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.

Quality Manager


Yangsan KyungNam, KR, 626-220

Country/Region:  KR



  • Position                                                           : Quality Manager
  • Area of responsibility                                     : Kongsberg Automotive Ltd
  • Superior                                                               : Managing Director, Korea
  • Locations                                                           : Yangsan, Korea


  • Monthly reporting of KPI’s as part of the KA Group QA&HSE report
  • SAP quality system management
  • Maintaining third party accreditations (IATF 16949/ISO 45001/ISO14001)
  • Investigate and coordinate resolution of non-conformities
  • Achieve to the use of quality methods to reach the requirements and targets with Quality & HSE team members
  • Support BA in escalation cases as necessary
  • To be the company representative in  matters related to Quality.
  • Prompt the use of quality methods to make it possible to meet our customer requirements of “Zero defects”.
  • Develop the organisation to increased competence and interest in matters concerning quality.
  • Continuously to develop the qualifications of the staff in order to ensure a competitive department.
  • Any other tasks according to the Quality Department and corporate quality & HSE team needs.


  • BS Degree (technical area preferred)
  • 10 years of work experience from engineering industry. A minimum of 5 years experience from automotive industry at 1 tier company as a team leader.
  • Training in quality assurance, further training in measuring engineering, print interpretation, tolerances of form and position
  • Internal auditor (certified auditor) for IATF 16949
  • Relevant quality tool and techniques such as APQP, PPAP, root cause analysis, 8D, PDCA-FTA, MSA, SPC, FMEA, PCP and so on.
  • Solid Excel skills (VBA, Pivot Tables, supplier scorecard, KPI reporting etc…)
  • SAP experience - QM module, vendor claim management, cost tracking per claim etc. (preferred)
  • VDA 6.3 Certified Auditor (preferred)
  • Have a good command of written and spoken English.
  • High degree of personal integrity and confidence

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 and cover letter.

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:  1912
Posting date::  Jan 22, 2022