Kongsberg Automotive provides world class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of about EUR 1.0 billion and 10.000 employees in 18 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Switzerland and has 30 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, couplings and fluid assemblies, as well as driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Project Supplier Quality Engineer

Kongsberg Automotive is looking for a Project Supplier Quality Engineer to support our projects.

Main responsibilities:

  • To achieve a zero defect launch by securing the suppliers processes and ensuring that all purchased parts are PPAP approved to the appropriate level
  • To perform risk assessment for each component in their field of activity.
  • To ensure feasibility issues reported by the supplier are reviewed and resolved as early as possible in the project
  • To resolve issues within launch phase to SOP to project completion
  • To carry out system and process audits (VDA 6.3) at the suppliers' with reference to ISO 9000 and additional requirements specific to the customer and the company

The candidate will primarily be concerned with SQ projects in Norway, but may be involved in other projects throughout Europe as workload demands. Frequent travel is therefor required.

 Main Qualifications:

  • Msc. Engineer/ Engineer
  • Experience from the automotive industry is highly preferred
  • At least five year’s experience in manufacturing industry and quality. Preferably in production/ process engineering or quality engineering
  • Preferably ISO/TS and VDA 6.3  1st and 2nd party auditor qualification
  • Relevant quality tools and techniques (QAP, APQP, PPAP, root cause analysis, 8D, etc...)
  • Training in measuring engineering, print and tolerance interpretation
  • Computer skills including MS Office, PLM, SAP
  • Have a good command of written and spoken English. Norwegian is a plus.

Please visit www.kongsbergautomotive.com for more information about the company.

If you have any questions about the position please contact HR Manager Mads Olav Melgaard on mads.melgaard@ka-group.com


Region: Buskerud
Application deadline: 06/06/2018
Expected Start Date: ASAP
Location: Kongsberg