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Quality Specialist for Northvolt

Ansök senast 16 oktober

About the company

Northvolt works with environmental friendly manufacturing of batteries. For them, sustainability provides a bedrock to their mission of building a green lithium ion battery to enable the European transition to a clean, carbon-neutral energy future. They intend to set a new benchmark for sustainable manufacturing, not only of batteries but for manufacturing at large.

We're now looking for a Quality Specialist to join them on their mission - this is a consulting assignment via Lernia Bemanning which means you will be hired by Lernia Bemanning AB and work as a consultant at our clients offices.

NOTE! We will only accept your application if you have a valid work-permit and send in your résumé in English!

About the role

Northvolt is seeking a self-motivated and energetic senior Quality Engineer interested in Product Development process to ensure the highest quality of future products for the future of energy.

This role is focused on ensuring the best product is produced to meet quality, reliability, and design intents. To succeed in this role, you must have strong technical ability, problem solving skills, and communication skills to help troubleshoot, diagnosis, and solve issues during the development phases and through the start of production. You're an individual who is independent, highly motivated, super organized, hyper-flexible and enjoys working in a collaborative team environment to achieve world-class product quality.

Key responsibilities 

  • Develop, modify, apply and maintain quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for components, sub-assemblies and finished products.
  • Lead the deployment of Quality Engineering tools for the effective and efficient development, transfer, and maintenance of products/processes throughout the product life cycle
  • Ensure that the quality of the products meet customer expectations, implementing QFD (Quality Function Deployment) as a methodology for taking the Voice of the Customer and using that information to drive aspects of product development
  • Support risk assessments in product development process; such as Design and Process FMEA
  • Collaborate with engineering and industrialization functions to ensure quality standards are in place.
  • Support the team with the definition of Critical to Quality Characteristics (CTQ)
  • Give inputs to define a test plan based on risk analysis output and implement Design Verification Plan & Report (DVP&R)
  • Investigate any quality issues to identify root cause and raise appropriate corrective action paperwork and ensure issues are addressed and resolved
  • Ensure compliance and assist with adherence to the Quality Management system (TS16949/ISO9001)
  • Support regular inspection meetings with representatives from appropriate departments to establish an action plan for improving build quality
  • Attend and report at regular improvement meetings, providing secure preventative actions to external and internal quality related concerns
  • Support and participate in process improvement activities
  • Write reports and provide information to management
  • Develop and propose new methods for analyzing systems and components
  • Work across many parts of the organization, collaborating with technical team, process engineering, Supply Chain, IT & automation


We're looking for applicants with a MSc degree in engineering/manufacturing and relevant work-experience. 

To be a sucessful candidate you'll need:

- Experience of quality assurance work in relevant industry such as battery systems or other manufacturing industries

- Specific knowledge of advanced Product Quality Planning

- Knowledge in Lean and six sigma; green or black belt is a plus

- Familiarity and experience with the PPAP and product development process.

- Experience working with Control Plans, FMEA, Gage R&R / MSA Studies,

- Great Quality problem-solving skills.

- Excellent English, both written and oral. Swedish is a plus.

We're looking for a candidate that's goal oriented, curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on Northvolts success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Northvolts organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The Quality Engineer is a vital member of the Northvolt Systems team and key to Northvolt's mission to enable the future of energy.

To be a successfull candidate you'll need to be a highly organized and resultsdriven person. You seek knowledge and information in order to learn new information. We believe you have a great eye for detail and exceptionally good problem-solving skills. 

About the employment

  • Location: Stockholm, Liljeholmen.
  • Employment: Full-time
  • Start day: As soon as possible
  • Form: 6 months fixed-term employment with possibility to extention.

About the application process

You apply by clicking on apply at the bottom of this job ad. We want you to attach your CV and personal letter with your application where you describe your relevant experience for the role. Unfortunately, we do not go through applications sent by letter or e-mail in the recruitment process. 

We're continuously working with our selection and interviews. The position may be filled before the application period ends.

For questions about this role - email us on: 
For application problems and technical questions - contact: 

In order to be a qualified candidate, you need to have swedish residency and have a valid work permit. We only accept your resumé in English!


Jenna Almosawi, Rekryterare

Referensnummer: 173825

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0771-650 650

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