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Quality and Product Assurance Engineer (Space/ Aerospace)

Quality and Product Assurance Engineer (Space/ Aerospace)

Job TypePermanent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk

This is an exciting role working for a rapidly growing SME space sector company.

Your role will be within the Operations Team:

The Operations team is in charge of the delivery of space mission services using the technologies developed in house by the Tech team, and externally by key partners and suppliers.


  • You will drive the whole lifecycle of process creation and improvement to develop and produce space hardware and software for the high performance space missions. 
  • You will also have a direct impact in the production and supply chain aspects and will support the industrialisation of the new generation of small satellites.
  • You will work with multiple internal and external stakeholders, establishing cross-department processes and synergies.
  • You need to be a technical, hands on and pragmatic person that is passionate about continuous improvement and pushing the boundaries, and shares company values and vision.


  • You’ll have knowledge of quality management systems applied to the space sector
  • You’ll have knowledge of how to apply ECSS standards and implement ISO9001 practically
  • You’ll be able to identify and take quantified risks and make decisions in a fast-changing environment enabling customer satisfaction. 
  • Excellent people management skills and technical know-how on complex products that can directly relate to space/satellites
  • Ability to operate autonomously, self-directed and self-motivate
  • Use a combination of logic, analysis and past experiences to solve problems effectively

Manufacturing & Quality
Andrew Horkan

Principal Consultant – Mechanical Design – Massachusetts