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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  Jun 13, 2022
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). Our solutions make a visible impact, allowing people to enjoy compelling entertainment experiences; to foster knowledge sharing and smart decision-making in organizations and to help hospitals provide their patients with the best possible healthcare. Headquartered in Kortrijk (Belgium), Barco realized sales of 804 million euro in 2021 and has a global team of 3,000+ employees, whose passion for technology is captured in +500 granted patents.


Within Barco, 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 our Entertainment or Healthcare products & production processes.


Your responsibilities:


  • You control the performance against the quality management system, established standards, quality assurance compliance objectives, reporting KPIs, relevant data and statistics.
  • You execute internal audits against our QMS requirements (ISO13485 for our healthcare products)
  • You supervise that non-conforming material is retrieved and segregated.
  • You coordinate the resolution of manufacturing, service and field specific quality issues.
  • You ensure the execution of root cause analysis and corrective & preventive actions which ensures continuous improvements through regular time bound product, process and/or workmanship audits.
  • You inform procurement/SQA in case the reject is caused by an external supplier.
  • You analyse product and process performance data and reports quality performance to operations management.
  • You have the authority to hold the production for major non conformities
  • You are responsible for the verification of engineering changes
  • You chair material review board meetings and red alerts related to manufacturing and you actively participates in Product Quality Meetings
  • You evaluate and authorize exceptional out of calibration procedures.
  • You sign CoCs for products manufactured in our plant
  • NPI (New Product Introduction) involvement:
  • You take the lead in organizing pFMEA’s 
  • You participate in design reviews and follows up the beta & zero series products to identify and log quality issues 
  • You follow up on the product and process validations in the industrialization of new products  
  • You ensure the operations processes are well documented 

Your Profile:


  • You hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a technical domain
  • You have ideally a first experience in a production context, or you are a motivated starter
  • You have an analytical mindset and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • You have excellent communication skills and builds actively a network within the organization
  • You have a strong influencing skills and are assertive when needed
  • For our Healthcare products you have preferably knowledge of ISO13485 


Our offer:


  • A permanent contract
  • A competitive salary package with fringe benefits such as a health and group insurance, meal vouchers, bonus system, …
  • An interesting, challenging job with lots of autonomy.
  • The opportunity to work for an international market leader where innovation does matter.
  • Internal training in our Barco University
  • A modern and state of the art working environment

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