Together, we move the world—we’ve been doing it for over 100 years. At MAHLE, as a leading international development partner and systems supplier to the automotive industry, we pursue the objective of making mobility more efficient, more environmentally friendly, more convenient, and more economical. As part of our dual strategy, we are working both on the intelligent combustion engine for the use of hydrogen and other nonfossil fuels and on technologies for fuel cells and e-mobility.

With more than 72,000 employees, MAHLE generated sales of approximately EUR 9,8 billion in 2020 and is represented in over 30 countries with 160 locations, including 12 major research and development centers. Join our MAHLE team! #StrongerTogether

Your Role & Responsibilities

• Support of the regional SQM of the commodity metal, chemical or electrics/electronics

• Cooperation with the Supplier Quality organizations in other regions and global functions

• Method development; ensuring the constant improvement

• Target achievement and reporting of supplier/project and series quality.

• Coordination with the other groups of Supplier Quality, Factory Quality, Preventive Quality, Logistics, Development, Purchasing

• Ensuring Supplier Quality Excellence for all customers of SQM (projects, project purchasing, plants)

• Ensuring the quality goals of suppliers in Europe to improve customer satisfaction and reduce quality and field costs.

• Ensuring the evaluation of potential new suppliers for parts/components by VDA 6.3 Potential analyses in coordination with SQAC (Reference: MBMS – Supplier Management until SOP)

• Ensuring the timely release of supplier parts (quality, quantity) according to specifications (Safe Launch) (Reference: MBMS - Supplier Management until SOP) by coordinating the SQM tasks in regional development projects as well as supporting global development projects.

• Ensuring the continuous improvement of supplier performance at MAHLE BU3 Europe in projects and in the series by measuring key figures and deriving improvement programs

• Ensuring the first-level and second-level complaint management for the sustainable correction of supplier errors

• Ensuring field complaint management for the sustainable correction of supplier errors

• Ensuring the creation, introduction, adherence to and constant improvement of the prescribed rules in all processes of the supplier quality in Europe

• Compliance with the cost budget

Your Skills & Strengths

• Engineering degree (mechatronic, electrical, electronics) or 5 years related experience and/or training in manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Relevant experience in supplier management and/ or quality management (min. 2 years)

• Written and verbal communication skills in English and a 2nd language

• Project Management skills and experience in project management

• Strong character, authority and negotiating skills to deal with suppliers

• Strong knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) and VDA 2, Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA).

• In-depth knowledge of the methodology for the standardized assurance of the quality and reliability of E/E products and components (Simulation, CAE, AEC Qxx - series, IPC A series, Functional Safety ISO 26262 (HIL/SIL), Automotive Spice, as well as the HV specifications).

• Knowledge of QM Requirements special for E/E components.

• Understanding of Quality Management System general and automotive (TS16949)

• Understanding and interpretation of engineering drawings and specifications.

• Experience with VDA 6.3 Audits as Auditor (must have) and / or Auditor (of advantage)

• Knowledge of Problem Solving Methodologies such as 8D, 5 Why’s, Ishikawa, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma,

• Knowledge of measurement techniques, Measurement System Analysis (MSA)

• Knowledge on statistical methods (capability indices, SPC)

• Lean Manufacturing knowledge.

• Understanding manufacturing processes of electric/electronic assemblies:

o PCB assembly, ESD, LIN bus, software, assembly and automation, high-voltage technology

o cleanliness of particles

o Handling, packaging, shipping

• Valid driver’s license

• Flexibility and mobility (up to 50% of the year).

• Advanced computer skills using Microsoft Office applications

In addition to work in a great team, we encourage you to reach your personal potential and through outstanding learning and development opportunities. Exciting assignments and personalized support for your career are available to you.

Facts about the job

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MAHLE Behr Senica s.r.o.

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Quality Management

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Quality Management


MAHLE Behr Senica s.r.o.



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Slávka Pavlíková

Slávka Pavlíková

MAHLE Behr Senica s.r.o. , MAHLE Engine Components Slovakia s.r.o. , MAHLE Behr Námestovo s.r.o..
Area of responsibility: Human Resources all departments
905 01 Senica
Phone: +421 906 065 401

Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

Shape the future with us.

Dual Group Strategy

Based on our Dual Group Strategy, we are strengthening our market position and tackling future trends. Our motivation is to optimize existing technology and to break new ground – having one goal in mind: Mobility should be efficient, environmentally friendly and comfortable. Integrated system solutions for electro-mobility are just one of our priority areas.

We look forward to welcoming you!

MAHLE offers you an attractive international working environment. Our work is characterised by collegiality, flat hierarchies and personal responsibility. Apply now and join our team!

I see MAHLE as a strong global player, where people ultimately matter. Here I have the freedom to contribute my own ideas and to break new ground - and I pass that on to my team. At MAHLE, the task, and not hierarchy, always takes priority.

Jonathan Dörflinger

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