Sr. R&D Quality Engineer
Full Time
Susegana, Italy


By creating desirable solutions and great experiences that enrich people’s daily lives and the health of our planet, we want to be a driving force in delivering enjoyable and sustainable living. We go to work every day determined to shape living for the better – for our customers and for the health of our planet.

For that, we employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and to learn more.

You will be based in Electrolux Food Preservation site in Susegana (TV) only 1 hour distance from Venice, where we are undergoing multimillion industry 4.0 investment. Here you will work together with nearly 1400 colleagues from different functions, and various nationalities, with the common goal to create the refrigeration of the future.

The R&D Operational Excellence team is seeking a candidate who can create, enhance and adapt the way we build & implement value at Electrolux. This position is responsible for the implementation and management of CI and R&D quality initiatives through defined objectives for the business.  The scope of the role will include opportunities to strengthen quality in the development of our products and improving our product development process to achieve outstanding consumer experiences. 
The successful candidate will be responsible for implementing projects and initiatives within the R&D Operational Excellence Strategy to support the group as well as cross-functions in conjunction with product and technology roadmaps.  The strategy will address short-term goals to meet immediate business needs, while balancing with mid and long-term goals to facilitate and enhance future value creation.  

Your main tasks:
• Facilitate integration of R&D Operational Excellence initiatives into Global & Regional Product Architectures, and Tech Domains
• Mapping current and proposed processes for quality and/or inefficiency gaps
• Develop design review and approval rigor with appropriate risk evaluation structure and documentation in the areas of:
- Module readiness criteria
- Simulation model development, calibration, and accuracy
- Supplier specification alignment and effect on product performance and reliability
- CTQ generation and application support through plant and supplier quality
• Project and initiative execution to deliver improvements in R&D product development and product quality processes using continuous improvement methodology
• Engage Global and Regional Quality, R&D and other connected organizations to identify and quantify gaps to achieve a robust product development practice

• Min. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other technical field is required; MS degree preferred with 5+ years’ experience in product development, quality, project management or manufacturing; a combination of experience is preferred. 
• Experience in technology integration, and/or process change management is a merit
• Strong Cold Product knowledge across all platforms with practical experience in areas of development, manufacture, delivery, and service
• Proven technology scoping, application, and integration into Cold Products and development process.
• Understanding and practical application of financial principals and cost analysis

At Electrolux, we take responsibility for our development in a supportive environment where we embrace our differences and learn from each other. In a truly multicultural setting, we shape living for the better and create remarkable experiences for employees and consumers, all around the globe. 

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