Position Title: Product Assurance, Safety and Configuration Management Engineer

ALTEC are looking for an Aerospace engineer (or equivalent) to be inserted in the Product Assurance and Safety Engineer department to support the team for all the aspect related to product / quality assurance and safety engineering and Configuration Management.


    The most important activities that characterize the position are the following:

    Product Assurance

    • Establish and maintain PA&S plan for all elements of the projects, in compliance with the ESA general Product Assurance and Safety policy (e.g. ECSS);
    • Manage Non Conformances, starting from the observation until the resolution and close-out.
    • Review of contractor’s plans, specifications and effort proposed for the execution of the project PA&S programme;
    • Review of all project documentation in order to assure the compliance with PA requirements defined by the Customer
    • Produce reports to the Customer on PA&Safety activities performed
    • Assess the implementation of PA&Safety requirements by contractors, participating in design and safety reviews and directing the necessary preventive or corrective actions
    • Chair Boards established within the project for the disposition of Non conformances / Test Reviews, etc
    • Support and participation to tests, inspections (incoming/outgoing) activities
    • Support and participation to Risk Management activities
    • Performing dependability analyses in order to guarantee satisfaction of Customer requirements in terms of Reliability, Availability, Maintainability (also FMEA/FMECA)


    • Support and participation to Safety certification process of Payloads with respect to NASA/ESA Safety requirements
    • Perform safety analysis (e.g. Hazard Analysis, flammability assessment, etc.)
    • Safety documentation preparation (Safety Data Package, Safety Certificates, Hazard Reports, etc.)

    Configuration management

    • Define and maintain the configuration products developed in the frame of the projects executed by ALTEC;
    • Monitor and maintain the baseline applicable to the products developed in the frame of the projects executed by ALTEC
    • Project documentation management
    • Point of contact for Customers and Contractors for formal deliveries (documentation, products, etc.)


    • Master Degree in Aerospace Engineering or similar (Electronic or Mechanical Engineering)
    • Good English (spoken/written)
    • Previous experiences in Quality/Product Assurance/Safety departments are will be considered as a plus but not mandatory


    Excellent interpersonal skills are needed, together with a high degree of organizational and communication
    abilities, and comfortable with working in a multinational environment.