Supplier Quality Engineer
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Supplier Quality Engineer
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for a dedicated Supplier Quality Engineer with solid experience in the quality field to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our growing Supply Chain team based in Skellefteå. By joining us, you will be a key player in securing quality from material suppliers and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the job
You will be in charge of the supplier quality related activities in the Ett factory and need to have experience in quality management, especially in non-conformity management and root cause analysis. You will play an important role to lead and co-ordinate quality activities with the suppliers and have a deep understanding of working and cooperating cross-functionally in a multicultural environment with Northvolt supply chain, process engineering, R&D as well as production.

About the team
You will be part of the cross functional Supply Chain team in Skellefteå that will handle execution across the supply chain discipline for Northvolt ETT. The team is constantly growing with the common target to develop and foster a world class supply chain for green batteries. We all share a strong commitment to a green and electrified future.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Coordinate the daily supplier quality activities at Northvolt production site to maintain and develop a world class supplier base.
  • Set up quality monitoring procedures, evaluate supplier quality performance and establish improvement plans when needed.
  • Maintain a supplier database and scorecards, including performance evaluations .
  • Manage the non-conformance process, develop, and validate corrective actions with suppliers.
  • Communicate with supplier regularly to address any concerns and foster an environment that facilitates continual improvement in working relationships.

The Supplier Quality Engineer is vital to Northvolt's customer satisfaction and key to Northvolt's mission. The person we are looking for is flexible, curios 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 organization values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. Qualities that we cherish are sense of quality, friendliness, grit and a sense of humor.

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognize that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team. Northvolt is growing at the speed of light and we are a strong believer in internal career development. For us it’s important to look at your skills and potential, please refrain form including your picture and age with your application to help us with this.

Apply with CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is ASAP

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!