NoviSad, RS

Supplier Quality Engineer


Novi Sad


Driving the future of automotive. We’re Lear For You.


Company Overview


Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of more than 165,000 talented employees in 37 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #186 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at lear.com, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation


Lear has been operating in Serbia since 2016, offering a wide range of products and demonstrating strong expertise in electrical distribution and global comfort systems. With our 2 main sites in Novi Sad (E-systems) and Indjija (global comfort systems) we are employing more than 4500 diverse and talented team members.  

Lear Novi Sad has been certified as a Top Employer for 2022 and 2023 in recognition of its unwavering commitment to operational excellence, innovation, and fostering supportive work environment.


Position overview: Monitoring and development of suppliers, PPAP documentation and performance of suppliers.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Monitoring and development of suppliers
  • Monitoring quality standards and performance of suppliers
  • Analysis of external quality claims using 8D and providing support to suppliers in resolving them
  • Conducting all necessary quality checks and creating PPAP documentation for materials used in production
  • Responsibility for establishing and maintaining quality of incoming inspection processes according to law regulations and internal procedures
  • Active participation in improvement of incoming inspection processes and quality management system
  • Supporting Quality Engineers during supplier projects approval
  • Coordinating work and delegating tasks to incoming inspection technicians
  • Active participation in internal audits


Key skills and Qualifications:


  • University degree, preferably in quality area or technical sciences
  • Desired previous experience in quality in automotive or similar industry
  • Experience in supplier quality area will be considered as an asset
  • Good knowledge and practical experience in using quality tools
  • Fluency in English
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office package
  • Minimum basic knowledge of IATF 16949 and ISO 9001 standards


Why Lear


We offer a fantastic place to work, opportunity to grow and being part of a company who places its people first.


What We Offer


  • Competitive Salary
  • Referral bonus
  • Organized transportation to the plant
  • Transportation allowance
  • Canteen on-site and paid meal allowance
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Minimum 24 vacation days
  • Gift vouchers for newborn






Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.

Applicants must submit their resumes for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.