The Quality Engineer will ensure confidence in the quality of
Seek products, services, and its Quality
Management System. Works closely with the Director of Quality to
support a quality culture able to
achieve Zero Defects and On Time Delivery to customers. This is
a Salaried Exempt position, with
considerable independent judgement and decision making.
Monitoring & Measuring of Product
? Ensure products adhere to all defined requirements and
? Develop and/or define appropriate inspection methodologies and
? Develop Inspection Plans for raw materials, components, and
the manufacture/assembly of product.
? Develop/improve, implement, and train Inspection Processes and
? Establish statistical confidence by determining Sampling
? Provide leadership and guidance to all personnel performing
inspection, test and/or calibration processes.
? Maintenance of Quality KPI's
Monitoring & Measuring of Process
? Work with Manufacturing Engineering to develop, roll out and
maintain Measurement Systems Analysis
and SPC Programs to reduce variability and achieve goals of Zero
? Develop, implement, and manage effective nonconformance
management processes and controls
appropriate for ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and IATF 16949 certified
o Effective control of all nonconforming materials awaiting
review, disposition determination and
o Scrapped materials are permanently marked and destroyed.
o On-time processing of nonconformances
o Adequate containment, Quality Alerts and other immediate
activities are completed and
o Failure analysis where needed and suggest corrective actions
on recurring or systemic
? Support Customers (Internal/External) with questions, concerns
or needed knowledge regarding part or
service quality or the QMS.
? Coordinate with customers relating to quality trends,
performance, and corrective action.
? Analyze issues reported via customer feedback, customer
complaints (including RMA) and determine
need for/actions to correct or improve.
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? Work with Purchasing and Materials to:
? Ensure the review, approval, and monitoring of suppliers,
including supplier audits.
? Ensure raw materials and component parts meet quality
? Initiate programs to enhance supplier performance.
? Coordinate with suppliers regarding performance and any needed
improvements or corrective
? Perform Internal Audits as assigned
? Perform Root Cause Analysis and implement 8D Corrective
Actions as required
? Work cross functionally to support other functions to
effectively complete and implement 8D corrective
? Work with Manufacturing Engineering to continually develop and
improve lean enterprise techniques and
drive continuous improvement efforts in the factory to drive
efficiency, effectiveness, and overall
? Revise and/or create needed documentation for the effective
management of the QMS.
Product Realization Support
? Work with Design Teams to identify and implement adequate
? Work with Engineering to support PFMEA and Control Plans
? Work with Engineering to support APQP/PPAP.
? Interact with product development committees to inspect and
review engineering releases.
? Ensure process control documents adhere with set
? Interact with manufacturing and engineering teams to optimize
documentation related to quality and
? Provide Training on quality related processes and documents as
? Participate in Management Review
SKILLS KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
? Interpret complex mechanical drawings (blueprints), Parts
Lists, BOMs, Data Lists, mechanical test
reports, chemical analysis reports, thermal and environmental
? Strong knowledge of Inspection methodologies, techniques, and
processes, including the use of Sampling
? Application of Quality Control practices and principles
((sampling, inspection plans, GD&T.)
? Application of Quality Assurance Processes (FAI, MSA, APQP,
? Application of nonconforming output processes (MRB).
? Work to IATF 16949:2016 or other quality management systems
experience (e.g., ISO9001, ISO13485,
? Strong understanding of root cause analysis & problem-solving
tools & methodologies.
? Strong writing skills to craft documented information for the
use of multiple skill and experience levels.
? Strong Computer Skills: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and
? Experience with Agile PLM and NetSuite platforms desired.
? Must be a US Citizen or have Permanent Resident status.
? Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline.
? 5+ years of experience working as a Quality Engineer in an
ISO, AS or IATF Quality System
? Open to considering less qualifications given the right