Quality Manager in Projects for Arhitecture and Networking (TM)

Employer: Continental
  • Quality Control
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 0 - 1 years of experience
  • Timisoara
  • Updated at: 15.05.2022

    ''A team is not a group of people working together. A team is a group of people who trust each other'', Simon Sinek

    Do you want to join our team as Quality Manager in Projects? These should spark your interest: working on complex products with high level technology for a wide range of customers, being part of a great team where trust, mutual collaboration, people development, knowledge sharing are our way to do our job.

    The main tasks of this role are:

    * Main contact within the project team and towards the customer and plants, as well supplier plants for contract manufacturing worldwide regarding all quality aspects;
    * Participate on project team meetings and perform project reviews;
    * Close relationship and contact to sales department, project management, logistics, purchasing, supplier quality, plants, labs, and development worldwide;
    * Supporting the management with quality related key figures;
    * Escalation and reporting of quality issues;
    * Leading of task forces and problem-solving teams;
    * Evaluation of 8D reports, analysis results and tracking of effectiveness of countermeasures;
    * Acting with customer B2B portals, e.g., PPAP Upload;
    * Statistical evaluation of claims (0-km ppm, NCC, field returns);
    * Represent BU and quality interests at customers and plants worldwide;
    * Perform risk assessments to prepare the basis for a management decision;
    * Clarification of activities for change implementation together with customer quality;
    * Creation and implementation of quality concepts for the projects and products;
    * Define and implement active measures to improve quality situation;
    * Definition and follow up of quality targets, safe launch plan and quality concept;
    * Negotiate quality requirements (e.g.: validation plan, quality targets, engineering tests etc.) with the customer;
    * Drive application of quality tools and structured problem-solving methods (8D, Ishikawa, 5Why, IS-IS_Not analysis, DoE, etc.);
    * Preparation, execution, and wrap-up, or supporting of customer-, internal or external VDA/IATF16949 audits.

    Job Requirements :

    * Academic degree in Electrical Engineering, Information Techn., Mechanical Engineering or similar;
    * Several years of experience in automotive electronics;
    * Good knowledge in electronics and software to follow and participate technical discussions;
    * Good knowledge of statistics and tools (e.g. MiniTab);
    * Good knowledge of MS Office and data preparation;
    * Good knowledge of project management;
    * Advanced or good knowledge in Quality Management of Automotive suppliers;
    * Skills in problem solving methods, e.g. SixSigma education or 8D;
    * Fluent English language skills;
    * Good till very good knowledge of VDA6.3 / QS9000 and IATF16949;
    * Flexible and problem-solving orientated mindset;
    * International sensitivity and competence;
    * Costumers, quality and result driven attitude;
    * Assertiveness, sense of responsibility, networking, and communication skills and team spirit;
    * Self-reliant working with high motivation, flexibility, and ability to work under pressure.

    What we offer:

    Pay for Performance:

    * Achievement Bonuses and Rewards;
    * Relocation Bonus for non-Timisoara Residents;
    * Recommendation Bonuses for new team members;
    * Flexibility Program including flexible hours, mobile work and sabbaticals.


    * Health & Wellness (Private Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Sport activities etc.);
    * Different discounts (glasses, tires, medical, shopping);
    * In-house restaurant & coffee corners.

    Life-Long Learning:

    * Technical, Soft Skills & Leadership trainings;
    * Dedicated Programs and Conferences;
    * Free Language Courses (English, German, French etc);
    * Access to e-learning platforms;
    * Career development opportunities (local and international);
    * Internal development communities (Experts, Agile Community of Practice, Artificial Intelligence etc).

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