Quality Engineer



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Up to USD0.00 per year

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Branch Information

Michigan Engineering - (USA) 2851 Charlevoix Drive Southeast Suite 323 MI Grand Rapids , MI 49546



Job Description

Job Responsibilities:

* Planning and execution of the quality concept in accordance with the customer specific requirements and Standards

* Work in conjunction with the AQE during the development phase to resolve customer quality issues in the project development phase

* Initiator and champion of customer 8D reports (root cause analysis, corrective, and preventive actions)

* Carry out and document process audits (internal and external) and verify their efficiency

* Key participant in the alignment of key process documentation (Process Flow, PFMEA, CP, Process sheets, inspection sheets, safe launch checklists, etc...)

* Owner of the Control Plan

* Responsible for customer KPI reporting through scorecard management and scorecard prediction

* Active member of the plant team and the product development team, working with all functional areas to improve and meet customer expectations and demands

* Responsible for reporting scrap details to plant team and management

* Responsible for re-validation testing and mitigation of any testing failures

* Coordination of initial sampling to the customer until the release and planning of re-qualification tests

* Participation in the QRQC and the owner of the WPS Q-dimensions

* Creation of product control plan and test instructions

* Optimization of quality planning processes

* On time and professional handling of customer claims following customer specific requirements and 8D-methodology

* Creation of timelines for QM tasks

* Execution of analyses incl. the application of statistical software (e.g. QS Status)

* Execution of capability and measurement capability studies to ensure that capabilities are given

* Participation in feasibility commitments, risk-analyses, creation of book of duty and implementation of required processes

* Coordinate the tasks for creation and collection of documentation for product and process release (PPAP)

* Tracking of quality targets and initiation of necessary corrective actions

* Customer PPAP and Re-qualification releases

* Initiate internal incident reports (8D-reports)

* Authority to stop production and/or shipments

* Authority to release production

* Initiate Deviation Requests

* Initiate production changes and/or sorts (quality alerts, containments/Q3)

Education and Experience:

* Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field

* Experience in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering or automotive engineering and the core tools (FMEA, Control Plan, PPAP, MSA, APQP, SPC)

* 2+ years' experience in quality assurance in the automotive sector

* Process and technology knowledge

* Experience in the application Q-methods and QM-systems

* Good Knowledge of quality related customer 's and legal requirements

* Basic knowledge of product liability law

* High operational readiness, assertiveness, and self-reliance as well as team spirit and good communication skills

* Ability to work under pressure

* MS Office Suite and SAP skills

* Professional behavior in association with customer and suppliers

* Analytical and structured thinker