Principal Product Assurance Engineer

Reference: BBBH35440_1712592002
  • £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
  • Stevenage, Hertfordshire
  • Permanent
  • Defence

An exciting new opportunity has arisen to join the product assurance team to support company wide projects in the development and production phases of the life cycle. You will network with a wide variety of internal functions across the country, with opportunities to work on multi-national projects.


  • Salary of circa £50,000
  • 37-hour week + paid overtime
  • 25 days holiday + Bank Holiday (option to buy additional 5 days) + ability to accrue more through overtime
  • Bonus up to Circa £2,500 (paid out for past 12 years)
  • Hybrid working available
  • Flexible working available
  • Pension up to 14%
  • Life assurance
  • Share Scheme
  • High street discounts available

About the Company:

Our client is an award-winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. They value and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.

The Opportunity:

  • Proactively identify, communicate and mitigate Quality risks and issues to reduce risk and increase customer happiness
  • Participate in process improvement and facilitate local flash audits, providing compliance and process improvement ideas
  • Play a pivotal role within an established team to ensure product assurance activities are met
  • Work with domestic and international colleagues on projects involving transfer of technology
  • Review, give and maintain project quality planning documentation
  • Ensure compliance to BMS procedures
  • Customer interface for on- and off-site product acceptance activities
  • Represent product assurance and act as internal point of contact for the team
  • Ensure product life cycle reviews are planned, carried out and handled appropriately
  • Provide non-conformance data analysis and summary reports into major equipment reviews


  • Qualifications or relevant work experience in engineering qualify assurance
  • Experience of current QA problem solving and improvement methods
  • A high degree of self-motivation, autonomy and ability to work proactively, with excellent organisation, communication & social skills
  • Strong analytical skills; ability to run reports in Excel, use SAP QM system, and document management tools
  • Continuous improvement awareness and initiative to deliver improvements
  • Ability to understand and respect cultural differences

If you are interested in this position please get in contact on 01923 470756 or

Kieran Slaughter Managing Consultant

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