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SQA Engineer | Multiple Roles | 9-Month Contract | Automotive

SQA Engineer | Multiple Roles | 9-Month Contract | Automotive

Job TypeContract
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Role: SQA Engineer 
Type: Contract
Duration: 9-Months
Rate: £40 – £45 per hour (Inside IR35) DOE
Location: Surrey (Hybrid working between site, client site & home working)
Essential Skills: Supplier Quality experience; experience of leading suppliers through new model launches; PPAP, MSA, APQP, FMEA experience; Experience with manufacturing processes; Automotive industry experience 

I’m working with an industry-leading automotive company who are in need of multiple contract SQA Engineer’s to join their team working with their BIW, chassis, powertrain, and composites departments. 
You’ll be expected to:
  • Ensure new supplier site Sourcing is well researched to build and maintain a competent supply base 
  • Support Supplier selection & development processes to achieve a self-sufficient supply base IATF 16949. Ensure Non IATF16949 suppliers deliver their certification qualification to the approved nomination plan. 
  • Support the implementation of APQP for all new tooled parts
  • Support Robust Manufacturing Feasibility strategy deployment and reviews
  • Ensure that allocated suppliers meet launch / delivery commitments in line with APQP  
  • Drive Supplier / Part Risk Assessments and develop risk mitigation actions.?  
  • Identify Critical suppliers / parts that require full cross functional team engagement with the supplier.  
  • Provide supplier progress reporting to Purchasing and SQA Program team for: APQP open issues, PPAP part pedigree prior to each build phase and PPAP delivery forecast / actual confirmation.  
  • Track and manage PPAP part approval to agreed delivery plan. 
Essential Requirements:
  • Technical Engineering qualified to Degree standard, or equivalent experience. 
  • Must have previous experience in SQA, including multiple new model launches. 
  • Experience of leading suppliers through new model launches 
  • Have a working understanding of: PPAP, MSA, APQP, FMEA, SPC,  
  • Demonstrated structured approach to Problem Solving (8D) 
  • Practical use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SAP and CATIA 

Manufacturing & Quality
Daniel Galvin

Principal Consultant – Embedded & Electronics – USA Contract