Quality Engineer (medior)

  • Job category Engineering
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10012743
  • Location Apeldoorn
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry Automotive

About this vacancy

As Quality Engineer you participate in R&D Applied Development projects to assure together with the team the quality and reliability of our products. You facilitate Risk Analysis and monitor and report the Quality performance. Together with our Supplier Quality Engineer in China you are responsible for Supplier Qualification & Release and Supplier Development. With your quality mindset, you drive Continuous Improvement of our processes and support deployment and continuous improvement of our QMS activities. In this role you are reporting to the Quality Manager.

Job description

Your main tasks are:

  • Participate in R&D Applied Project teams and together with the project team assure the Quality Standard is fulfilled
  • Plan and perform Quality activities as defined in the APQP Process, Facilitate Risk analyses and Monitor Quality Performance
  • Qualification and Release Supplier processes according to e-Traction standards and specifications
  • Manage & Control of Non-Conformities and support suppliers where necessary to close actions
  • Supplier Improvement based on Quality Performance and Quality Standards
  • Support of continuous improvement of the QMS and support to other functions in the deployment of the QMS and implemented automotive standards
  • Perform Internal and External audits


Our Client is working on the electrification of the automotive industry and mainly focusing on the Commercial vehicles.

Offer description

  • Attractive (fixed) salary commensurate with knowledge and experience
  • 25 holidays per year (excl. national bank holidays) and 8,33% holiday allowance
  • A contract for a definite or indefinite period at a financially robust organisation
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Good pension scheme
  • Overtime will be compensated in payment of wages or time-for-time
  • Committed to a good balance between work and private life
  • An open culture and clear communication
  • A Service Desk ready to answer all your practical questions

Candidate profile

  • Bachelor / Master level in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Electro technique, or Technical Business Administration, eventually supplemented with relevant Quality courses;
  • Project management Skills;
  • Good knowledge of Automotive Standards and tools;
  • Experience or certification in (in-, and external auditing) ISO9001 and or IATF;
  • Knowledge and experience in Quality methods as risk analyses, problem-solving techniques, Statistics, APQP, PPAP etc.);
  • Relevant experience of Quality engineering in an applied product development environment to fulfil mentioned challenges;
  • Pro-active, team player, strong in planning & organizing and having overview, hands on mentality and going the extra mile;
  • You have good communication skills in Dutch and English, both oral and written;