Esterline Quality Assurance Engineer - NPI in Kortrijk, Belgium

Job Description


You join the team of quality engineers, focusing on the Defense and Avionics business. Your main responsibilities are:

  • Responsible for process adherence in NPI projects (New Product Introduction), perform the required document reviews/approvals, and participate in project meetings and stage gate reviews.

  • Provide inputs for R&D; during New Product Introduction phase in order to implement lessons learned ;

  • Executing in-depth root-cause analysis for identifying deviation in product, system, production and business processes.

  • Management and analysis of quality data ;

  • Define and implement Design/Operational Quality control/verification to monitor compliance with Quality Management System or regulatory standards.

  • Act as the QA representative towards international customers.

  • Lead and support customer, regulatory and certification audits.

  • Maintain the Production(P21G) and Maintenance(P145) Organization Approvals

  • Ensure the continuity of our ISO9001 and EN/AS9100 certification or DO178 or DO254.

  • Perform internal audits.

  • Develop, manage and/or maintain Quality Management Systems meeting the needs of the Business and complies with required standards and regulations.

  • Control performance against the quality management system, established standards, quality assurance objectives, reporting KPI's... ;

  • Develop and execute Quality/QMS Training.

  • Continuous improvement through regular product, process and/or workmanship audits, support in 6Sigma/Lean projects, assisting in Kaizen workshops, ... ;

  • You will perform these activities to support EAD (Esterline Advanced Displays) and SVS (Simulation Visual Systems).


  • Professional Bachelor or Master degree in electronics or equivalent by experience ;

  • Knowledge of quality management systems (ISO 9001 / EN/AS9100) is an asset;

  • Analytical skills ;

  • Customer Focus

  • Meeting facilitator ;

  • Auditing skills ;

  • Communication skills

  • Passion for Achievement ;

  • Willing to travel occasionally.

  • Knowledge on Aviation Regulation (Part 21 and Part-145) are an advantage.

  • Languages : Proficient in English, Dutch and French knowledge are an asset.

Offer: **

  • Colleagues who share determination and high standards of work that move the world forward.

  • Career opportunities in an international environment.

  • Challenging projects in high tech markets.

  • A competitive salary package and a great company culture with many training opportunities

  • Easily accessible by traffic-free routes.

Interested?** Apply through our recruitment site on

Job Title: Quality Assurance Engineer - NPI

Req ID: 10254BR

Location: Esterline Belgium

City: Kortrijk

State/Province/County: West Flanders

Country: Belgium

Full/Part-Time: Full-Time

Position Type: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor