Quality Assurance Engineer

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Are you looking for a new opportunity in a fast-moving global company with a family feel? A job where you could have an impact?

We are looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to work at our client’s premises in Darmstadt, Germany.

Tasks and Activities

The scope of work will include:

  • Monitoring the suitability and implementation of LEO/CMD QA plans and policies and proposing changes.
  • Proposing new QA related documentation (e.g. procedures, working practices).
  • Controlling and monitoring the existing process.
  • Generating reports on existing processes in place.
  • Updating the established metrics and/or indicators.
  • Proposing new metrics and their implementation as requested by the Technical Officer.
  • Contributing to the organization and execution, according to the EUMETSAT applicable Working
  • Practice, of the following reviews:
    • Formal Reviews (e.g. SRR, PDR, LORR) including Delta Reviews originated from the Formal Reviews.
    • Test Reviews (e.g TRR, TRB, PTR) inviting internal and external EUMETSAT participants.
    • Internal checkpoints and keypoints, as agreed by the Programmes’ Management.
  • Monitoring and contributing to the Risk process by means of:
    • Reports on the implementation of the Risk Management process as defined in the applicable Working Practice.
    • Submission of new QA related risks as requested by the Technical Officer.
    • Contributing to the Risk Registers, as required.
  • Gathering lessons learnt, implemented as follows:
    • Sending the Lessons Learnt template to collect Lessons Learnt as requested by the Technical Officer.
    • Calling Lessons Learnt discussion meetings, collecting the gathered lessons learnt and informing the Technical Officer.
    • Performing the facilitator role and taking minutes of the discussion outcomes and actions.
    • Updating the Lessons Learnt programme repository.
  • Providing reports to the Technical Officer on the implementation of the relevant programme PMP and QA Plan specified processes.
  • Performing additional QA tasks originated in the framework of LEO and CMD Programmes development, upon request of Technical Officer.

Skills and Experience

The following skills and experience are mandatory:

  • A university degree in a technical discipline and at least five years’ experience in space systems (space/ground segments).
  • Experience in QA processes definition, implementation, monitoring and control.
  • Experience in risk management and lessons learned processes.
  • Experience in Anomaly and Non-Conformity management.
  • Experience in supporting the collection of lessons learnt within a project team.
  • Experience in a rational application of quality international standards (e.g. ISO and ECSS).
  • Experience in managing, reporting and follow-up of procured items.
  • Knowledge of project management and project planning, possibly including the ability to identify and report on critical paths.
  • Experience in working on collaborative programmes involving different partners.
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.

Why should you apply?

  • You will have the opportunity to work within a major institution.
  • We encourage everyone to think outside the box and to push the boundaries of traditional knowledge.
  • This role is an opportunity to join a forward-thinking company and allows for a deeper understanding of the industry.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive remuneration packages;
  • Unique career opportunities,
  • Including working in other countries;
  • Personalized training and development programmes;
  • Flexible relocation support.

We strongly encourage applications from all nationalities, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, men, women, LGBTQ+ individuals and ex-service personnel to apply.

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Tagged as: SRR, PDR, TRR, LEO, TRB, CMD, lorr, PTR

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