Quality Assurance Engineer

Quality Assurance Engineer


Job description 

As Quality Assurance Engineer at KMWE you are the first point of contact for customers with respect  
to quality-related matters. You are responsible for the correct implementation of quality standards, 
from the side of the customer as well as from the side of the legal and regulatory framework. You 
ensure the proper and timely handling of customer complaints (8D). You and your colleagues work 
together towards the change from a reactive to a proactive approach and you represent the quality-

first mindset within the organization!


Key duties and responsibilities 

  • First point of contact for customers with respect to quality-related matters and you ensure the proper and timely handling of customer queries.
  • Define a quality plan for existing products and the introduction of new products; supervise the implementation.
  • Manage KPIs for quality by researching and assessing trend analyses; initiate corresponding improvement proposals (PDCA/4C/DMAIC).
  • Comply with and guarantee a quality-first mindset in the organization.

    Required knowledge, competences and skills 

  • Degree at the level of higher professional education (HBO), preferably in Business Management or Mechanical Engineering.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a relevant Precision Mechanics / Mechatronics work environment.
  • Knowledge of methodologies (FMEA/8D/Controlplan et cetera).
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt certification is preferred.
  • Good Dutch and English skills both spoken and in writing.
  • A proactive approach, supported by persuasiveness, analytical skills, a customer-first approach and strong communication skills.

    About KMWE Precision

    KMWE Precision designs, builds and continuously improves high-tech components, modules and systems based on precision engineering and machining. We take pride in what we develop and in what we do, and we build close partnerships and relationships with our customers. You will be working at our facility on the BIC1 in Eindhoven. This new and innovative facility gives space to our goals and ambitions.


    What we offer

    • A warm welcome by 400+ coworkers.
    • An informal work environment.
    • 25 vacation days + 13 ADV days.
    • A bonus arrangement.
    • Travel reimbursement and/or biking reimbursement.
    • The possibility to join our collective health insurance.
    • Drinks, barbecues, active (family)days, pub quizzes and many more festive activities.
    • Plenty of possibilities regarding personal and professional development.
    • A High Tech environment.
    • And never a dull day again!


    Join us!

    Are you looking for a challenging position in which you have plenty of freedom, responsibility and ownership? Do you want the space to grow within your position and develop yourself further? Apply to the vacancy and we look forward to getting in touch with you!






    Eindhoven, Nederland





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    KMWE Precision B.V.