(Sr) Corporate Quality Management System – QMS Expert

Neways is a fast growing international innovator in electronics for smart mobility, connectivity and semiconductor solutions. With more than 50 years’ experience and strong engineering power, we are proud to act as technology innovation partner for the most demanding customers in the industry. Neways develops and produces electronics that facilitate major trends around global ESG themes. Our global team of more than 2,500 specialists across the Netherlands, Germany, USA, China, Czech Republic and Slovakia enables future solutions for EV charging, electric power trains, digitizing health solutions, sustainable agriculture, producing microchips and more.

To elevate the quality of our work even further, we are looking for a QMS Expert for our headquarter who can develop and continuous improve the overall Quality Management System supporting the growth across the global network. You will have a key role in definition and standardization of processes and its management across the different entities.

What will you do as a QMS Expert?

As QMS Expert, you will hold a key position within our global QESH department and report into the Global Quality & ESH Director. As a QMS Expert, you ensure the definition and maintenance of the corporate system and standardization of processes across Neways in collaboration with the different operating and production companies. You’ll set the standards and ensure compliancy towards our processes and our customer requirements. You will be key in the development towards one certification for all companies.

As a Corporate QMS Expert you will make a significant contribution to Neways’ sustainable growth

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Actively engage with the different locations through regular meetings, visits, field observations, audits, inspections, reporting analysis, and improvement plans.
  • Develop and maintain harmonized Quality System in compliance to ISO environmental, medical, automotive and defense standards.
  • Design & provide training/workshops/coaching sessions on process excellence, ISO norms, as well as regular reporting to Corporate on status of the overall QMS.
  • Be a key advisor on QMS for our operating and production companies in establishing processes descriptions, execute value stream mapping and identify risks. A first focus area is the definition of the corporate processes and integration into the QMS.
  • Develop and execute the corporate internal and external audit process across the companies and ensure corrective and preventive actions are taken across the companies.

Your profile & DNA:

To excel in this role, strong soft skills are essential. As a conceptual thinker, you can pragmatically apply your ideas within Neways’ framework. Your persuasiveness enables you to make a significant impact. While you enjoy working autonomously, you recognize the importance of collaboration with internal and external stakeholders in shaping a strong Quality organization. Your entrepreneurial mindset, patience, decisiveness, and hands-on attitude will contribute to successfully navigating the daily dynamics.


  • Bachelor or master degree in a relevant field (i.e. engineering, quality management, business administration)
  • At least 3 years’ experience in quality systems and quality assurance management
  • Thorough understanding of ISO standards (ISO13485, ISO9001, ISO14001, IATF16949) and other relevant Q&ESH legislation is a pre
  • Certified auditor VDA6.3 and blackbelt certification is a pre
  • Good English language skills, both written and spoken
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills and able to work with people at all levels of the organization
  • Strong facilitator with experience of delivering training sessions and coaching
  • Available to travel (across the locations) 10-15%

What we offer:

We offer an exciting position in a dynamic and thriving development and production environment. You will have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to Neways’ sustainable growth. Join our highly driven and collaborative working environment, where you will enjoy autonomy, initiative-taking, and room for personal development. We provide competitive secondary benefits, including:

  • 27 vacation days
  • 13 days off work under the Reduction of Working Hours Act
  • 8% vacation pay
  • Flexible hours, and the option to work from home for 2 days a week
  • Training opportunities
  • A pension arrangement
  • Company telephone and laptop
  • Expenses allowance

About us:

As an EMS Life Cycle Partner and System Innovator, we create smarter solutions for a changing world. We do not only respond to market demands, but are also involved in our customers’ development and engineering processes at an early stage, proactively delivering concrete solutions and add value.

As an employer, we stand for:

  • Passion– we are proud of our work and work with passion.
  • Trust – we  believe that trust is the basis of good cooperation.
  • Customer Focus – we work proactively with our customers and suppliers and together we come to a good solution.
  • One Team – we believe in working together as one team and one company with a common goal.
  • Innovation – we challenge today’s society and keep improving ourselves.

You are most welcome!

Interested? Apply immediately by clicking the ‘apply now button’!

Do you have any questions? Please contact our Corporate Recruiter Sander de Groot at +31 (0)6 – 3830 5718 or