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Kortrijk, BE

Date:  Mar 1, 2023
Job ID:  1984

Quality Assurance Engineer

As an international company with European roots (HQ in Kortrijk, Belgium), Barco has a culture of collaboration across borders and nationalities.
Because we believe diversity leads to more great ideas and drives innovation.
Thanks to our over 3,000 visioneers, we develop unique visualization & collaboration technology that helps professionals accelerate innovation in the healthcare, enterprise and entertainment markets.


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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