2366047 Materials & Process Engineer

03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Materials and Process Engineer

Materials and Process Engineer
6-month contract

Are you a Materials and Process Engineer looking for exciting new opportunities in Portsmouth, Hampshire?

If so we have a full-time, 6-month contract role available with a world leader in the design and manufacture of satellite systems that may be of interest to you.

The role and requirements

Providing materials, mechanical parts and processes engineering support to the various business unit projects as required. Contributing to the Materials and Processes team mission, assuring the quality of materials and processes used in Airbus products. This role reports to the respective site Materials Engineering Manager.

Main Activities:
· To provide a support as a technical authority for material and process related qualifications, approvals and any process related issues/non-conformances to internal and external customers alike.
· Act as the responsible materials engineer for one or more project or product teams, acting as the single contact point for the resolution of all materials and processes issues.
· Interfacing with internal and external customers to ensure that all materials and processes are fully approved within project timescales and with respect to customer quality requirements.
· To instigate and manage to completion materials and processes selection, development, evaluation and qualification programmes.
· To prepare declared materials and processes lists, ensuring that all qualifications for both materials and processes have been achieved by the Critical Design Reviews.
· Actively participate in transnational meetings to drive the standardisation of process links between sited.
· Develop a position as the main technical interface with ESA for review and development of component mounting standards.
· To review and approve, where necessary, supplier or subcontractor materials and processes documentation.
· To monitor the technical performance of suppliers and subcontractors participating in audits as required.
· To provide training and assist in the development of other members of the department.

Qualifications and skills
Required skills:
· Materials and processes knowledge in relevant fields such as: electronics technology, soldering and SMT, micro-joining techniques, printed circuit boards, welding, metal finishing, metallurgy, paints, coatings and adhesives. Good working knowledge of failure analysis techniques.
· Good interpersonal skills, communication and presentation capability.
· Facilitation skills for leading problem solving and risk analysis.
· Autonomy, ability to work with minimum supervision.

Required work experience:
· Experience of working in a controlled, high technology environment, ideally Aerospace or Defence.
· Multidisciplinary team working.
· Transnational awareness.

Other requirements:
· Appreciation of audits and continuous improvement.
· Awareness of health and safety, environment and COSHH.
· National and international travel.

· Materials Engineer at graduate level with wide knowledge of metals and non-metals.

This is a contract position for 6 months, working full-time 37 hours per week in Portsmouth, Hampshire.

Please be aware that you will be subject to security vetting in order to undertake work in accordance with business needs.

If you are interested in the role and match the required skills and qualifications, apply today.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

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