Senior Advanced Quality Engineer

Senior Advanced Quality Engineer

Detroit, MI

We are partnered with a global leader and manufacturer of automotive electronics that is seeking an experienced advanced Quality Engineer to join its growing team. The ideal candidate will possess 5+ plus years of experience working in an automotive quality environment, preferably automotive electronics. This is not your average Quality Engineering position. In this role you will be asked to develop strong relationships at the upper levels of management within the customer base. You will also be involved with managing and driving advanced quality standards for next generation automobiles. As the Quality Engineer you will work with a global team to help develop a best in class quality organization. The company is well respected for its development and delivery of high quality products, this position is a vital component to the success of the group and company.

Required experience:

  • Good understanding of quality disciplines, including Statistical Process Control, various problem solving techniques and quality metrics
  • Warranty investigation experience of electronic automotive components and resolution of customer part quality issues.
  • Good computer and presentation skills, ISO TS16949 Audit Criteria a plus
  • Production Park Approval Process (PPAP)

Responsibilities:

  • Key contact for early notification of customer or field quality issues
  • Overall responsibility for completion of customer and Company required quality documentation for designed project area.
  • Be the technical quality liaison between the Company, Account Team, PPAP and Customers to enable a flawless new product launch or transition.
  • Assure plans and activities support Company’s KPIs, customer quality benchmarks and internal gate reviews
  • Leads project team in development and implementation of APQP & DFMEA, coordinates plan development of PFMEA.
  • Inspects, approves or rejects incoming prototype part samples from plant and sub-suppliers
  • Facilitates Company Supplier Quality, Material Development and Hardware teams to investigate and deliver the documentation required by the customer.
  • Responsible for the quality activities so that all quality functions during the design, development, launch and during production parts, in the AQE’s area of responsibility, are completed on schedule.

If you are looking to find a position in a company that is world class, well respected and boasts a strong employee satisfaction and retention rate this may be the opportunity you have been seeking. We are actively interviewing please send us your resume as soon as you are able.

Degree:  BSEE or equivalent preferred

Salary:  Base plus bonus and outstanding benefits

Relocation expenses are available