Continental Corporation Qualitymanager (m/f) in development projects in Regensburg, Germany

About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 215,000 employees in 55 countries. The Interior division bundles all activities that are dealing with information management in and beyond vehicles, i.e. the presentation, exchange, and administration of information. Our vision "Always On" understands the networked vehicle of the future as a partner that supports the vehicle occupants with user-friendly, comfortable and intelligent solutions. These come from the fields of connectivity, human-machine interface, and systems integration.

Auto req ID 48585BR

Job Title Qualitymanager (m/f) in development projects

Country Germany

Posting Location Regensburg

Job Description

  • Main contact within the project team and towards the customer and plants worldwide regarding all quality aspects

  • Participate on project team meetings and perform project milestones reviews

  • Close relationship and contact to sales department, project management, logistics, purchasing, supplier quality, plants, labs and development worldwide

  • Supporting the management with quality related key figures

  • Escalation and reporting of quality issues

  • Leading of task forces and problem solving teams

  • Evaluation of 8D reports, analysis results and tracking of effectiveness of countermeasures

  • Acting with customer B2B portals

  • Statistical evaluation of claims (0-km ppm, NCC, field returns)

  • Represent BU and quality interests at customers and plants worldwide

  • Perform risk assessments to prepare the basis for a management decision

  • Clearing of activities for change implementation together with customer quality

  • Creation and implementation of quality concepts for the projects and products

  • Define and implement active measures to improve quality situation

  • Definition and follow up of quality targets, safe launch plan and quality concept

  • Negotiate quality requirements (e.g.: validation plan, quality targets, engineering tests etc.) with the customer

  • Drive application of quality tools and structured problem solving methods (8D, Ishikawa, 5Why, is-isnot analysis, DoE, etc.)

  • Preperation, execution and wrap-up of customer-, internal or external VDA/ISO 16949 audits

Job Requirements

  • Academic degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or similar

  • Relevant experience in automotive electronics

  • Good knowledge of statistics and tools (e.g. MiniTab)

  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office and data preparation

  • Knowledge of project management

  • Advanced or good knowledge in Quality Management of Automotive suppliers

  • Skills in problem solving methods, e.g. SixSigma education

  • Fluent German and English language skills (spoken and written)

  • Good till very good knowledge of VDA6.3 / QS9000 and ISO/TS16949

  • Flexible and problemsolving orientated mindset, as well as a Costumers, quality and result driven personality

  • International sensitivity and competence

  • Assertiveness, communication skills and teamspirit

  • Self reliant working with high motivation, flexibility and ability to work under pressure

Contact Name Janine Kramer

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