Software Quality Assurance Manager - Stevenage

Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 6764 Date Posted: Monday 18 Mar 2024
Software Quality Assurance Manager
Location:                  Stevenage
Salary:                      Up to £65,000 
Package includes:
  • A bonus of up to 21% of base salary
  • Pension of maximum total (employer and employee) contribution of up to 14%
  • 25 days annual leave (plus holiday purchase)
  • Our enhanced parental leave offers up to 26 weeks for maternity, adoption and shared parental leave. Enhancements are available for paternity leave, neonatal leave and fertility testing and treatments.
  • Fantastic site facilities, including subsidised meals, free car parking and more
  • Excellent career progression and development opportunities
  • We may be able to offer a relocation package for this role
Hybrid work pattern – Typically for this role, you will work 2-3 days per week on-site, on average.  
We’re working with a world-leading, technical & scientific engineering organisation, with sites across Europe. They have an exciting opportunity for a Software Quality Assurance Manager.
Their order book stretches for many years, and they have healthy profits and a range of new projects in place. They’re stable with steady controlled growth, dynamic working opportunities and fantastic opportunities to grow and develop your career further.
The Software Quality Assurance Manager Opportunity
  • Managing the small UK national SW Quality Assurance team to ensure the required level of Quality support to the Quality Assurance programmes
  • Managing the national workload to ensure that this required level of support is adequately funded
  • Working with the Head of Product Assurance SW Engineering, to ensure that the team has the skills and capabilities needed to provide Quality Assurance to the Quality Assurance Engineering Directorate
  • Consolidate functional and project risks and issues from the national Quality Assurance Engineering team and provide feedback
  • Being actively involved in ISO9000 and AS9100 assessments and in internal quality audit activities
Software Quality Assurance Manager Lead skills and experience required
  • You are an experienced Quality Assurance / Engineering professional with a good understanding of systems and software development practices
  • You have experience managing a skilled and integrated team
  • Candidates do not need to have a Defence background. We welcome applicants from the Automotive, Aviation, and Manufacturing sectors
  • You have a collaborative but objective approach
Please note:
Rules onsite require British Citizenship. Dual nationals can apply for this position, and you will be required to undergo UK Security Clearance.
Cirrus Selection offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment.
Cookies on this website
We want to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you wish you can restrict or block cookies by changing your browser setting. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on this website.