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Supplier Quality Engineer

Linköping, Sweden
Closing date
3 June 2022
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Your role

As Supplier Quality Engineer, you will be responsible for maintaining compliance of civil aircraft regulations. You will work closely with suppliers of aircraft systems and parts and you will take part in the preventive work in the development phase of the products and systems.

You will frequently audit and assess suppliers, reviewing and preparing development documents to establish product quality according to product specification. You will also perform product and design reviews as well as being responsible for supplier corrective actions of non-confirming parts.

You will be a part of an expanding international Sourcing and Supply Chain Team ensuring our customers optimal life cycle availability on Saab special mission aircraft products.

The work will vary in both complexity and scope and will contribute to your individual development.

Business trips to our suppliers occurs.

Your Profile

You have well documented experience in working with international suppliers. You have experience in external and internal audits and have a Quality mind-set. Your ability to work both independently, in groups and across the organization's boundaries is important and highly valued.

It is highly meritorious if you have an IRCA-approved Lead Auditor training and previous experience of working with regulations linked to the aviation industry, such as EN9100, EASA Part 21G, EASA Part 145.

You communicate well in an international setting and combine Quality thinking with operational actions and business understanding.

You are well organized, with the ability to make decisions, find flexible solutions and creating engagement.

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

What you will be part of

The Aeronautics business area is an innovative supplier of world-class aircraft systems, advanced aerostructures, and a wide range of support solutions within civil and military aviation. The business area researches, develops, and produces military aviation systems. We are building for the future through research and studies into innovative flight systems and the further development of our products.

By joining Aeronautics, you will be a part of a diverse, collaborative and supportive organisation with an emphasis on professional growth and work-life balance. You will work in an innovative and vibrant workplace, while having the opportunity to develop a long-term, fulfilling career.

Special Mission and Regional Aircraft (SMRA), a newly formed part of the Aeronautics Business Area within Saab, delivers extensive aircraft platform modifications, services and integrated support solutions for cost effective support of systems and platforms during the complete life cycle. SMRA is now in an intensive phase with several Special Mission and Civil delivery projects ongoing. Our business aims to establish and support the customer capability to operate and maintain world class systems like GlobalEye, SK60, Saab 340 and 2000.

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. Observe that you can send us your application in either Swedish or English

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