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Job Description


Our projects include the design, development and production of yokeless axial flux motors and generators. Our next-generation machines are an essential part of the drivetrain for future electric vehicles. With focus on (OEM) motor development for electric vehicles, we'd like to support our operational team with a hands-on Quality Manager.


Your responsibilities?

Initially you will support the establishment of quality operations at Magnax. We are currently deploying a small-scale cutting-edge motor manufacturing production line. Quality systems, processes and standards will be implemented for R&D operations and low volume production. Secondly, you develop and support automotive standard quality systems and implement these in our products for large scale production at our contract manufacturer facility. For the latter, you work in team with Engineering and the QA team of the contract manufacturer.

As a part of the above, and on an ongoing basis you will also:


  • Develop the Magnax manufacturing quality management system, with automotive standards in mind.

  • Responsible for quality audit, quality investigations, and quality analysis in
       * Magnax prototyping and low volume production area (A, B and C sample development).
       * Contract manufacturer site (large volume production).

  • Develop the internal PPAP system and adapt automotive concepts to Magnax, as appropriate, to add value but not drive unnecessary cost.

  • Request, receive, review, and make necessary improvements to supplier quality documentation which may include quality plans, PFMEAs, PPAPs, corrective actions (8D), flow charts, etc.

  • Ensure to deliver customer quality documentation.

  • Take the lead in case of customer complaints.

  • Act as a liaison with suppliers and engineering on Advance Product Quality Planning (APQP) projects and ensure suppliers are on track and capable for new launches.

  • Promptly identify and analyse manufacturing process related problems.

  • Analyze customer (internal and external) data and take actions to fulfill quality requirements.

  • Assist in the Improvement of the areas of Safety, Quality, Productivity, Cost and Development Key

  • Performance Indicators (KPIs) for Mass Production and New Model launch.

  • Responsible for future quality staffing, training process development, equipment and systems.


Who are we looking for?

  • Professional experience as a quality assurance or quality inspection engineer / manager, preferably in automotive or related industries.

  • Manufacturing, or Production Engineering experience in a manufacturing environment; with a preference for Quality Assurance.

  • ISO9001/ QS9000 management experience.

  • Knowledge in QM Core Tools (e.g. FMEA, APQP, SPC, 8D, MSA, PPAP)

  • IATF 16949 experience

  • ISO 9001 / IATF 16949 auditor skills

  • You have a hands-on mentality and you see building systems from the ground up as a great challenge.  

  • You are not afraid of a startup environment.

  • You are fluent in English, verbal and written.

  • Magnax has a positive openminded culture, so we expect the same from our new team members.

What can we offer?


  • A full-time position in an inspiring high-tech environment.

  • Magnax is a fast-growing company. This means that you'll have a lot of impact on the future. of the company and your own career.

  • You'll have flexibility in terms of working hours.

  • An attractive salary package with extralegal benefits.
  • Send your CV + motivation to  J O B S ( A T) M A G N A X . C O M
  • Deze vacature is gericht aan mogelijke kandidaten voor de beschreven functie, en is geen uitnodiging aan werving en selectiekantoren of andere gelijkaardige dienstverleners. Als je een werving en selectie bureau, interimkantoor of andere tussenpersoon of dienstverlener bent, en toch een kandidaat of profiel voorstelt, dan ga je akkoord met de voorwaarden van Magnax hieronder vermeld, en aanvaard je expliciet en zonder enig voorbehoud dat jouw voorwaarden niet van toepassing zijn. Als je hiermee niet akkoord bent, word je verzocht geen profielen/kandidaten door te sturen. Door het doorsturen van een profiel/kandidaat word je geacht onze voorwaarden te hebben aanvaard. 

    Magnax Voorwaarden werving en selectie 
  • Indien binnen een periode van 12 maanden nadat een kandidaat is voorgesteld, deze kandidaat door Magnax wordt aangeworven, doch enkel in zoverre deze kandidaat niet eerder rechtstreeks Magnax heeft gecontacteerd of vice versa of via een andere derde is voorgesteld, zal Magnax als volgt een forfaitair bedrag voor slot van alle rekening betalen:Bij de indiensttreding van of begin van de dienstverlening door de voorgestelde kandidaat, mag 2.500 euro worden gefactureerd. Nadat de voorgestelde kandidaat zes maanden in dienst is bij Magnax of anderszins prestaties levert aan Magnax, mag een tweede schijf van 2.500 euro worden gefactureerd. De facturen zijn betaalbaar 30 dagen na factuurdatum. De voormelde bedragen zijn exclusief BTW. 

  • This vacancy is addressed to potential candidates for the described position, and is by no means an invitation to recruitment agencies or other similar service providers. If you are a search- and selection agency, interim office or other third party service provider, and nevertheless decide to introduce a candidate or profile to us, you agree with the Magnax terms and conditions set forth hereinafter, and you explicitly agree without any reservation whatsoever that your terms and conditions will not govern our relationship. If you disagree, please do not send us any profiles or candidates. Introducing a candidate will be deemed acceptance of our terms and conditions.

  • Magnax terms and conditions for search and selection
  • If within a period of twelve months after a candidate has been introduced, this candidate is being hired by Magnax, but only insofar this candidate has not before applied with or been solicited  by Magnax, or been introduced by another third party, Magnax will pay the following fixed fee for full and final settlement: At the start of the employment or the providing of services by the introduced candidate, 2.500 euro may be invoiced. After six months of employment or services by the introduced candidate, a second instalment of 2.500 euro may be invoiced. The invoices are payable 30 days after the invoice date. Amounts are excluding VAT.

Why Magnax?

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Magnax is a Belgian startup team combining unique practical engineering and commercial start-up experience with world-class electric machine research. In this innovative and high-tech environment you will develop knowledge and competencies and work with the newest technologies.



We are building next-generation electric motors based on axial flux technology. We have developed a unique, proprietary variant of yokeless axial flux machines, which provide a step change in efficiency, size, reliability, manufacturing resource requirement, and cost-effectiveness. The new technology is used for ultra-light electric motors.


The Front Runner in Electric Machines

Why you'll love Magnax

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Magnax enables industrial innovation with direct-drive motor and generator technology that outperforms in efficiency, weight, reliability, and cost- effectiveness.

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As you work with team members, your role will evolve over time. In our environment, you'll learn fast.


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As part of this challenge, you will enjoy an instructive position in an international context, and develop with the next assignments.

Magnax Axial Flux Direct Drive Generators and Motors