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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  Oct 5, 2021
Job ID:  1984

Quality Assurance Engineer

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). With a team of over 3,300 employees, located all around the globe, we realized sales of 770.01 million euro in 2020. 



The Quality team implements, administers and continually improves Quality Control & Quality Assurance, in order to support the ongoing development and implementation of a Quality Management System which meets our business needs.  The team consists of +/- 15  Quality Assurance Engineers and Quality inspectors, who report to Barco’s Quality Manager. 
As a Quality Assurance Engineer, you are responsible for the Quality of products & production processes of Barco’s Entertainment Operations. 


Key responsibilities  


  • Controls the performance against the quality management system, established standards, quality assurance compliance objectives, reporting KPIs, relevant data and statistics. 
  • Executes internal audits against QMS requirements 
  • Supervises that non-conforming material is retrieved and segregated. 
  • Coordinates the resolution of manufacturing, service and field specific quality issues. Ensures the execution of root cause analysis and corrective & preventive actions which ensures continuous improvement through regular time bound product, process and/or workmanship audits.  
  • Informs and asks for corrective and preventive actions from procurement/SQA  in case the reject is caused by an external supplier. 
  • Analyses product and process performance data and reports quality performance to Operations management. 
  • Authority to hold the production for major non conformity till the time necessary  
  • Delegation/communication to other Barco entities
  • You are responsible, on behalf of plant, for the verification of engineering changes 
  • Chairs material review board meetings and red alerts related to manufacturing and actively participates in Product Quality Meetings 
  • Evaluates and authorizes exceptional out of calibration procedures. 
  • Signing of CoCs for products manufactured in the manufacturing plant 
  • NPI (New Product Introduction) involvement: 
    • takes the lead in organizing pFMEA’s 
    • participates in design reviews and follows up the beta & zero series products to identify and log quality issues 
    • follows up the product and process validations in the industrialization of new products  
    • ensures the operations processes are well documented 


We are looking for a new colleague who


  • Has a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a technical domain 
  • Ideally has a first experience in a production context, but also starters are encouraged to apply 
  • Shows an analytical mindset and an entrepreneurial spirit 
  • Has excellent communication skills and builds actively a network within the organization 
  • Has strong influencing skills and is assertive when needed 
  • Speaks fluently English and Dutch