Volvo Group Senior Supplier QA Engineer in Greensboro, North Carolina


As part of Global Purchasing unit, utilize knowledge of AIAG tools (Automotive Industry Action Group), electronics manufacturing and s development process in the heavy truck manufacturing industry to lead APQP (Advanced Product Quality Planning) and PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) activities for electronic and electrical parts products to minimize supplier quality related failures. Support supplier selection process by leading SEM (Supplier Evaluation Model) Process Audits, Electronic Index Audits, WiringAuditsand Software Index Audits. Identify risks, improvements and savings using lean principles.

Inform and educate suppliers of the Volvo Quality Purchasing demands including unique customer requirements. Manage supplier corrective actions. Promote the use of tools and quality systems.

Required Skills:

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical, Electronic or Communication Engineering and 2 years of experience as a Supplier QA Engineer in the heavy duty truck industry, Experience must be electronic specific. Qualified applications will have 2 years experience working with electrical and electronic components, supply chain and auditing global suppliers. Applicant must have extensive knowledge of manufacturing and assembly process of Class 8 heavy trucksandconducting APQP and PPAP as well as new product introductions.

Must be willing to travel to supplier sites. Frequent Travel to Supplier facilities in North America. Over 50% travel.

About us

The Volvo Group aims at being the most admired employer in the industry by attracting and engaging the best people. Volvo Group Purchasing provides competitive advantages to the Volvo Group by selecting high performing suppliers to deliver the best possible products & services with the right quality output that add real business value for our customers. We are a global division with approximately 1,300 professionals world-wide providing expertise to secure Purchasing Excellence for Customer Success. Volvo Group Purchasing has 120 BSEK in Purchasing annual spend, 2,550 suppliers in serial production, and 1,9 billion parts delivered to the Group Truck plants annually. We support the Volvo Group’s mission ‘Driving prosperity through transport solutions’ by applying the principles of Code of Conduct and responsible sourcing to the purchasing processes.

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Group Trucks Purchasing


North Carolina



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Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran