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Primary Location: 

Germany - Elmenhorst, DE

Function:  Quality & Operational Development
Job Category:  Engineering

Quality Assurance Officer (m/w/d)

Wärtsilä SAM Electronics GmbH with headquarters in Hamburg, is one of the world's leading suppliers in the shipbuilding industry. The company's capability is based on more than 100 years of experience in the field of maritime electronics and electrics. Wärtsilä SAM Electronics GmbH provides innovative state-of-the-art system solutions and products for technical demanding requirements for all type of vessels. As a competent partner for ship owners and shipyards Wärtsilä SAM Electronics GmbH assumes overall responsibility for complex systems projects.


Our Business Unit Turnkey Solutions is looking for a self-driven and experienced Quality Assurance Officer at our location Elmenhorst (near Rostock). In Elmenhorst we are concentrating on our production for power distributions units.


Your responsibilities are:


• Performing and controlling of Quality Assurance measures to meet the require-ments during the production/commissioning phase as well as the requirements for incoming goods and supporting regarding the certification of products and systems
• Execution of internal and external quality assurance tests (PreFAT, FAT, HAT, SAT) for civil and military projects
• Supporting the change process for products and systems
• Performing of internal quality measures and of product- / system audits as well as the tracking of the defined measures
• Reporting and analysing of the product- and system performance, escalation and pro-active communication regarding quality issued with the business responsible person
• Support and performing root cause analyses, in case of quality deviations communication and report to the solution- / product- owner to ensure and follow- up actions
• Support in complex and difficult cases of complaints and damage




* completed technical studies

* certificate as Quality Assurance Officer (Qualitätssicherungsbeauftragte/r)

* some years of relevant experience as well as experience in project management and engineering processes

* good German and English skills written and spoken


Last application date: 11/10/2019


This is Wärtsilä

Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2018, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 5.2 billion with approximately 19,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 80 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at