Quality Engineer - Frederick

1313 10/20/2017 Full Time
Engineering Frederick, OK USA Required in and outside the U.S.

Highlight of the Position

Provide technical support and ensure process and product compliance according to specific customer requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure conformance of the product by auditing the process/product.
  • Keep up to date control plans.
  • Responsible for the completion of/championing 8Ds and problem solving techniques.
  • Ensure follow-up on control run charts and quality data.
  • Actively participate in the PFMEA processes.
  • Ensure compliance within quality systems according to ISO 9000/IATF 16949 current standards.
  • Conduct applicable training for supervisors, team leaders and operators on aspects of quality systems.

Qualifications/Requirements/Competencies

  • Proficient verbal, written and presentation skills; communicate clearly with creditability and confidence.
  • Communicates effectively (verbal and written) with individuals at all levels inside and outside the company.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills consistent with the ability to identify key issues from a broad range of alternatives and recommended optimal solutions for various situations.
  • Consulting and influencing skills consistent with the ability to build relationships and influence parties; may include getting parties to embrace changing expectations and initiatives.
  • Ability to develop/coordinate cross-functional work groups/projects - yielding optimal outcome.
  • Working knowledge of a financial and economic analysis, project management, risk management.
  • Working knowledge of automotive manufacturing processes, practices, and challenges.
  • Proficiency in the following software applications: Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook; sufficient to apply and/or support the application with minimal instruction or guidance.
  • Deals effectively with resistance; takes positive steps to avoid the recurrence of errors through constructive critique.

Education

Minimum: Professional knowledge/skills normally acquired through the completion of Bachelor’s degree program in Engineering.

Preferred: Chemical or Industrial engineering degree and/or CQE certified.

Experience

Minimum: Knowledge and skills typically acquired through 3-plus years’ experience managing ISO 9000/IATF 16949 systems, methodology 8D´s, SPC, Core Tool, FMEA, and APQP.