Design Quality Assurance Engineer – Aerospace, Electrical

  • Job Reference: N6030-514A
  • Date Posted: 9 January 2018
  • Location: Wimborne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Design Quality Assurance Engineer –  Aerospace, Electrical


As a Design Quality Assurance Engineer, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Electrical design background including PCBs, PCB assemblies, Black box design and testing, looming, applicable stds: IPC610, IPC620.

Proven Quality experience operating in EN9100, EN9110, TickIT Plus, EASA
Part-21(G) & EASA Part-145 environments.

Degree qualified desirable.

Trained lean / six sigma practitioner.

Proven background in Quality Assurance and thorough understanding of
Quality tools and techniques.

Quality Planning – ability to effectively flow down Customer specific
requirements into new designs, and ensuring capture of all quality requirements
relating to the achievement of product compliance.

Excellent root cause analysis and corrective action understanding, including
use of lean tools such as 8D, and DFMEA / PFMEA.

Sound engineering experience and associated Quality & Inspection

QMS implementation and lead auditing to recognised aerospace standards.

Attention to detail and methodical approach.

Self-starter with a desire for problem solving and process improvement.

Professional conduct and good communication skills to influence both
internally and externally.

Well versed in Electro/Mechanical Engineering – PCB’s, Looms, Cables, Environmental, Composites, Plastics, Rubber, machining, fabrication, electrical, pumps, flow meters, valves, actuators, couplings, seals, design and build.


As a Design Quality Assurance Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Determination and generation of Quality plans to meet Customer requirements.

Ensuring Quality plans are implemented and translated into robust production process controls.

Ensure Quality Management System adherence to EN9100, EASA Part 21(G) and Part 145, and with customer approvals throughout the Product Development Lifecycle.

Ensure implementation of robust change control and configuration management process.

Manage and host Product Development auditing activities.

Manage Quality escapes and Customer investigations.

Drive product and process non-conformance investigations and associated root cause analysis activities including concession management.

Conduct required First Article Inspections and ensure smooth transition of new products into production.


Keywords:  TickIT, Aerospace, Electrical, Design, EN9100, EB910, TickIT Plus, EASA, Six Sigma, DFMEA, PFMEA, QMA, PCB, Black Box Design, Looming, Mechanical, structures, composites, machining, fabrications, Electro-Mechanical, Fluid Systems, pumps, flow meters, switches, valves, actuators, couplings, seals.


Design Quality Assurance Engineer –  Aerospace, Electrical

Salary:  Competitive plus large company benefits, flexi time

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset