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Software & Systems Quality Engineer

Job Title: Software & Systems Quality Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 97258
Contact Name: Karl Lippett
Contact Email:
Job Published: 27 days ago

Job Description

Contact: Karl Lippett
Telephone: 086 1070950

Software & Systems Quality Engineer

Our client, an automotive company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Software & Systems Quality Engineer for their site.

  • Perform the Quality Assurance relative to System and Software Engineering activities in the project
  • Identify and track corresponding risks in the project
  • Enable the R&D to develop a quality product
  • Control and monitor the conformity to the GSMART process
  • Support the Customer interface for System & Software Quality matters in development for the assigned projects in the Product Group / Site

  • Create the project quality assurance plan for system and software in collaboration with the SYS & SW Product Quality Engineer and the Q-PTM.
  • Has the authority to approve process tailoring vs. GSMART Part 1 and Part 2 within the scope of System and Software activities.
  • Check that project is compliant with the Group Golden Rules and assess the status of the corresponding action plan.
  • Is part of inspectors for “Quality” checks in the Technical reviews. Attend the Technical Reviews as a moderator.
  • Conduct Work product quality checks according to the GSMART Process.
  • Check the Software releases and approve the de-standardization as needed.
  • Conduct Process compliance audits vs. GSMART part 1 and part 2.
  • Prepare and align internal organization assessments (GAMA) with the Quality Assessor (C).
  • Prepare the OEM project assessments (ASPICE) and facilitate self-assessments with the project teams .
  • Reports an accurate status of projects to the Product Line Management, to Quality (incl. Q-PTM) and to GEEDS based on standardized reports. Owns the Quality section of the Project dashboard.
  • Has the authority to escalate issues through the project Red Box, PMC and the Group Red Alert procedure.
  • Prepare and support customer communication about System and Software Process compliance.
  • Identify Lessons Learned and Best Practices and feed the Process Improvement organization with them.
  • Ensure the Change Control Boards are performed according to the defined process.
  • Manage Assessments and Audits of external SW suppliers.
  • Prepare the Software Milestone Reviews.

  • Engineering degree
  • Master degree in Electronics / Software

Professional Experience
  • 2 - 3 years in Engineering Quality Assurance activities
  • Experience with the software development process, systems engineering methodologies, and test techniques
  • Experience in Quality
  • Experience in the Software Quality Assurance / Software Development
  • Experience in embedded SW/SYS development (automotive experience is a plus)

For further information on this Software & Systems Quality Engineer role in Galway please contact Karl Lippett on 086 1070950 /

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