Join a world leader in advanced energy storage solutions and take the chance to contribute to the success of Clarios by constantly evolving along with our customers! At Clarios, we’re powering today, into tomorrow.
What you will do The Director Technical Quality Improvements (m / f / d) will act as center of excellence for improvements in quality, process, and product for advanced batteries.
In this position, the successful candidate will be responsible to provide global leadership for series quality and launches of AGM & EFB batteries, and to foster technical quality improvements across regions.
The role will be based in our Clarios EMEA headquarters office in Hannover, Germany. Main Responsibilities : Supervise critical situations impacting quality of product and service affecting our customers, in particular bridge global customer issues.
Responsible to oversee quality and testing of global launch programs Capture and facilitate the sharing of best practices and lessons learned across regions Member of global PPSC process and steering team, act as technical advisor.
Ensure alignment with regional goals and requirements; support regions during AGM & EFB safe builds and series production Facilitate advanced battery stabilization initiatives in partnership with regional and global operations, ME and PE functions.
Provide guidance and training for personnel on technologies and QA controls needed Bringing forward programs designed to improve quality and Q control as related to AGM & EFB including global rollout What we look for Required University degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, or other equivalent discipline Advanced work experience in Quality Management, battery development-, and manufacturing, preferably in an automotive manufacturing company Knowledge of ISO / TS Quality standards, APQP, Statistic Process Control, Program Launch Processes Ability to work effectively across different cultures and regions Very good presentation skills and ability to influence others on different levels Willingness to travel globally (approx.
20-25%) Very good communication skills Ability to read, write and communicate fluently in English; Additional language skills in German are desirable What we offer you As a technology leader with strong brand (i.
e. VARTA® and OPTIMA®), Clarios notably lives on the creativity, capability and satisfaction of its employees. Therefore, we offer people with drive and power many good reasons to join us : Working in an international environment Strong commitment to integrity, values, social engagement, and sustainability Company pension scheme Flexible and trust-based working hours Company kindergarten Home office policy Leisure activities, e.
g. gym, photography club or dragon boating Internal Learning Academy Support in relocating and finding a flat (depending on individual factors) About Clarios : Clarios is a world leader in advanced energy storage solutions.
We partner with our customers to meet increasing market demand for smarter applications, on a global scale. Our 16,000 employees develop, manufacture and distribute a portfolio of evolving battery technologies for virtually every type of vehicle.
Technologies that deliver uniquely sustainable, next-generation performance, and bring reliability, safety and comfort to everyday lives.
We add value at every link in the supply chain, contributing to the progress of the communities we serve and the planet we all share.
As a 2020 signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, Clarios is committed to aligning our strategies and operations with universal principles focused on human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption.
Clarios is a subsidiary of Brookfield Business Partners, a business services and industrials company focused on owning and operating high-quality businesses that benefit from barriers to entry and / or low production costs.
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Clarios is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes / CVs. Clarios, LLC is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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