Quality Engineer

Job Description

At Vertical Aerospace we’re working to design the future of air travel. We are embarking on an exciting new chapter in the development of Electric Aircraft and are now looking for an early career Quality Engineer who has experience of delivering complex technical projects to demanding deadlines, liaising with the various agencies and authorities and wants to take their career to the next step.


Your duties will be wide ranging and varied and will include:

  • Work to ISO 9001:2015, EASA Part 21
  • Maintain & Update QMS/DAS
  • Utilise quality tools including control plans, FAIRs, process flows, cost of quality, internal & external audits
  • Involvement in NPI
  • KPI measures & reports
  • Development and maintenance of Supply Chain interfaces & performance
  • Incoming and in-process inspection activities
  • Conduct root cause analysis utilising tools such as 5 whys, 8D (etc.)
  • Control of NCP and Quarantine Store
  • Conduct targeted improvement activities

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Experience

  • 3 years in Quality Assurance / Control
  • 3-5 years experience of manufacturing processes
  • Confident communication skills
  • Internal Auditing

Preferred Skills, Qualifications and Experience

  • 3-5 years experience in aerospace design and manufacturing environment
  • Previous regulatory experience in approved organisation
  • Degree / HNC / HND in Engineering
  • Previous authority related to 'Release to Service'
  • Product Conformity Audit
  • H & S - including COSHH
  • Experience in training and development of others

To apply for this role, submit your CV and a covering letter to us.