The aim of the position is to manage the development quality activities to obtain reliable products on time and with the required quality, manufactured with capable means and processes, using validated suppliers to meet customers requirements
o Working on a new product development programme, responsible for managing keys suppliers to ensure production readiness and completed of satisfactory PPAP/ APQP process
o Involvement with auditing APQP/ PPAP activities in line with customer requirements and IATF/TS16949
o Liaison with suppliers verify project schedules and quality control plans
o Monitoring and meeting with suppliers throughout UK and Europe
o Set up of measurement activities and analysis of measurement study (MSA) reports
This role would be suitable for an experienced automotive Quality Engineer with either a strong project/ NPI background, Supplier Quality/ STA or a Production Quality Engineer seeking a development role focused on more project and new product introduction.
o Qualified in an Engineering discipline (HNC/ Degree level preferred)
o Strong NPI and product launch experience
o Recent Automotive experience and knowledge of IATF/TS16949 systems
o Proven experience with APQP and PPAP process
o Automotive tier one environment and strong supplier liaison skills
o Current driving license and willingness to travel to suppliers premises across Europe
A leading tier 1 supplier of complex components and assemblies for the automotive industry. Part of a large international group who are continuing to invest in capital plant and facilities to meet the growing demand from automotive OEMs.
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