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Quality Management Engineer -- Projects in Newport News, VA at Continental

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

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Job Description

Overview
Development and production launch that will allow to have a flawless production and to meet customer quality expectations
Responsible to arrange that all quality related and safety aspects during the development & launch process are covered (internal, supplier and customer) as described in the corresponding development procedure in cooperation with the PM. In case of deviations make sure the appropriate corrective actions are taken.
Pursuing that the required methods in a project are implemented according to Project Plan/Quality Plan, which includes Quality Gates, APQP, Launch Readiness and knowledge management.

Core Responsibilities
• Continuous checking for adherence to PLC process until Production Pursuing (i.e. requesting, supporting, tracking) the application of procedures, quality methods & tools related to project needs.
• Continuous quality reporting which must contain the implementation status of measures and results according to Quality Plan and status of correction measures in case of deviations to meet planned targets
• Collect Lessons Learned of assigned project and verify if they are published
• Verify applicability of lessons learned from other projects
• Responsible to arrange that all quality related and safety aspects during the development & launch process are covered (internal, supplier and customer) as described in the corresponding procedures in cooperation with the PM
• Development and maintenance of the Quality Plan following the requirements of PLC process with the target to assure flawless production launch for the assigned projects
• Definition of project quality targets (including warranty agreement).
• Controlling of project specific quality actions according to Quality Plan
• Identification and tracking of quality­related findings before they affect external customers.
• Set­up and tracking the measurement equipment used off­line. Release MSA of all measurement equipment used for production
• Release of Control Plan, product design and delivery, product changes, product deviations, Safe Launch Plan, LSR audits.
• Moderator and release of risk management, safe launch readiness reviews
• Support PM for the organization of milestone reviews and gate release
• Review of all D/P­FMEA risks and actions to reduce high Risk Priority Number (RPN)
• Promoting identification of D/P­FMEA risks and actions to reduce high Risk Priority Number (RPN)
• Moderator of milestone project reviews
• Management of PPAPand ISIR. Tracking of Safe Launch Concept
• Handover to QMPP( Production) during ramp­up phase

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelors in Engineering
• 0-3+ year experience in quality management systems
• Experience in advanced problem solving / tools ( KT / KATA/ 8D / DFSS / Six Sigma)
• Strong MS office suite skills

Prefer Qualifications
• 3 years’ experience in the Automotive Industry

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