Engineer - Quality(LIMS)



NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. We design, manufactures and install low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission.


Do you want to be a part of the change against green energy? Do not hesitate, apply and join the journey NKT drives! 


We are looking for a Quality Engineer for the department Material Technology in Chennai (India)

As Quality Engineer - LIMS, you will be responsible for maintaining and improving the quality of data and processes in the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) by ensuring timely completion of LIMS orders and auditing the execution process.

In this role, the main responsibility is to support the lab processes rather than develop the system itself.


The role is mainly about:

  • Internal follow up and auditing/checking of the assignments in LIMS in accordance with process (like filled in fields, Traceability & compliance of reports to internal Technical Documentation standards etc.)
  • Report on how well we are performing the work we are supposed to do.
  • Improve the system by analysing and reporting the why behind any deviations with suggestions for improvement actions.
  • Work with Laboratory Manager to identify the requirements in auditing the process in LIMS.
  • Follow up internally to close LIMS assignments in a timely manner
  • Audit the assignments in LIMS in accordance with process for completeness of
    filled in fields, Traceability & compliance of reports to internal Technical Documentation standards etc
  • Monthly report out the level adherence to process by defining various metrics,
    for eg: No. of orders executed , delayed, deviations etc.
  • Analyse and identify the root cause for deviations and drive actions for improvement (Process & system) , interfacing with Order Handler, Developers, Laboratory Engineers

We are looking for an analytical team player who is thorough and methodical in their work and are eager to learn. We expect you to enjoy laboratory work, to be a service-oriented person with a passion to engage and support your co-workers. Responsibility, quality awareness, engagement and flexibility are important personal characteristics.


Your profile:

  • Engineering Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechanical or Chemical discipline
  • 6+ years of overall experience, of which, at least
  • 2+ years of experience in working with International teams, preferably European
  • 2+ years in Quality Management system and audit environment
  • Any exposure to Testing / Laboratory environment would be an advantage Languages
  • Proficiency in English is must, as strong written and spoken communication skills.
  • German or Swedish knowledge is an added benefit

Join us for a greener future

NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work. ​

This role will offer you great possibilities to contribute to our growth journey. You will gain exciting opportunities to develop your own career. 

Sound interesting? Then we’d like to speak to you. Even if you don’t tick all the boxes – let us know. Knowledge gaps can be filled and the most important thing is your potential, motivation and eager to contribute to our future growth. Read more about our offer and listen to some voices of NKT Connectors here!


In case you have any inquiries about the recruitment process please reach out to  Ganesan, Talent Acquisition Specialist,
Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail.


Be a Connector of the green tomorrow!





About NKT  
At the factory in Karlskrona, NKT is designing, developing and manufacturing the high-voltage power cable solutions enabling the transition to renewable energy. Here, you will join a diverse organization at an internationally recognized engineering center operating one of the most advanced high-voltage test halls, a state-of-the-art cable manufacturing and the NKT Victoria – the most sustainable cable-laying vessel in the offshore industry. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology - designing, manufacturing and installing low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions and accessories that support the green transition. NKT is headquartered in Denmark, employs 4,500 people in more than 15 countries, and realized revenue of EUR 2,1 billion in 2022. We connect a greener world.



Posting Date:  11 Oct 2023

Chennai, IN, 600032

Type:  Permanent
Requisition ID:  4121

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