Quality Auditor



Quality Assurance
El Segundo, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, March 8, 2024

Our mission at Skyryse is nothing less than a new era in flight, where fatalities are nearly zero, piloting any aircraft is simple and safe, and the sky is accessible to all. SkyOS, our industry-first universal operating system for flight, provides any airplane or helicopter with a fly-by-wire flight management solution that significantly reduces the complexity of flying. Skyryse One, our first production aircraft powered by SkyOS, was unveiled in 2024 and features the simplest, safest, and most intuitive flight controls in general aviation.


Skyryse is seeking an aerospace Quality Auditor to support the development of various supplier locations. Auditors will audit suppliers to industry standard QMS (AS9100) and special specifications. This auditor will schedule and complete the quality checks in accordance with defined work & and drive corrective action for all findings.


  • Develop, update, and continuously build upon compliant quality procedures.
  • Oversee surveillance activities and onsite audits (as applicable to 3rd Party accreditation, customer, and government requirements).
  • Perform First Article Inspections (FAI) and generate FAI reports.
  • Interface with suppliers and internal build processes, build and maintain a positive and stable working relationship, and manage related MRB activities.
  • Communicate with Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality, and other departments to resolve issues.
  • Record accurate descriptions of nonconforming conditions identified during inspection.
  • Report audit results, Corrective Action Request (CAR) trends and improvement opportunities.


  • Advanced Degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain Management, or STEM related field.
  • 6+ years of experience in Quality Systems Administration; experienced in Quality system auditing and customer audits.
  • Familiarity with AS9100, NADCAP, and ISO 9001.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have strong computer skills including word processing, spreadsheets, and database management.


  • 8+ years of experience in Quality Systems Administration; experienced in Quality system auditing and customer audits.
  • Proven ability to collaborate with stakeholders to evaluate best practices for quality solutions.
  • Certifications from the American Society for Quality (ASQ) or other governing body in quality management and aerospace industry standards, such as AS9100 Lead Auditor, Six Sigma Green/Black Belt.


  • The opportunity to change the world through improving aviation safety and accessibility .
  • Valuable stock option plan.
  • Heavily subsidized medical, dental and vision plans.
  • Full-time employees are eligible for 20 days of paid time off (PTO) and 5 sick days annually. PTO and sick days must be used in accordance with Company policy.
  • A company with an ambitious vision, a dynamic work environment, and a team of smart, motivated, and fun to work-with colleagues!

The base salary range is $90,000 - $120,000 USD a year. Your base salary will be determined on experience and the pay of employees in similar positions.


Skyryse is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.