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Senior Supplier Quality Manager (m/f/d)



Quality Assurance
Bruchsal, Germany
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Company Description

Here at Volocopter, we are the pioneers of electric air taxis (electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft - eVTOLs). We have pledged to bring sustainable urban air mobility to life by getting electric air taxis off the ground in a way that complements existing transportation options in megacities across the globe. In 2011 we carried out the first-ever crewed flight of a fully electric multicopter and have since conducted more than 2,000 public and private test flights across the world (

Job Description

Your crew during this flight:

Volocopter has established a Strategic Quality Management Team with the purpose of managing compliance with the different organizational requirements from within one central location.

Your mission during this flight:

As Supplier Quality Manager, you are directly interfacing with the Supply-Chain of Volocopter and ensuring fulfillment of the General Quality Requirements in the Global Supply-Chain.

  • You will be key to monitoring and developing suppliers and coordinating the Quality Performance of suppliers.
  • You will adapt to internal and external changes that could affect the ongoing approval of suppliers.
  • You will take a liaison role between Volocopter and its Supply-Chain.


Check in your professional skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as Quality Manager in positions of comparable complexity within the aviation domain.
  • Thorough knowledge of the EASA regulatory environment and EASA practices.
  • Evidence of recent training in relevant Quality Management Standards, such as AS/EN/JISQ 9100, EASA Part-21, Part-ORO, Part-M, Part-145, or equivalent; sound knowledge of the difference between the different implementations.
  • Qualification and current experience as first, second- or third-party auditor for management systems.

Additional Information

Our Volocopter flight includes:

  • Fast-growing high-tech company with a superb network of investors and partners
  • Chance to shape the future of aviation
  • Help us to create groundbreaking new projects - from scratch!
  • Personal accountability, as well as growth and learning opportunities, based on your personal strengths
  • An inspiring workplace with modern workspaces, flexible hours, quick decision-making, a flat hierarchy, positive leadership, great team spirit
  • Attractive compensation package

Diversity at Volocopter:

Our differences are what make us great. Here at Volocopter, we value equal opportunities and trust. As air mobility industry innovators, we believe that changing the world starts on team level. We are committed to fostering an environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and empowered to reach their full potential.