Northvolt has an exciting job offer for an experienced QC manager to come and lead our passionate QC team in Västerås. The QC Lab has been operating for some months and there are great opportunities for a great leader to transform and improve the way we operate Quality Control.
Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society and the QC team are pivotal in ensuring the quality and safety of our Li-ion cells.
The QC Manager will be in charge of planning and executing all Quality Controls in Västerås and for recruiting and building a high performing team. As leader of the unit you will have the opportunity to build a competent team and to leverage learning and experience from the first years of project and operations. You will be in charge of validating and operating the QC lab and for the long term roadmap of analytical capabilities in Västerås reporting to the Head of Quality.
The unit will primarily support the production and R&D teams and is a vital part of ensuring delivery of high quality products for our customers. In general you have a long experience from leading teams in laboratory settings and have been driving large, innovative and challenging projects with high demands on delivery on time, budget control and quality.
Specifically, you have a deep understanding of working in a cross-functional and project oriented organisation.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organisation requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The QC Manager is a vital member of the Quality organisation and the Västerås Site team and key to Northvolt's mission to enable the future of energy.
Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.
Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is asap.
Ability to build a successful Quality Control team in a very fast-growing environment
Excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a plus
Ability to work under high pressure and tight deadlines, excellent time management
Ability to work in a high profile and often high pressured international environment
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.
The future needs high-quality, green batteries. And it needs lots of them.
We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.
We want to work with experienced battery experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!