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Advanced Quality Engineer
United States - CA - Hayward
As a Advanced Quality Engineer you will be responsible for product Launch Advance
Quality Planning duties, as defined by the Yanfeng business operating systems requirements and applicable customer requirements. These responsibilities are
typically assigned and executed for specific Launch programs.
1. Develop the Past Problem Roadmap for Launch program.
2. Facilitate/participate in the Engineering development
of Design Failure Mode and Effects
Analysis (DMEA) documents for assigned Launch programs.
3. Facilitate/participate in the Manufacturing
development of Process Flows (PF) and Process
Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) documents for
assigned Launch programs.
4. Facilitate and assure development of Design and
Process Control Plans. These shall be
based on customer requirements, Characteristic Matrix and
5. Facilitate and assure development of appropriate
Measurement System Analysis (MSA) plan for the Launch. Identify appropriate
statistical tools and techniques required for assessing process capability and
verify all measuring devices are included on the Control Plan and PDFSS
6. Ensure preparation and on-time delivery of new product
Launch related Customer Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) packages.
7. Ensure that Launch related Customer, internal and
supplier quality corrective actions (8D’s) meet the required timing, quality and format.
8. Ensure initial capability studies are properly
performed and documented for initial builds and product changes affecting
special characteristics, and that Customer and internal requirements are met
(or a written Customer deviation is obtained).
9. Ensure compliance to all applicable quality
Customer-specific systems and requirements.
- Bachelor's degree in
Quality, Engineering, or Science related field.
- 5-7 years of related
work experience in Automotive Manufacturing environment is strongly preferred.
- Experience with
ISO/QS/TS Quality Systems is required. Lead Auditor certification is
- Experience in Advanced
Quality Planning including strong proficiency with the AIAG Advanced Quality
Planning and Control Plan, FMEAs, PPAPs, MSA and Statistical Process Control
- Knowledge of statistical
concepts, design of experiments and problem solving methodology is
required. Six Sigma certification or equivalent experience is required.
Black Belt certification and experience with Minitab software is highly
- Knowledge and experience
in Lean Manufacturing methods is highly desirable.
- Strong interpersonal and
communication skills, including ability to work in a self-directed environment.
mechanical/technical skills and ability to read engineering drawings are
desirable. GD&T proficiency is highly desirable.
- Excellent problem
solving skills, including experience preparing problem solving documents such
- Experience working
directly with customers and suppliers, particularly automotive related.
- Ability to work in startup