QA Consultant & Satellite AIT (f/m) Ref. 2017_187

For our customer "Eumetsat" in the space industry we are looking for a suitable candidate on the base fulltime (AÜG) for the
location Darmstadt, Germany starting latest in September 2017 for the position:

QA Consultant & Satellite AIT (f/m) Ref. 2017_187

Your responsibilities:

Implement EUMETSAT QA policies in the assigned areas, in accordance with the Programme specific QA plan for all phases covered by this SoW and the relevant contract
Update the Programme specific QA plan as necessary
Follow-up the satellite procurement activities performed by ESA
Provide QA consultancy during the storage phases of the satellites
Follow up any repair activity necessary on instruments embarked on Metop-C satellite
Support, monitor and witness (as requested) Satellite AIT activities regarding instruments
Manage and support the Anomalies Review Board (ARB) and Material Review Board (MRB)
Provide QA consultancy during the launch preparation activities (as requested)
Participate to the launch campaign, if requested. The launch will take place in Centre Spatial Guyanais in Kourou, French Guyana.
Provide consultancy to the definition of the QA procedures for the preparation of Phase C/D of the programmes
Provide QA consultancy for the implementation of processes focussed in the area of the Ground Segment procurement
Provide consultancy to the regular monitoring of established metrics on the main processes within Ground Segments
Provide QA consultancy to the GS development activities
Preparation and consultancy to the execution of project reviews process
Provide consultancy to the QA requirements internal review process.
Provide QA consultancy for the implementation of Configuration Management processes
Provide consultancy to the LEO QA Manager for all Programme specific QA aspects and brief the LEO QA Manager on
the main issues identified in the Programme specific meetings

Your skills:

At least a university degree
Background of at least 5 years in space systems (space/ground segments) with at least 3 years of experience in project
QA positions
Sound hands-on experience in QA processes definition, implementation, monitoring and control
Sound hands-on experience in risks management and lessons learned processes
Sound experience in a rational application of quality international standards (e.g. ISO and ECSS)
Sound hands-on experience in managing, reporting and following of procured items
Knowledge of project management and project planning, including the ability to identify and report on critical paths;
Some knowledge of requirements management tools, e.g. DOORS;
Sound hands-on experience of working on collaborative programmes between different partners;
Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
Good interpersonal skills, including mediation skills;
very good attitude to team working.
Ability to draft management reports and executive summaries in English

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