About the Voith Group

The Voith Group is a global technology company. With its broad portfolio of systems, products, services and digital applications, Voith sets standards in the markets of energy, paper, raw materials and transport & automotive. Founded in 1867, the company today has around 22,000 employees, sales of € 5,5 billion and locations in over 60 countries worldwide and is thus one of the larger family-owned companies in Europe.

Support the Voith Group | Division Hydro as a

Supplier Quality Engineer (m|f|d)  
Job ID 74388 | Location Heidenheim


Your tasks

  • In your role, you will be responsible for qualifying suppliers and conducting audits; in doing so, you will support supplier development.
  • You will ensure the implementation of preventive measures to improve quality.
  • Based on the assessments, you will decide whether to block or approve a supplier.
  • You will monitor and manage supplier performance, taking into account the defined key figures, and implement suitable measures.
  • To ensure the quality of the processes, you will carry out process audits and reviews at the suppliers' premises, taking data analyses into account.
  • Your tasks will also include planning, coordinating and carrying out supplier inspections.


Your profile

  • You have successfully completed your training as a technician (m/f/d) or have successfully completed a degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering or materials technology.
  • You have already gained initial experience in quality management, quality engineering and supplier quality management.
  • Good knowledge of business processes such as production, logistics, design and development is an advantage.
  • A qualification in electrical or mechanical testing (destructive/non-destructive testing) and certification as a lead auditor (e.g. ISO 9001, ISO 19011, VDA 6.3) are an advantage for this position.
  • You are proficient in the use of IT tools such as SharePoint, SAP and MS Office.
  • You have a very good command of English. Further language skills (e. g. German) are an advantage.
  • You have good management and communication skills, strong analytical skills and a results-oriented, solution-oriented and customer-oriented working style.
  • The willingness to undertake occasional business trips (approx. 50 %) completes your profile.


If you are passionate about renewable energy and have a strong technical background in control systems engineering, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to make a significant impact on the future of sustainable energy. Join Voith Hydro today and be a part of a global team committed to creating a better world.

We offer you an international working environment with an open and inclusive company culture. In addition, you can expect flexible working models, sustainable development opportunities and various offers for the compatibility of family and career as well as health and well-being.


Apply now via our web portal.
Find more details about the application process.


The Voith Hydro GmbH & Co. KG | VHH is looking forward to your application!


Your personal contact
J.M. Voith SE & Co. KG | Recruiting Germany

Lara Jensen • phone +49 174 6891156 



Job ID (74388)