Manufacturing Quality Engineer
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Manufacturing Quality Engineer
Work model On location
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About the job

We are looking for a Quality Engineer in Manufacturing Quality at Northvolt in Skellefteå who will ensure the quality of our new products and processes.

You will work very closely with Manufacturing and Engineering to follow up and improve processes to ensure a flawless transition into manufacturing and supplying our Li-Ion cells.

You will be responsible for specific processes, their performance, and results, providing technical expertise and guidance to the team you are working with to reach targets assigned. Please note that as Northvolt's production runs 24/7, the role will require shift work.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Leads quality assurance activities in production ensuring that production/product quality specifications are met.
  • Leads and trains quality team members and operations on quality standards and procedures.
  • Performs onboarding and attendance timesheet validation related to led team members.
  • Leads problem-solving and root cause analysis activities in relation to deviations and quality issues, e.g 8D and non-conformity investigations.
  • Contributes to FMEA reviews.
  • Leads launch activities to ensure the deliverables of different projects.
  • Collaborates cross-functionally on shopfloor to improve manufacturing processes and implements solutions.
  • Monitors NCM processes and ensure closing of actions in defined time.
  • Updates and monitoring the Quality Control plans for each process operation.
  • Defines and improves Work instructions and procedures for Quality related activities.
  • Monitors quality procedures, quality KPI's, evaluate performance and make improvement proposals, i.e. Process capability: SPC and Cpk.
  • Defines and monitors MSA activities.
  • Develops, implements and audits standard instructions.
  • Implements and audits standard procedures.
  • Plans and performs product / process audits and lead action plan to comply with customer's requirements and IATF 16949 and VDA.
  • Contributes/leads scrap reduction action plan and improvements implementation.

Apply with CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary + shift allowance.

Why you should work with us!

The world is turning its back on fossil fuels. With the change comes new opportunities and new demands for industry. Together, let’s build a cleaner world.

Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to over 3,000 people from over 100 different nationalities. 

Northvolt has to date secured more than $55 billion worth of contracts from key customers, including BMW, Fluence, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo Cars and Polestar, to support its plans, which include establishing recycling capabilities to enable 50 percent of all its raw material requirements to be sourced from recycled batteries by 2030.

Application due date ASAP
About the employer
Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Northvolt is now a European leader within battery production, engaged in partnerships with some of Europe’s premium automotive manufacturers and industry players. At Northvolt we challenge ourselves and others everyday to move rapidly towards a more sustainable future. We use passion, boldness, and excellence to invent, build and recycle the greenest batteries in the world. Together we learn, fail and grow in a caring team, knowing our multiple perspectives and skills are crucial to our success. Welcome to Northvolt!