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Quality Manager (f/m/d)


Dec 1, 2022

Freiburg im Breisgau, Deutschland

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ionysis is looking for a Quality Manager (f/m/d)

ionysis develops next-generation membrane electrode assemblies for electrochemical converters. Even if this sounds like a foreign language to you, don’t stop reading just yet. Our excellent tech team takes care of pushing the performance and durability goals of our fuel cells, while you might be the perfect fit to create an environment that supports the standardization of processes, identifies the cause of defects, minimizes process variability and that follows relevant industry norms. 

As a recently founded and well-funded start-up based in beautiful Freiburg, we are looking for a Quality Manager (f/m/d). You complement the current research-driven tech-team by a strong focus on process and product quality. You are familiar with process improvement methods, norms and quality control tools. Your friends would describe you as super organized person, with an eager eye, very empathetic and always coming up with a solution to a problem. 

What we do

To stop climate change and reach Net Zero, ionysis seeks to decarbonize mobility and industry with innovative electrochemical devices. We focus on the core of any electrochemical converter: the membrane electrode assembly (MEA). We develop and manufacture MEAs based on most performant fluorine-free materials. As a spin-off of Hahn-Schickard and the university of Freiburg, we combine scientific excellence with entrepreneurial spirit to bring our innovations to market and scale.  

Your responsibilities

  • Create a culture for quality control and management 

  • Manage quality control, improvement, and optimization of the MEA production process  

  • Establish relevant industry norms 

  • Preparation and implementation of standard operating procedures  

  • Establish a quality management system 

  • Training of employees and being our quality management evangelist 

Your qualifications

  • Enthusiasm for fighting climate change and contributing to Net Zero 

  • Knowledge about or deep interest in process optimization methods such as six sigma 

  • Analytical mindset and knowledge of statistics 

  • Background in engineering, ideally with experience in manufacturing industry 

  • Being familiar with or willing to dive into norms  

  • Attention to detail, excellent coordination, time management and organizational skills 

  • Ability to show initiative and think ahead, to work independently  

  • Business-level fluency in German and English 

What we offer

  • Opportunity to join an early-stage well-financed start-up and shape the culture and processes 

  • Opportunity to grow with the company  

  • A motivated team with flat hierarchies, valuing collaboration with each other independent of your role at ionysis

  • 30 vacation days per year 

  • Virtual stock options for all new hires and for exceptional performance

  • A modern and well-equipped office in Freiburg and the opportunity to occasionally work in a vibrant co-working space in Berlin 

before you apply

Make sure you application is complete:

  • CV

  • Short motivational letter

  • Certificates

  • References, if applicable

Send you application as one PDF file to

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