Northvolt has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Equipment Supplier Quality Engineer to join our bold team of Supplier Quality professionals to play a key role in establishing the new factories for Northvolt production of Li-ion cells.
In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in enabling supply of the first large scale European Li-ion cells from state of the art production lines. Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society. We are continuously building a team of experienced Quality Engineers and great leaders with strong industrialisation background.
You will be in charge of early quality assurance of new and existing equipment suppliers, implementing the supplier quality toolbox for supplier quality evaluation and selection, supplier quality agreements etc for Northvolt’s production equipment, reporting to the Supplier Quality Director. You will also be responsible for quality assessment and audits of suppliers, APQP, continuous quality review and quality documentation to ensure a flawless transition into manufacturing and supply of our products.
The Supplier Quality Engineer will be an expert in supplier quality management, specifically in CapEx projects in Automotive industry, which includes deep knowledge in APQP, Design review, FAT/SAT, quality management systems, quality process design, process robustness and monitoring of supplier quality performance etc. You will play an important role to lead and co-ordinate quality activities with equipment suppliers, collaborating with Northvolt Purchasing, Process Engineering, Production and Maintenance teams.
In general, you have a long experience in supplier quality management and have been driving Quality in large, innovative and challenging CapEx projects internally and with external partners. Specifically, you have a deep understanding of working and cooperating cross-functionally in a multicultural environment with Purchasing R&D, Production, Process engineering, IT and Automation.
The candidate should be analytical and logical with an ability to identify opportunities and improvements to drive increased quality through data driven approaches. The candidate should have strong technical abilities in order to succeed in this role.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The person we are looking for is a team player, with a strong drive to get things done who is curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden. Our organisation requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The Equipment Supplier Quality Engineer is vital to Northvolt customer satisfaction, the success of Northvolt 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.
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!