General information

Job Title
Quality Project Engineer - Complex Analysis
Ref #
Monday, August 15, 2022
United Kingdom
Business area
Complex Analysis Quality - Metrology
Position level
H - Qualified
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
7:30am - 4:30pm Monday to Friday

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

As a Quality Project Engineer this role will deliver continuous improvement projects for the department, ensuring we evolve our approach, policies & procedures to remain effective. In addition, this role will be working with cross functional groups to deliver Quality improvement projects. As a Quality Project Engineer you will engage across all levels within the business.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Mange the problem-solving training system process. 
  • Lead departmental continuous improvement projects. 
  • Leading cross functional problem-solving projects. 
  • Create & maintain Quality Engineering policy & procedure library  
  • Support internal quality documentation management for internal and external audits. 
  • Maintain and evolve Quality Engineering SharePoint site.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Technical/engineering understanding and vehicle knowledge. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.  
  • Strong administrator skills.  
  • Analytical skills and good judgement.  
  • Initiative and results/target focused.   
  • Quality conscious.   
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.   
  • Strong presentation skills.   
  • Ability to promote and drive continuous improvement.  
  • Able to make decisions.   
  • Understand Lean principles.  
  • Exercises latitude and technical judgement in deciding work methods.  
  • Good understanding of customer expectations and deliverables with an awareness of the impact of failure/cost of poor quality. 
  • Green belt or above six sigma qualifications are preferred. 
  • Ability to make and manage excellent relationships and network well within the business. 
  • Excellent PC skills including, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project. 
  • Experience and evidence of project management is required. 
  • A working understanding of SAP would be beneficial. 
  • Comprehensive problem-solving understanding (PPS/8D etc). 
  • MS SharePoint experience would be beneficial 
  • Prince 2/Agile certification would be beneficial
Personal Attributes
  • Thrives when managing multiple projects simultaneously to strict deadlines 
  • Motivated to achieve project deadlines on time 
  • Positive attitude, flexibility and comfortable dealing with an ever changing environment 
  • Strives for excellence