Quality Engineer

Job Description

Quality Engineer – Aerospace, Defence, Avionics and Electronic Control Systems


Our client is a highly successful global aerospace company they are looking for a Quality Engineer, this role is to manage the QMS Support process, QMS Internal Audit system, Document Management, Customer Approvals / Questionnaires. To be a Key Customer Focal and drive standardised customer related RCCA. To manage Quality Records system through external service providers and Scrap Administration process. To maintain a software library for release from design point of us and manage the equipment calibration system site.    


As a Quality Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Understanding of Aerospace, Quality System and Regulatory Standards.
  • Knowledge of MRP and IT software solutions / implementation.
  • Experience of Customer Interface.
  • Understanding of RCPS techniques.
  • EASA Part 21 and 145 trained.
  • Proven program and time management skills, highly organised.
  • Understanding of quality improvement tools.
  • AS9100D Internal Auditor trained
  • Degree, HND, HNC or equivalent relevant experience


As a Quality Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Support maintenance and improvement in QMS procedures and processes.
  • Re-enforce Quality Culture through training, support and Internal Audit.
  • Drive effective Root Cause and Corrective action through the organisation.
  • Maintain customer communications - Customer Focal for assigned customers
  • Manage an effective and efficient calibration system, ensuring control of cost.
  • Tracking and communication of airworthiness changes, service bulletins etc.
  • Maintenance of certifying staff approval, continuation training and audits.
  • Introduction of software solutions for Quality processes, e.g. Audit, FAI and NCR systems.
  • Management of Records for Quality Department.
  • Creation/Approval of Defect Investigation Reports and Scrap Administration.
  • Maintenance of the Software Library
  • Customer Reviews and Scorecard Management improvements.
  • Calibration process standardisation and cost savings.
  • Audit conducted and findings addressed to planned dates.
  • DIRs, Scrap Certs, BMS documents and Software released within SLA
  • Equipment Approvals current ref. airworthiness changes, service bulletins etc
  • Quality Records accessible, retrievable and legible.


Keywords:  Quality Engineer, Aerospace, avionics, Defence, Communications, QMS, Audit Systems, Regulatory Standards, MRP, RCPS, EASA Part 21, EASA Part 145, AS1900D Internal Auditor trained, FAI, NCR systems, BMS Documents


Quality Engineer – Aerospace, Defence, Avionics and Electronic Control Systems

Salary:  Competitive plus bonus, 25 days holiday, flexi time, pension and numerous benefits

Location:   Marlow, Buckinghamshire