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Senior SQM Engineer

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?


Role and Responsibility:

  • Lead the Supplier APQP development role from category perspective include the sub-components and sub-suppliers if applicable
  • Lead the supplier cross function team to follow the problem resolving procedure in automotive industry way and report out the internal stakeholders
  • Work together with the category team to develop the supplier sourcing strategy and perform the supplier manufacturing process audit, including SEMAT
  • Drive continuous improvements and resolution of systematic site concerns. Provide site Lessons Learned to program and suppliers.
  • Lead supplier audit and development, follow up the closure of actions
  •  Secure that VCC global supplier base fulfils quality and capacity requirements.
  •  Follow up the engineering change related to supplier process



  • Bachelor or above in Electronics/Electrical Engineering (or related) with minimum 3 - 5 years' supplier management experience;
  • Familiar with electronic components manufacturing and assembly;
  • Experience with battery thermal management is preferable;
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills to interact with external and internal stakeholders;
  • Familiar with automotive procedures such as APQP/PPAP/IATF16949. Able to lead/facilitate process improvements and suppliers' development;
  • Able to work independently and travel frequently in domestic and international environment;
  • Ability to solve problems in a structured manner;
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills


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:  52489

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