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NPD Quality Engineer EMEA

Last Updated Date:  Aug 7, 2022


Company:  Doosan Bobcat EMEA

Job Information

We've been engineering powerful machines and transforming how the world works for more than 60 years. 16 countries, 32 nationalities, almost 3,000 employees, 175 dealers in EMEA, and a top-notch Innovation Centre. That's us. Doosan Bobcat EMEA.

Our heritage of innovative solutions and technological advancements, powered by our passionate people, place us as an industry leader. Our people are talented, smart and driven and work collaboratively to revolutionize how things get done. With us, you will be supported to be at your best and find career opportunities that will challenge, inspire, and reward you. 


NPD Quality Engineer EMEA is responsible for the advanced product quality planning (APQP) and the production approval/release process (PPAP) of internally manufactured parts, sub-assemblies, and complete Bobcat Compact machines.

The Engineer should be fully knowledgeable of technical specifications, drawing requirements, materials, tool design, process & series production as well as able to audit, assess and report on the project phases to the project teams and the leadership team.
The role requires a high level of collaboration with project team members and high level of engagement with other areas like customer quality and plant ME/quality.


Role & Responsibility

  • Plan the quality activities to ensure that core quality documents will be available at the required phase of the launch
  • Lead component quality planning
  • Review feedback from the field (voice of the customer) and factory (voice of the factory) to define and fulfil quality requirements of the product
  • Determine, schedule and review First article inspection (FAI) of critical/significant characteristics for make and buy parts; advise on suitable product tolerances with responsible team members
  • Create measurement sample size, inspection instruction & procedures, plan and validate measurement programs
  • Follow and contribute to each step of product design (from concept design to tooling and fixtures design and first off parts inspection), review and support design, drawings and specifications
  • Contribute to supplier nomination and support strategic sourcing activities
  • Prepare and align project plan for quality engineering with respect to timing, budgeting, resources & necessary capital expenditures investments
  • Plan, review, report and improve the project KPIs

Job Requirement

  • Technical University Education or Secondary Technical School of Mechanical Engineering
  • At least 3 year’s experience in quality engineering related to APQP/NPD or production quality
  • Solid knowledge of mechanical engineering fundamentals and ability to apply this knowledge to new product development and manufacturing
  • Knowledge of descriptive geometry, advanced engineering mathematics & calculations
  • Expertise in the field of industrial statistics or advanced metrology or AIAG Quality core tools
  • Organizational skills as well as time management skills essential for project work
  • Good written and oral communication English skills
  • Expertise in the field of industrial statistics (six-sigma) or advanced metrology or AIAG Quality core tools
  • Software knowledge is beneficial (Creo, PC DMIS, Windchil, Minitab)




  • International working teams (colleagues from 32 different countries)  
  • Dynamic, inspirational, and innovative working environment  
  • An opportunity to be a part of a global market leader   
  • Possibility for further personal and professional development   
  • Many different trainings and development opportunities   
  • Career growth through internal mobility


At Doosan Bobcat, we support equal opportunities, value diversity of skills, perspectives and cultures and encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds.   

Are you interested? Do not hesitate and send us your resume!  

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