SUSS MicroOptics SA is part of the SUSS MicroTec Group (100%) and a leading manufacturer of microoptical components and systems for a broad range of industries. We are currently employing 70 people and are growing steadily. Applications of our microoptics can be found in the following industries: medical, semiconductor, telecom, datacom, optical sensing and research. All manufacturing takes place in-house. SUSS MicroOptics has a state-of-the-art cleanroom for fabricating microoptics on 200mm wafers. We are located in the beautiful Swiss three-lake region in the town Hauterive, Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Quality Manager

Location: Hauterive, Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Your Tasks

  • To ensure that the Quality Management System complies with IATF 16949:2016, Customer and regulatory/legal requirements
  • To prepare, participate and lead audits (internal and external)
  • To report on the performance of the Quality Management System (e.g., results of quality audits, corrective actions, etc.), and identify needs for improvements
  • To network with Customers on quality matters and focus on business efficiency and effectiveness
  • To contribute in Supplier development by reducing quality costs
  • To use relevant quality tools, and train staff and managers as appropriate
  • To manage non-conformities, 8D reports, PCN to customers, etc.

Experience & Skills

  • At least five years’ experience in quality management, preferably in the micro-technology or electronic industry
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Language: English. Fluent in German or French is an asset
  • Experience in automotive industry and being familiar with IATF 16949 Standard, AIAG Core Tools (APQP, FMEA, MSA, SPC, PPAP) and VDA 6.3 Process Audits are an asset

We offer

  • Rapid growing business environment
  • Positive working atmosphere in a motivated team
  • Multinational environment


If you recognize yourself in the description of a dynamic and communicative quality manager, send us your cover letter and resume to:

SUSS MicroOptics SA
Rouges-Terres 61
Hauterive 2068

Tel. +41 32 566 44 44