Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: kongsbergautomotive.com

Waranty Manager


Novi, US, MI 48377

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Main Objectives

-Coordinate all North American ONH warranty activities

-Make sure field parts are returned in due time, and tested in relevant test equipment to review and approve/deny the claims within time limits given by customer

-Make financial warranty settlements according to contractual framework between KA and its customers

-Bring field learnings into KA’s PIP process to improve KA’s overall quality performance



Bachelor’s Degree

Combination of business and technology

Experience and skills

-Commercial and technical experience from automotive industry (preferable within warranty/reliability)

-Ability to get on with all kind of people in all kind of situations

-Interest and ability in commercial matters and negotiations

-Good business judgement- helicopter view


Area of Responsibility

-Make sure field parts are tested, and answers/reports provided within time limits given in the customers’ warranty charters

-Review claims in portal, and provide answers in due time

- Perform statistical/trend analysis as an early warning system based on inputs from field data and our customers’ warranty supplier portals

-Settle claims financially, and avoid backlog

-Make sure adequate warranty provisions are made according to estimated field failure rate and budget limits

-Negotiate warranty contracts with the customers in accordance with P&C strategy

-Negotiate warranty settlements with the customers according to P&C strategy

-Map all decision makers and their decision criteria



Main Challenges

-Settle warranty claims within acceptable limits (provisions/budget) for P&C while maintaining the customer relationship

-Withstanding tough pressure from our customers

-Make sure learnings from the field are fed through our PIP process, so that KA’s quality performance is improved

What we offer

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Application / Contact

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

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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!

Application Id:  2549
Posting date::  Sep 8, 2022