Head of Product Assurance

Company Details

HE Space is a successful international space company. For 40 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science and administration.

HE Space is a successful international space company. For nearly 40 years, we have been supporting our customers with qualified experts in the field of engineering, science, and administration. We are currently looking for a Head of Product Assurance to support our customer in the Netherlands.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

As the head of the Product and Quality Assurance group, you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Supports instrument development for scientific utilization of space;
  • support projects on all levels of maturity, from proving “early stages” of new technologies to the realization of flight hardware in our cleanroom and production facilities;
  • Ensure the implementation of quality requirements, procedures and processes in both hardware and software;
  • Negotiate with the international space agencies, sub-contractors, partner institutes from in and outside the EU;
  • Developing failure prevention policies, procedures, trainings and methods for products, materials, components and operational quality is right up your street;
  • Support projects with reviews and perform problem analyses;
  • You propose process improvement;
  • Manage conflicts and take decisions.

Skills & Experience

You will have the following qualifications and relevant experience:

  • At least 5 years of experience in Product Assurance in aerospace or avionics projects;
  • Experience is hardware, space instrumentation and science;
  • You are a strong team leader with good management/coaching skills;
  • Experience in diverse functional areas relevant to space / avionics instrumentation, including knowledge of configuration control management is a plus;
  • Fluency in English is mandatory; knowledge of another European language is an advantage.

This job is located around Noordwijk, The Netherlands. We welcome applicants who are available from May 2023 (or as soon as possible thereafter).

If you think you have what it takes for this job, please APPLY with your CV together with a letter of motivation (both in English and in Word or PDF) to Kalina Traykova, quoting job NL-HP-5062 before 28-Apr-23.

An exciting and dynamic international working environment awaits you!

Tagged as: aerospace, quality assurance, avionics, management

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