Supplier Quality Engineer

  • Vakgebied Quality & Safety
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10021049
  • Locatie Helmond
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER
  • Branche Aviation

Over deze vacature

As our new supplier quality engineer, you engineer and communicate the product and system requirements to the supplier and particpate and orchestra the plan for qualification (FAI and PPAP) from the supplier to reach a qualified product on time. Furthermore you regularly monitor the quality performance of suppliers and perform reviews and take actions depending on the cause of any problem (such as assessments, problem solving activities etc) to secure continous compliance..You must be able to manage the supply chain out of a quality performance aspect, serve as the liaison for suppliers, suggest structural quality and process improvements, and collaborate with other engineers in a team environment.


  • Review Supplier First Article- Communicate to SQE at Designing Organisation
  • Have frequent contact with supplier to monitor actions within Quality
  • Analyze suppliers quality performance and identify improvement areas
  • Handle supplier non conformance including cause and corrective action, in order to be up-to date with the supplier performance
  • Handle escape incl root cause investigation, containment and corrective actions, Participate in 8D investigations
  • Issue authorizations of “Request for Pre-Release” non-complex
  • Participate in supplier work transfer evaluation and monitoring, non-complex
  • Support concurrent engineering between GKN and supplier (design for manufacturing)
  • Support in supplier feedback
  • Communicate with Release Agents and Monitor their Performance


Our client is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, they serve over 90% of the world's aircraft and engine manufacturers. They design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that our client is helping you on your way.


  • Attractive working environment
  • Option to work from home
  • International environment
  • Good primary and secondary conditions


  • Minimal Bachelor level in Aerospace Engineering; Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • More than 1 years’ experience from manufacturing engineering/production, preferably product qualification activities or inspection/control
  • Knowledge of aerospace quality requirements (AS9100, NADCAP, etc.)                             
  • Skilled in root cause analysis, 8D and continuous improvement
  • Well organized and structured with strong skills to work both independently, and in a team                 
  • Target-oriented and outgoing with good communication skills                           
  • Knowledge of aerospace products, processes and technologies                
  • Experience and skilled with Microsoft office, and ERP systems