General Electric Lead QA Engineer in Montrose, United Kingdom

Role Summary:

The Lead Project Quality Engineer reports to the Well Systems Quality Leader and is responsible for ensuring effective application of the BHGE Quality Management System (QMS) in the project environment to ensure that customer requirements are met.

The successful candidate will be responsible for Quality activities on all project matters within their respective Project/Centre of Excellence (COE) and has an operational reporting line to the Project Manager/Project Quality Manager.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Ensure effective and consistent application of Quality processes across the project & organisation in support of project execution

  • Participates in Design Verification Reviews as required by engineering

  • Supports and facilitates 1st and 2nd stage cross functional Criticality Risk Assessment reviews for the assignment of equipment criticality ratings covering the scope of the contract

  • Supports standardisation and promotes the use of BHGE standard vendor ITP & MRB templates and gains appropriate client approvals

  • Creates quality plans based on the standard template incorporating additional customer quality and technical regulation requirements

  • Prepare and present required quality performance reporting to Project team, internal leadership and customers

  • Take ownership of project related issues. Support & drive action owners for fast & effective resolution (NCR, CIR, Audit finding, NCR/RCA)

  • Supports non-conformance management process, Reviews NCR in a project context to assess if customer concession, deviation or waiver is required.

  • Completes, submits and manages approval process for concessions, deviations or waivers to customer in compliance with contract and QMS requirements

  • Audit & verification plan, performing and follow-up of findings

  • Validate Notification of Inspections acting as interface between client, vendor and IMT as required

  • Continually strive to improve & simplify existing process. Develop Customer relationship by regular discussions with client

  • Support projects lessons learned efforts to ensure project learning communicated across the business

  • Participate in project close out activities by facilitating closure of all project quality actions Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Appropriate level qualification in Engineering or Quality Management, or equivalent experience

  • Quality Auditor training & relevant qualification

  • You must have unrestricted authorisation to work in Country of posting

  • Oil & Gas Industry Sub-sea experienceApplications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website . Desired Characteristics:

  • Substantial experience in a Project Quality environment

  • Experience in a client facing, project environment (Customer management experience record)

  • Quality audit training & experience

  • Continuous improvement driver / change agent

  • Strong organisational & communication skills

  • Ability to travel where required

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • General product knowledge

  • Self-Motivated, good team ethos with ability to prioritise work and lead action until closure

  • Understanding and experience of problem solving methodology About Us: Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfieldproducts, services and digital solutions. We deploy minds and machines to enhance customer productivity, safetyand environmental stewardship, while minimizing costs and risks at every step of the energy value chain. Withoperations in over 120 countries, we infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventingsmarter ways to bring energy to the world.Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter target=”_blank”>@BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com. Locations: United Kingdom; Montrose