Lead of Quality Wingcopter Inc. (m/f/d)

  • Kentucky
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!

We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.

Currently, we are looking for a Lead of Quality Wingcopter Inc. (m/f/d) to join our Team.

What You’ll Do:

  • Responsibility for development, application and maintaining quality standards and protocol for finished Wingcopter products
  • Development and implementation of methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products
  • Execution and guarantee of the incoming, in-process and final assembly inspections   
  • Ensure that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards, and that documentation is compliant with FAA 14CFR Part 21-G requirements
  • Conduct internal and external Quality audits and technical visits as needed that products and processes are conformed to approved design and in a condition for safe operation to release them to the customer
  • Establishes and maintains quality agreements with suppliers, contractors and German headquarter
  • Work to continuously improve in all areas
  • Performs all company business in accordance with all regulations and company policy and procedures of Wingcopter GER

What You’ll Need:

  • MS or BS in relevant discipline, 5+ years and strong background in Quality Control and Quality Assurance for aircraft industry with strong knowledge of FAA  14CFR Part 21-G regulations
  • 5+ years of experience with quality control methods, statistics and techniques
  • In-depth knowledge of FAA 14 CFR Part 21-G  requirements to authorize the release of products under the scope of Wingcopter Production Certificate
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and experience with root cause investigations, e.g. Knowledge of main Product Risk Assessment methodologies
  • Leadership experience and high degree of self-organization
  • Ability to work safely in a fast-paced industrial environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively with others
  • Self-motivated and proactive tendencies that require minimal supervision, work comfortable in a cross-functional setting and in a constantly evolving environment, and demonstrate the ability to stay calm in stressful and uncertain times, inspiring the same in the team
  • Experience in model flight (multi-rotor and fixed wing) is a plus
  • Willingness to travel for short and extended trips to GER as needed

What you bring as the perfect candidate: 

  • You are a team player.
  • You have a can-do mentality.
  • You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.

What We’ll Offer:

  • A highly motivated team
  • The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
  • The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
  • The active promotion of your personal and professional development
  • The chance to have a positive impact through your work
  • An extraordinary working environment

  Company Laptop

  Flexible Working Hours

  Employee Events