Commodity Quality Engineer (casting, forging technology)


Place of work
Prague, Czech Republic
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

For our Quality Assurance Department we are currently looking to hire a pro-active and passionate Quality Engineer with strong communication skills and a high emphasis on excellence in delivery. This role is a high impact individual contributor position with business partnering responsibilities and visibility, reporting to the Commodity Quality Leader
At WABCO we feel strongly about what we do, united in a vision to save lives and protect the environment, we are challenged, engaged and empowered in our roles on a daily basis.
We provide our customers with the best quality, cost and delivery by leading the right supply base. YOU drive sustainable Q performance improvement for zero defects at assigned suppliers. YOU perform Supplier Process Audit at assigned suppliers. YOU lead the resolution of repetitive or customer claims with root cause analysis at suppliers.
Key Accountabilities

• Ensure Commodity Strategy implementation
• Deployment and implementation of the Supplier Quality Manual
• Drive sustainable Q performance improvement for zero defects at assigned suppliers
• Perform Supplier Process Audit at assigned suppliers
• Ensure on time execution of CQP at assigned suppliers
• Lead all necessary tasks of the Component Quality Planning including PPAP approval
• Lead the resolution of field (C0) claims with root cause analysis at suppliers
• Validates corrective actions at supplier's location in claims handling process
• Set the level of supplier escalation (NBOH procedure)
• Responsible in AOP process for Quality targets by supplier
• Ensure continuous improvement process (CIP) at assigned suppliers to increase supplier's capability and productivity
• Ensure closing QAA for all assigned suppliers in cooperation with Segment Buyers
• Comply with WABCO and Sourcing & Purchasing rules and policies
• Improve processes in collaboration with S&P Business Improvement Team

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

Quality Engineering

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Bachelor in Engineering or other technical field ; applicants with a trade license and relevant experience may be considered
• Fluent in English and other European language (German, Czech Polish) is an asset
• 3-5 years QA experience in the automotive industry
• Experienced in casting, forging technology, machining
• Automotive experience in matrix environment is an asset
• Certified Six Sigma Green Belt, QR6S Yellow Belt, Certified Auditor is an asset
• Good communication skills


• Innovative products and technologies in a globally rapidly growing environment
• Challenging and dynamic working environment
• Globally minded and multicultural workplace
• Variety of opportunities for personal professional growth
• International prospects for individual career development
• Advancement and rapid career path for high achievers
• Result driven working time
• Attractive compensation and benefits


Brief description of the company

WABCO (NYSE: WBC) is a leading global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles. Founded nearly 150 years ago, WABCO continues to pioneer breakthrough innovations for advanced driver assistance, braking, stability control, suspension, transmission automation and aerodynamics. Partnering with the transportation industry as it maps a route towards autonomous driving; WABCO also uniquely connects trucks, trailers, drivers, cargo, and fleet operators through telematics, as well as advanced fleet management and mobile solutions. WABCO reported sales of $2.6 billion in 2015. Headquartered in Brussels, Belgium, WABCO has 12,000 employees in 39 countries. For more information, visit

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ID: 3238238   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.11.2017