Principal Systems IVVQ Engineer

Reading, Bristol, Portsmouth | Defence, Marine


The Principal Systems IVVQ Engineer is the IVVQ first point of contact for the System Engineering IVVQ process and therefore must take the lead in resolving all issues, problems, questions and conflicts in the entire IVVQ system. This requires frequent handling of new and unusual issues; therefore a proven record of leading a Systems IVVQ Engineering environment is required.

The post holder should have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate at all levels in the spoken and written word. A good outward appearance, self-motivation and the ability to work under pressure are vital. The success of the Systems IVVQ Engineering job family relies on the interaction of its engineers at all levels, therefore good evidence of leading a team is required.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Be the principal point of contact with the client, to gain approval of test specifications and to host acceptance testing activities.
  • Authorising the execution of Test Specifications.
  • Accurately collates work progress reports and estimates to complete for all IVVQ work packages.
  • Lead investigations of problems in the field or with the systems IVVQ documentation.
  • Approve, implement and maintain tools relevant to the Systems IVVQ Engineering function.
  • Lead in the assessment of relevant tools.
  • Keep abreast of technical development in IVVQ both within and outside of the company.
  • Lead the production of System IVVQ Engineering estimates at optimum cost.
  • Produce quality metrics to measure the soundness of the System IVVQ Engineering processes under your control.
  • Working with project planners to provide detailed input to specific project programs.
  • Represent System IVVQ Engineering at formal Design Reviews, with particular attention to the reduction of design risks.
  • Lead IVVQ Cost Reviews as part of a Bid team.

Expected Competence Level:

Skills (underpinning Knowledge)

  • Able to use a range of IT tools.
  • Has a sound ability to use and/or assess System IVVQ Engineering tools.
  • Has knowledge of configuration control.
  • Can define and interpret IVVQ metrics as part of Quality control.
  • A working knowledge of project plans.
  • Has a working knowledge of Engineering Safety Management

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25/03/2023 21:48:00
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