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Quality Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Lausanne
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: 543080/001_1528721270
  • Sector: Quality, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 11/06/2018

Boasting a large portfolio of Heavy Industry Equipment and Solutions, this international group is continuing to grow, recently surpassing 40,000 employees worldwide. As part of this expansion, they are currently searching for Quality Engineers to join the team, in the Lausanne area.

This site serves a dual function; manufacturing powertrain solutions for the Industrial portfolio (competing with the likes of Caterpillar and CNH Industrial), while also producing hydraulic components to the top Aerospace Manufacturers like Airbus and Boeing.

Having begun as a family-run business, this company maintains their core values of trust and innovation - while grossing a yearly turnover of almost 10 Billion Euros.

The role:

  • Lead the development and ensure execution of supplier quality development plans

  • Engage in capability assessments and approval for critical key suppliers

  • Champion and implement the shift towards lean activities across new and existing project processes

  • Evaluate supplier performance, engaging with both internal and external stakeholder

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Experience with suppliers across a heavy industry would be preferable e.g. Machinery, Automotive, Construction

  • Ability to travel, potentially up to 20%

  • International experience would be a benefit

  • Experience of applying, or sound knowledge of lean principles

  • Strong analytical mindset and evaluative capabilities

For this position, we are looking for an experienced professional within supplier quality - preferably who already has relevant experience within the industrial sector. Acting as a key-pin within cross-functional teams, the ideal candidate should be a good communicator, able to critically evaluate and express their analysis across both internal and external stakeholder.


  • Part of a global name with international opportunities

  • Travel up to approximately 20%

  • Versatile health services

  • Strong training opportunities

  • Fast-track progression schemes

  • Company pension and retirement plan

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this opportunity, or any other potential roles that may be available to you, apply below for a confidential discussion, or contact me directly on: +44 203 7588932