Supplier Quality Manager
Murata Electronics Oy
Are you looking for a meaningful job that provides an opportunity to grow professionally and participate in the advancement of society? Maybe this could be the next step on your career path!
We are looking for a Supplier Quality Manager to work as a part of our Operations team. The team is responsible for the quality performance of our direct material suppliers and sub-contractors, working with product development projects and quality assurance during high-volume production. The position is located in Vantaa, Finland, and includes a significant amount of travel within Europe and Asia.
As a Supplier Quality Manager, you take initiative to improve performance and are able to cooperate in a multi-functional team towards a common goal. You understand standard requirements and can work systematically according to defined processes. You are ready to take on new challenges and continuously develop your professional skills. We appreciate your independent and accurate working style and admirable teamwork skills.
You are responsible for managing and improving the quality performance of key material suppliers. You perform audits on the suppliers’ site according to the VDA6.3 standard, approve new materials through the PPAP process, manage supplier changes and manage supplier non-conformities. You will be part of a team of Supplier Quality Managers who share in the development and improvement of our ways of working.
At Murata, we cultivate a strong culture of cross-functional teamwork, so you will have the chance to collaborate with and learn from members of other teams in our organization. We will introduce you to our systems, processes and quality requirements to get you to a successful start in your new role! We are willing to modify the role description and take your strengths and expectations into consideration. Furthermore, we will support a progress of your career and professional skills. This is a permanent position and you can start in the position flexible.
These qualities and skills will support your success in the position:
- Suitable technical education (e.g. B.Sc., M.Sc.), process technology or material technology preferred
- Several years of relevant work experience, minimum of two years in quality
- Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English
- Excellent problem solving and cooperation skills
We appreciate your prior experience from Semiconductor or Electronics Industries, and you might also have some knowledge of Semiconductor Manufacturing Processes. In this position, you can exploit your ISO 9001 knowledge and quality auditor experience. Working knowledge of Finnish will support your daily work and other language skills such as Japanese, Chinese or German are advantage, but not necessary. In addition, we value prior automotive experience (e.g. IATF 16949 and VDA6.3 standards), proficiency in using core tools (e.g. APQP, FMEA, CP, MSA, SPC) and knowledge of quality methods (e.g. Change control, 8D, FTA, RCA).
This is an excellent opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology contributing to the advancement of society. We believe that the tiniest things can have the greatest impact. With our innovative sensor technology, cars remain in their lanes, people’s hearts keep beating and bridges do not collapse. The combination of our Finnish and Japanese capabilities will enable safe and autonomous driving – in all places.
For further information please contact Mary Iivanainen, SQM Manager, tel. + 358 50 437 2995 on Wednesdays from 1.00 p.m. to 2.00 p.m. Mary is pleased to tell you more about Murata and the position.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your application and resume, together with your salary request, via the link until 8th March 2020. Instead of a traditional application, you can easily share your LinkedIn profile with us through our recruitment system. The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.