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Permanent Role - Test Engineering & Quality Management (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · München

About us

tacterion is a high-tech startup based in Munich and was founded in 2015 as a spin-off of the German Aerospace Center (DLR). tacterion develops and markets a unique sensor technology called sensorskin. Based on our sensorskin technology, plyon® is our first product platform. It combines a highly flexible sensory layer that measures interaction and pressure on any surface with algorithms to understand how users interact with it. This patented technology was originally developed for robotics and provides the sense of touch for products and machines. tacterion’s sensitive surface layers enable the next generation of truly interactive and responsive products.

Why we need you
tacterion’s plyon® technology empowers our customers to design highly innovative products. We are looking for someone who works closely with our Lead Engineers and Manufacturing Specialists in starting our internal quality management. In your role as Quality Manager, you will be responsible in establishing and managing a quality management process at tacterion. This includes establishing an internal roadmap for norms such as the ISO 9001:2015, but also extends to qualifying our suppliers. Your hands-on attitude and your structured approach will ensure that we deliver reliable systems.
What to expect
tacterion is still a small company. We need to balance speed and flexible thinking with a structured approach and the reliability that our customers expect. Whether we produce our plyon® solutions internally or with partners, we envision a holistic approach to quality management that goes beyond the boundaries of our firm and includes our material suppliers and production partners. Quality management for us is not a series of word documents and excel charts, but way to continuously share our knowledge and keep learning. Expect in-depth discussions with our engineers and designers.
Your profile in short
  • 3+ years of experience in quality management, ideally experience with ISO 9001 audits
  • Experience as FMEA moderator (> 1 year), ideally Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Skilled in Lean Management, experience in manufacturing settings is a plus
  • Ability to handle multiple projects, willingness to introduce QM to an entire firm
  • Communicative and supportive attitude, ready to work hands-on
Why you will love tacterion
We offer a creative and solution-oriented work environment to unleash your full potential and development as a person. With an eight-digit investment to fuel our growth over the upcoming years, we offer the mentality of a dynamic high-tech startup combined with the financial soundness and long-term commitment you would expect from your employer.
  • Insights into a variety of industries and application use-cases
  • Opportunity to help tacterion’s customers to turn innovative products into reality
  • Interdisciplinary and motivated team with a love for tough technical challenges

We are excited to get to know you!

We are thrilled that you are considering a career at tacterion!
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