TDK Electronics · TDK Europe
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We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Quality Manager to oversee and enhance the quality assurance processes at our Akureyri (TDK Foil) plant. The Quality Manager will be responsible for developing and managing quality control systems designed to ensure continuous production of advanced foil materials consistent with established standards, customer specifications, and production goals.

Quality Manager (m/f/d)

What you can expect

  • Develop and maintain the plant's quality management system in accordance with industry standards and customer requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant certifications and standards.
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives to enhance product quality.
  • Conduct root cause analysis for product failures and implement corrective actions.
  • Manage and mentor the quality control team, fostering a culture of quality and continuous improvement.
  • Conduct regular training sessions to ensure staff are knowledgeable about quality standards and procedures.
  • Oversee and perform regular inspections and testing of raw materials, in-process products, and finished goods.
  • Maintain detailed records of quality metrics, inspections, and test results.
  • Prepare and present quality reports to senior management and other stakeholders.
  • Act as the primary contact for customer quality concerns and audits.
  • Work closely with customers to understand their quality requirements and ensure these are met or exceeded.
  • Stay current with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

What you bring to the table

  • Knowledge in ISO 9001, IATF 16949 standards and in QMS in general
  • Certification in IATF 16949 internal auditing
  • Strong knowledge of quality tools such as (but not limited to) FMEA, MSA, SPC, PPAP, APQP, 5Why, 8D
  • Good computer skills (Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SLIP)
  • Conversational English language skills
  • Training on compulsory matrix content required by TDK within 3 years
  • Experience in Laboratory is a plus

Who we are

TDK Corporation

TDK Corporation is a world leader in electronic solutions for the smart society based in Tokyo, Japan. Built on a foundation of material sciences mastery, TDK welcomes societal transformation by resolutely remaining at the forefront of technological evolution and deliberately „Attracting Tomorrow.” It was established in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, a key material in electronic and magnetic products. TDK's comprehensive, innovation-driven portfolio features passive components such as ceramic, aluminum electrolytic and film capacitors, as well as magnetics, high-frequency, and piezo and protection devices. The product spectrum also includes sensors and sensor systems such as temperature and pressure, magnetic, and MEMS sensors. In addition, TDK provides power supplies and energy devices, magnetic heads and more. These products are marketed under the product brands TDK, EPCOS, InvenSense, Micronas, Tronics and TDK-Lambda.

TDK focuses on demanding markets in automotive, industrial and consumer electronics, and information and communication technology. The company has a network of design and manufacturing locations and sales offices in Asia, Europe, and North and South America. In fiscal 2024, TDK posted total sales of USD 14.6 billion and employed about 101,000 people worldwide.

TDK Electronics

TDK Electronics develops, manufactures and markets electronic components and systems under the product brands of TDK and EPCOS, focusing on fast-growing leading-edge technology markets, which include automotive electronics, industrial electronics, and consumer electronics as well as information and communications technology. Headquartered in Munich, Germany and thanks to more than 22,000 employees at around 20 design and production locations and an extensive sales network, the globally positioned company works closely with customers and creates beyond the provision of standard products the right solutions for them.

Your Job Application

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TDK attaches great importance to diversity. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic origin or disability. Applicants (m/f/d) who would like the support of the local representative for the severely disabled are requested to indicate this in their application documents.

We look forward to meeting you.

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