Role Summary:The Advanced Quality Engineer drives and owns all quality aspects of cross-functional projects, including New Product Development, Product Support, and Value Engineering. This includes Design for Six Sigma, reliability engineering, product specifications, design controls, and evaluation of nonconforming product analysis in a project team environment. This person will facilitate and conduct formal Risk Analysis using standard quality engineering tools. This individual will have primary responsibility to ensure desired design and product performance levels are met in compliance with all applicable quality and regulatory requirements. The primary focus of this position is to reduce total quality cost to the organization and continuously improve product quality.Essential Responsibilities:
Drives all short and long term quality aspects in new product development projects. Represents the quality function and fully integrates into the New Product Development (NPD) teams from idea to concept to launch of new products in global markets.
Applies advanced quality techniques to evaluate current processes and product performance to reduce return rates.
Works with suppliers and internal teams on continuous quality improvement of products in market.
Organizes and presents quality data to the organization in a clear and concise manner.
Facilitates and participates in any necessary rework, recall and/or troubleshooting activities.