Supplier Quality Engineer Structures | Supply Chain

South Burlington, VT


At Beta Technologies, we apply our intellectual curiosity, passion for aviation, and commitment to sustainability toward a shared mission of revolutionizing electric aviation. Regardless of the position one holds, each team member brings their talent and desire to positively impact the environment and lives of others in a refreshing, vibrant, and inclusive culture. 

Beta Technologies is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer who will partner with members of the Quality and Manufacturing teams to resolve issues with supplied components by collaborating with suppliers. 

How you will contribute to revolutionizing electric aviation:

  • Perform Beta source inspections preparing for FAA conformity
  • Tracking receiving inspection problems
  • Collaborating with suppliers on RCCA for identified issues
  • Leading problem resolution between Beta team members about identified issues
  • Contribute KPIs toward supplier rating system 
  • Possibly assist Supplier audits
  • Review and approval of Supplier First Article Inspection reports
  • Preliminary Review of purchased part non-conformances
  • Issuing supplier corrective action requests and reviewing responses
  • Minimum Qualifications we are seeking:

  • Four-year degree in Engineering or related field
  • Minimum of three-five years of industry experience
  • Experience working in a manufacturing company that is certified to ISO 9001 or SAE AS9100
  • Excellent written and verbal communication; attention to detail; bias for action; good analytical skills and logical thinking
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience with statistical methods
  • Experience using an online ERP system and Microsoft Office or Google word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation apps
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ) certification is a plus, as is Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification.
  • Above and Beyond Qualifications that will distinguish you:

  • Experience with Root Cause Corrective Action investigations; First Article inspections and FAA conformity inspections.
  • Collaborating with suppliers on Supplier Corrective Action Request. 
  • Experience with Aerospace structural components, both metallics and composite components
  • Physical Demands and Work Environment:
    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands or fingers, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

    Inclusivity Statement
    Each of our backgrounds influences how we evaluate our own abilities. Research reveals that BIPOC, LGBTQ+, women, those from working-class backgrounds, individuals with disabilities, and other marginalized groups may hesitate to apply for roles if they don't meet all the requirements. Many skills can be learned on the job. If you can envision contributing value to our community and meet most criteria, we encourage you to apply.

    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.