.
  • Manage reviews, gates, and documentation.
  • Implement internal requirements in verification programs.
  • Manage interfaces to other projects, programs and activities.
  • Participate in propulsion system integration and verification in a clean room environment, including preparation/verification of test setups.
  • Support further development of GomSpace’s quality system.
  • Embrace teamwork within the group and proactively mentor colleagues on quality matters.

We expect the Employee to Have the Following Qualifications:

  • Quality awareness – understanding the importance of following processes.
  • You hold a degree within engineering that makes you familiar with administrative quality processes.
  • You have experience from a similar position and/or substantial QA-experience related to projects and product development in an industry with high reliability.
  • Experience and understanding of system level requirements, process implementation, strong analytical skills, creative and critical thinking abilities, and problem-solving skills.
  • You are self-motivated, and you have a strong dedication to customer satisfaction.
  • Fluent in English on a professional level.
  • You will be working closely together with other departments in GomSpace, so you navigate naturally in a cross-disciplinary environment.

We expect the Employee to Have the Following Qualifications:

  • Experience with program/project management is an advantage.
  • Software and/or electronics quality assurance experience is an advantage.
  • Familiarity with relevant Quality Assurance Industry Standards, best practices, and methodologies from the space industry or a related field is a strong advantage.

Tagged as: lean, six sigma, process control, 7 quality tools

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