Advanced Quality Engineer at IMMI in Westfield, Indiana

Posted in Other 2 days ago.





Job Description:

Responsibilities
  • Work with Quality management or Program Management to plan and prioritize projects that are in accordance with the objectives and strategic plans of the company.
  • Lead activity to ensure the Process Flow Diagram (PFD) and PFMEA define the process and manage / reduce risk prior to product launch.
  • Assist with new product launches, work with Operations, provide training and create / update Control Plans to assure customer expectations for quality, performance and delivery. May require the design of quality gages and fixtures.
  • Responsible for Product / Process change management control. Insuring change risk is managed and when applicable, customer approval is secured.
  • Respond to customer inquiries in a prompt, courteous and professional manner. I
  • Issue RMAs and launch problem-solving activity. Submit problem-solving status into customer portals as required. Lead a team to determine root cause. Define, document and implement effective corrective actions to assure customer satisfaction.
  • Prepare dimensional layout and compile relevant documentation for PPAP submission. Submit PPAPs into customer portals when required.
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives to improve product reliability, process consistency and quality metrics for all IMMI products.
  • Provide reliable technical engineering expertise to Quality Auditors and Operations personnel as needed.
  • Maintain a high level of knowledge and understanding of relevant customer and regulatory standards.
  • Understand and control design features and critical characteristics that impact product performance.
  • Lend engineering expertise to the Material Review Board. When needed, provide appropriate resource direction to evaluate non-conforming product for use.
  • Monitor performance against all relevant Control Plans.
  • Other duties necessary to support the quality team

Qualifications

  • Education
    • Associate Degree + 6 years' experience or Bachelor of Science in Engineering + 3 years' experience.
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
    • Strong problem-solving skills are essential to this position. Experience with six sigma, Fishbone, 5 Why, error-proofing or equivalent problem-solving techniques preferred.
    • Knowledge of AIAG Core Tools
    • Be able to read product drawings with knowledge of GD&T
    • Knowledge of ISO 9001 or IATF 16949 or similar Quality Management Audit standards.
    • Proven skill at managing multiple projects with the ability to complete tasks on time.
    • Must have excellent communication skills coupled with strong interpersonal skills.
    • Experience with metal stamping, metal forming and coatings.
    • Travel as the need arises for training, seminars, and customer visits both inside and outside the country.
    • Working knowledge of Oracle, Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word), Minitab are essential for the Quality Engineer.