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Global Product Group Quality Specialist (f/m/d)

Hitachi Energy is looking for a Global Quality Specialist to support the Global Product Group Quality Manager for Distribution Transformers (Liquid, Traction, Dry transformers) on the quality assurance path, sustaining quality requirements compliance through a continuous improvement approach across all factories in coordination with Regional Quality and Factory Quality Managers.

Your responsibilities

  • You will collaborate to define the quality journey and will be responsible for follow up improvement actions

  • You will be responsible for data’s performance analysis (monitoring product lines and factories performance) and for editing the quality monthly report

  • You will create and update the global quality standards (i.e. feasibility commitment, quality requirements standards)

  • You will prepare and trigger global quality alerts and create a global control plan

  • You will deliver and support trainings and lessons learnt sharing

  • You will develop with IT support and business unit collaboration the IT tools transition from manual to digital

  • You will plan, prepare and execute audits with relevant experts, identify gaps and ensure closure

  • You will develop and support different quality improvement projects as per the quality journey plan (i.e. design improvement and process improvements)

  • You will lead and support TOP issues with 8D approach for deep root cause analysis and fast problem solving

  • You will support reverse FMEAs for RPN update and cycle of learning for next projects / new design

Your background

  • You hold at least a bachelor´s degree in the field of Engineering

  • You bring 3-5 years of working experience in the industrial sector, preferably with experience in electrical, distribution or renewable energy sector

  • You are focused on customer satisfaction and continuous improvement

  • You bring expertise /knowledge in Project Management, APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) PPAP (Production Part Approval Process, Fast problem Solving (8Disciplines), Process Audit)

  • You are self-driven and independent, mixed with an agile mindset what enables you to outstanding stakeholder management

  • You bring excellent communication skills in English; other languages are appreciated (French, Spanish, Italian, German)

  • You have an affinity for digitalization paired with a passion for learning (good command on IT tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Power BI)

  • You have capability and real motivation to travel over the world visiting our factories ( at least 50% of the time)

Location Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Jefferson City, Missouri, United States of America
Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Molinazzo di Monteggio, Ticino, Switzerland
Satigny, Geneva, Switzerland
South Boston, Virginia, United States of America
Vaesteras, Vastmanland County, Sweden
Job type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Quality Management
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-02-16
Reference number R0040111

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. 

We employ more than 40,000 people in 90 countries who each day work with purpose and use their different backgrounds to challenge the status quo. We welcome you to apply today and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation.