Quality Assurance Specialist


About this job

  • Market: Industry
  • Industry: Automotive
  • Area of Expertise: Embedded Software
  • Location: Netherlands

What is required?

  • hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Closing date: Monday, 30 January 2023

About this role: Quality Assurance Specialist

Did you gain sufficient experience within the automotive domain? And did you implement the ASPICE process during this experience? Then the role below could be a fit for you!

ASPICE process definition, deployment, implementation, training and providing independent and objective assurance that work products and processes are complying with predefined provisions and plans and that non-conformances are resolved and further prevented for our products.

As Quality Assurance Specialist, you will work on the quality on the embedded software and system parts of our products for future car models of our customers. The software and system parts are defined and developed by our in house ECU team that is part of our Global Development department or by our suppliers. Input requirements for the systems are made by our regional Electrical Engineering teams. Our products need to fulfil both the company and customer requirements and comply with the demanding automotive quality standards and processes. Together with colleagues, you will be part of an international team that is working on the complete product lifecycle. You will part of the Global Development department located in Venray (Global HQ).
Your Main Tasks and Responsibilities Are:

  • Further driving ASPICE process definition, deployment and implementation;
  • Organizing regularly ASPICE training, coaching and supporting material for current and new employees;
  • Providing independent and objective assurance that work products and processes are complying with predefined provisions and plans;
  • Resolving and future preventing of non-conformances;
  • Determining process quality of a supplier (ASPICE capability determination) as a risk assessment during supplier selection.


What Do We Expect From You:

  • You have a (software / electronics) degree on an MSc or BSc level;
  • 5+ years’ experience in introducing Automotive SPICE in an organization;
  • Certification as certified provisional assessor;
  • 2+ participations in official Automotive SPICE assessments;
  • 10+ years’ industry experience;
  • 5+ years in automotive industry;
  • Preferable, experience within an automotive Tier-1 in Europe;
  • Strong attitude and/or for/in quality management ;
  • A plus would be experience in some other quality related standards, e.g. ISO9001, ISO26262;
  • Strong communication skills in English and preferably Dutch and German;
  • Willing to occasionally travel to other Inalfa locations, suppliers or customers.


Working as a Quality Assurance Specialist means that you are employed by Brunel. In addition to good primary employment conditions, the secondary employment conditions can also be called good. A pension scheme according to the defined contribution system, group discount with health insurance, a bonus opportunity and 26 vacation days are just a few examples. Brunel Engineering has been starting and experienced engineers in technology for over 30 years. Our clients range from multinationals to smaller companies. Together we will find the job that meets your needs.

Join the Brunel Community

Join the Brunel Community

The client that you will work at is market leader in the design, engineering and production of automotive roof solutions. Besides this client, Brunel collaborates in Eindhoven region with different leading companies within the automotive industry. Together with you, we will assess what company fits your wishes best.

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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Romy Dacier is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Romy Dacier
Brunel Netherlands Eindhoven
+31 40 257 8012