Quality Engineer


Molinella, IT

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  Quality Management

The Webasto Group is one of the 100 largest suppliers to the automotive industry. With our innovative sliding and panoramic roofs, convertible roofs as well as trend-setting thermal, battery systems, and charging solutions we create added value for mobility time and again. And we convince through a particularly strong sense of unity. Because our "we" is your special plus.


Webasto Thermo & Comfort Italy, a subsidiary of Webasto, located in Molinella (BO), a company historically specialized in the design, manufacture, and distribution of heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems for vehicles, with a view to strengthening its staff in Quality area, is looking for:




  • Representing quality function inside the project team and is the interface with the customer about the quality during the project development. Establishes relations with the customer’s organization, especially with the supplier quality organization
  • Responsible for APQP according to project and customer requirements
  • Cooperate with Manufacturing Engineer for the realization of PFMEA and the Process Control Plan, with the Lead Engineer for the realization of DFMEA and with the Testing Engineer for the definition of Validation Plans
  • Ensuring the achievement of project quality targets agreed upon internally and with the customer as well as managing quality issues occurring during the development phase (problem-solving activities during development)
  • Promoting activities of lessons learned during development, manage PPAP process versus customer, and perform process audits to validate production line (internal and together with the customer)
  • Supporting the Supplier Quality function (suppliers PPAP and Audit at Suppliers), promoting improvement activities (design/ drawing improvements, generic FMEA, critical characteristics definition, …), and perform Functional Safety Audits according to ISO26262
  • Manage customer claims during the production phase for assigned projects/ customers (0-km and warranty)



  • Master degree in engineering (mechanical, electronics)
  • 3 to 4 years of experience in the role in structured electromechanical companies 
  • Knowledge of ISO26262 and IATF16949; APQP, Process Audit (e.g. VDA 6.3), PPAP, PFMEA, DFMEA
  • Knowledge of MS Office package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project), knowledge of automotive customers specific requirements, problem-solving methodologies (8D, 5-why), and air conditioning products knowledge (preferred)
  • Fluency in English, ability to negotiate internally and externally from the company, understand priorities and urgency and problem-solving
  • Available for short terms travels in Italy and abroad


Contact Person:
To respond to the announcement, please send a CV, including authorization to process data in accordance with privacy regulations, to email: personale@webasto.com


Contractual conditions: 

  • Type of contract to be defined during the job interview
  • Full time