Sr Automotive Quality Engineer

Andover, MA, US, 01810

Job Function:  Engineering
Req ID:  1059

Job Summary

The successful candidate will perform all aspects of Automotive Quality Engineering for a high volume highly complex electronic manufacturing operation in a fast paced environment. Must have a positive attitude, enjoy working with a team and be driven to achieve positive results.

Job Description

•    Work with Vicor across the Design and Operations organizations to implement Zero Defect designs and processes and internal procedure development to sustain the automotive model. 
•    Collaborate with project managers, the development team, operations and customers on process and product development and release.
•    Develop flow charts, FMEAs, and Control Plans to ensure customer requirements are met.
•    Define detailed inspection requirements and verify repeatability of critical measurement systems
•    Ensure effective communication and containment of quality concerns identified by internal and external customers.
•    Ensure effective root cause analysis and permanent corrective actions are implemented for quality issues.
•    Support with root cause analysis, 8D, problem solving, lessons learned while driving consistent improvements.  Presenting corrective actions to customers.
•    Responsible for Manufacturing process audits using LPA (Layered Process Audit) methodology.
•    Work with Design and Manufacturing Operations to solve quality problems while maintaining manufacturing efficiencies, meeting competitive business deadlines and increasing customer satisfaction levels.
•    Provide effective records and analysis of data to production and engineering to provide the basis for quality improvement and cost reduction.
•    Be knowledgeable of and ensure compliance of APQP process with all AIAG Manuals, including applicable CQI’s.
•    Coordinate, assemble and provide PPAP documentation that meets customer requirements.
•    Participate in MRB reviews and disposition process

Education / Qualifications

•    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering discipline 
•    3 – 5 years related experience
•    Good to strong knowledge of high volume electronics manufacturing processes
•    Good verbal and written communication skills
•    Good technical analytical skills 
•    Strong knowledge of quality assurance methods, tools and quality manufacturing processes
•    Strong attention to detail
•    Analysis, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
•    Ability to work in an ever changing environment

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Vicor is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability

Nearest Major Market: Boston