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Senior Lead Quality Engineer - Forward Model Quality (高级)主管工程师-前期产品质量

We are people who want to make a difference.

Everything we do starts with people. It’s what makes us different from all other car companies. If you share our belief in the power of people and our passion for human-centric innovation, you will thrive together with brilliant, like-minded colleagues who are committed to making a true difference?


What’s in it for you?
Forward Model Quality works with quality assurance for the whole Vehicle Hardware Unit. We work with quality assurance through all the phases, in advanced engineering and in early phases of different vehicle programs. The aim is to influence technical strategies and program contents in order to reach quality targets for forward models. We also perform deeper analysis and problem solving with 6-sigma methodology. We work together with System developers, Task leaders, Engineers and Managers within Vehicle Hardware by using Quality methods (e.g.FMEA) and Quality History in different applications. We have close contact with Quality Engineers from other units to secure interfaces. An important input is Current Model Quality to secure that Lessons Learned is implemented in coming products. The work contains many different tasks and contacts and one day is not like the other.

Forward Model Quality forms a central Shared Service supporting all Product Streams, ARTs and Teams within the Vehicle Hardware.


What you’ll do

  • Quality Engineers (QE) main responsibilities can be described in categories: Quality History (QH), Quality Methods, Quality Assurance Planning and Quality Status Measurement.
  • QE ensures that quality history is documented and actions are planned to be implemented in conjunction with new development.
  • QE provides quality history based on customer surveys, Volvo Car's warranty system and relevant campaigns within affected systems area. Where appropriate, exchange relevant quality history with other technology areas.
  • QE ensures that correct quality methods are chosen.
  • QE act as system-area skills support and facilitator for quality tools such as: FMEA, P-diagram, other design for six sigma tools etc.
  • QE ensures that the management of the technical area is planning appropriate quality activities/methods (Quality Plan/Failure Mode Avoidance (FMA) Plan, Quality Reviews).
  • The Quality Engineer is also responsible for adherence to Lessons Learned process, and review of the Prevent Recurrence Action (PRA) prior to closure to secure that correct controlling documents are updated as part of Lessons Learned.


Do you fit the profile?

  • Bachelor degree and above
  • 3+ years Forward Model Quality experience on Hardware (Exterior, Interior, Chassis)
  • Knowledge and experience of VPDS 
  • You enjoy working with others and have a high ability to communicate, both verbally and in writing.
  • You are analytical and structured and have Engineering Skills.
  • You have a 6 Sigma green belt (formerly Blue Belt) training and good knowledge of our products.
  • Of course you are fluent in English (written and oral).

It is meritorious if you also have:

  • Certified Black Belt
  • Good knowledge of quality tools and reliability engineering (e.g. FMEA, Robust engineering, Weibull)
  • Knowledge about the warranty system and Customer surveys.

Who are you?

  • You possess good documentation and excellent communication skills.
  • You are self-driven, with high integrity and professionalism, but also a team player who enjoys working in a team and contributing to the positive development in it. 
  • As a person you are business and performance driven with a high customer focus and an ability to plan, prioritize and to work systematically


Who are we?

Everything we do starts with people. Our purpose is to provide freedom to move, in a personal, sustainable and safe way. We are committed to simplifying our customers’ lives by offering better technology solutions that improve their impact on the world and bringing the most advanced mobility innovations to protect them, their loved ones and the people around them. 

Volvo Cars’ continued success is the result of a collaborative, diverse, and inclusive working environment. The people of Volvo Cars are committed to making a difference in our world. Today, we are one of the most well-known and respected car brands, with over 40,000 employees across the globe. We believe in bringing out the best in each other and harnessing the true power of people. At Volvo Cars your career is designed around your talents and aspirations so you can reach your full potential. Join us on a journey of a lifetime as we create safety, autonomous driving and electrification technologies of tomorrow.


Job requisition ID:  53412

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