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Quality Innovations Manager

Matchtech

Southampton, Hampshire

Published
01-11-2018
Job ad details
Published
01-11-2018
Expires
28-11-2018
Job ID
LJA-67363244
Job type
Permanent
Full-time
Salary level
£40,000 - £44,000  per year
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering

The Quality Innovation Manager - NGP is responsible for Quality Assurance of New Product Introductions through product and process validation of new technologies. They will develop the relevant Quality Processes to support and assure Quality is embedded within these technologies. This role enables quality to be built into design, development and commercialisation for product and process through advanced Quality planning and excellence in innovation deployment.

This role is specific to NGP (Next Generation Products) which includes electronic devices (Vape or Tobacco Heating Products) and consumables (liquids, cartomisers or tobacco sticks). As Quality is contributing to ensuring end to end successful launches, the role needs to work closely with multiple stakeholders.

Principal accountabilities

* Participates in the technical development and delivery of Innovation on behalf of the Quality workstream through concept, design, development and commercialisation stages.
* Contributes to Quality being integrated into each project deliverable and specific Quality protocols.
* Identifies and develops the Critical to Quality (CtQ) requirements for innovative products based on product concept, brand quality expectation and consumers' research findings into a Quality Requirement Specification (QRS).
* Applies advanced Quality planning tools based on APQP for design, development and qualification of new products, and builds the Quality Plan for each innovation.
* Ensures robust DFMEA from system to component level, tolerance stacks completed and aligned with DFM and robust PFMEA for all process steps.
* Works with the technical team to develop the Design Verification Plan & Report and the required test methods to support.
* Supports prototype development & manufacture and review and approve based on validation testing.
* Inputs into the selection, assessment and qualification of supplier quality capability in line with the company requirements.
* Supports qualification of new technology & process and reviews & approves process capability and process validation reports. Where required, reviews and approves PPAPs.
* Provides input and governance for Technical Reviews & Technical Approvals from Quality.
* Transitions innovation projects into BAU following commercialisation.
* Inputs into the continued development and improvement of the Quality Innovation team and delivery of its KPIs.

Knowledge, Skills And Experience

* Degree level in Engineering or equivalent Applied Science.
* Experience of electronics/ device manufacture.
* Emphasis in design, manufacturing, quality, test, reliability activities and statistical/ data analysis skills.
* Working knowledge of APQP and experience in PPAP approval.
* Experience of establishing quality protocols and procedures.
* Knowledge and experience of SPC and Continuous Improvement tools.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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Job ad details
Published
01-11-2018
Expires
28-11-2018
Job ID
LJA-67363244
Jobtype
Permanent
Full-time
Salary level
£40,000 - £44,000  per year
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering