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Quality Engineer - Body & Exterior

Quality Engineer - Body & Exterior

Job Title: Quality Engineer - Body & Exterior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Norfolk
Salary: £Neg + Benefits
Reference: SD4807
Contact Name: Simon Davey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2019 16:56

Job Description

Quality Engineer - Body & Exterior
£Neg + benefits

Duties / Responsibilities (Including Objectives of the role):
To own and drive quality activities in support of new automotive product development.This role is specifically to support the Body & Exterior BICEP ensuring allnew products / systems are robustly designed and validated using recognisedengineering quality tools & techniques.
- Drive and facilitate Failure Mode Avoidance activities (QHR, PFMEA / DFMEAetc) within the BICEP
- Ensure robustness of BICEP DVP
- Support development of Project Robustness Assessment
- Conduct virtual and physical fresh eyes /campaign prevention reviews 
- Concerns management and progression
- Product and part Quality inspectionstandard generation
- Product and part Quality inspectionprocess generation
- Product Quality performance targetsetting and achievement
- Support Quality attributes andreliability target definition & achievement
- Understand new vehicle systemfunctionality and test / validation requirements
- Ensure Vehicle validation processes arealigned with new vehicle content / technology
- Develop / maintain Quality Standards (VQRs)and input into Part Quality Standards
- Ensure Engineering data / drawings /specifications are robust and will deliver a Quality product
- Capture lessons learned within the BICEPto feed into project level events
- Become subject matter expert within Qualitydepartment for BICEP systems & technologies
- Lead problem resolution and root causeactivity using 8D / Six Sigma Methodologies
- Support vehicle reliability evaluationswith technical and diagnosis support 
- Support Supplier Quality Engineering indelivery fully approved of new products
Qualifications and Experience (Essential & Desirable criteria)
Essential Criteria:
- HNC minimum in an automotiveengineering discipline
- Must have experience of automotive bodyand exterior systems either as OEM or Tier 1 supplier.
- Must be able to demonstrate applicationof engineering quality tools & techniques
- Experienceof vehicle design and development processes
- Must have an appreciation of automotiveengineering quality tools within vehicle programmes
- Analytical,structured, confident, with good communication skills. Must be able to workalone and as part of a small team
- Working knowledge of multi-material vehiclebody construction