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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Advance Quality Engineer


Matamoros, MX, 87494

Country/Region:  MX

About the position

Ensure the quality of the parts produced at Kongsberg Matamoros meet all customer expectations; quickly and effectively take action when non-conformances are found. Maintain the most recent interpretations of the quality system requirements and therefore ensure that documented practices meet the true interpretation of the quality management system standards. Facilitate all APQP activities to ensure Quality of the event.


  1. Own and Lead key characteristic maps and control plans. 
  2. Develop and implement the necessary controls – process and product – to meet reliability and capability levels.
  3. Develop and submit PPAP’s documents for new products.
  4. Own and Lead all Program /Product 8D’s pre-launch.
  5. Analyze, troubleshoot and follow up on internal & customer quality issues.
  6. Responsible for providing accurate analysis and on time response for customer complaints for products under Launch process.
  7. Timely completion of dimensional capability, gauge certification and R&R signed approvals, dimensional studies on finished goods with road maps as required.
  8. Effective launch transition to production.
  9. Ensure Best Practices are followed throughout the Design Process.
  10. Continuous improvement contribution: Kaizen implementation and EBIT (opportunities and improvements).
  11. Owns and drives process capability – CP/CPK on all developing programs.
  12. Ensure customer representation / resources are in place for launch readiness.
  13. Implementation, monitoring and exit of Safe Launch (GP-12) requirements.
  14. Monitoring and improvement of FPY of products on launch period.
  15. Cost of poor-quality improvement (scrap and containment cost during launch period).


  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years’ experience with emphasis in Quality
  • Experience with ISO / TS-16949 and ISO 14001 requirements desirable
  • Engineer with an academic degree
  • English language advanced.
  • Knowledge of APQP, PPAP, QMS, 8Ds, Control Plans. NPI Process. GD&T.
  • Experience with ISO / TS-16949 and ISO 14001 requirements.

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  Quality Engineer, Quality Assurance, Ingeniero, Ca
Application Id:  1734
Posting date::  Oct 7, 2021