UPPAP Supplier Quality Engineer

QuEST Global Engineering
Windsor Locks
Oct 09, 2016
Nov 06, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Essential Job Functions: ?? Provide part and process verification of aerospace components produced at Tier 1, 2, 3 suppliers. ?? Drive consistency and adherence to quality procedures and specification requirements\ ?? Conduct Process Capability, Statistical Process Control, Capacity Assessment, Rate Readiness Assessments, Risk Assessments, Gage R&R studies of the supply base to meet QuEST's customers' quantity and schedule demands ?? Special process Audits, Quality System Audits, Supplier Health Assessments, Value stream mapping, First Article assessment, FAIR ?? Be the technical focal regarding design intent, material processing, and part inspection / qualification through direct interfacing with the identified supply base ?? Quality Clinic, Drawing Revision and Review, MRB, DFMEA, PFMEA, Control Plan, Controlled build review, Lean Tools, ACE Tools, Red "X", UPPAP Secondary Job Functions: ?? Support project management and program management to quote and close work packages ?? Develop work instructions to implement best practices / lessons learned and ensure repeatability ?? Collaborate, mentor, and train other QuEST Team Members. ?? Participate in technical reviews within your knowledge base Specialized Knowledge / Skills ?? Ability to work under minimal supervision to execute the 'Essential Job Functions' required ?? Ability to interpret Engineering drawings / GD&T specifications required ?? Review level knowledge of the UPPAP and FAI processes desired ?? Knowledge of Aerospace products, manufacturing process planning / measurement and PFMEA desired ?? Ability to managing vendors in the aerospace industry desired ?? Experience with AS9100, ISO9001, APQP, QMS, Lean/Six Sigma preferred ?? SAP / MPR /ERP system familiarity preferred ?? Proficiency with MS Office products Excel and PowerPoint required Education, Training, and Experience ?? 4-7 years in Supply Chain / Quality Management, Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering o 1+ years in the Aerospace domain preferred ?? BS degree in Engineering or Technical field (or equivalent experience) ?? Project Management, Training, Auditing experience strongly preferred ?? ASQ or similar certifications preferred Personal Work Attributes ?? Self-motivated, disciplined, and organized ?? Passion for developing technical and business solutions ?? Ability to persuade and influence without authority ?? Excellent verbal and written communication skills Core Value Alignment: Customer Focus: Strive to exceed our customers' expectations each and every time Teamwork: Draw strength from teamwork / collaboration irrespective of geographical, organizational, and cultural boundaries. Accountability: We shall be quality conscious, process disciplined and strive for continuous improvement. Change Championship: Change is embraced, our employees are adopters of new initiatives, and we reinvent ourselves as the market demands. With the continued growth of QuEST, there are many opportunities and needs for team members to explore new disciplines, change functions, and take on leadership roles. Some of these roles and opportunities include: ?? Execution within multiple services ?? Technical Leadership ?? Project Management ?? Personnel Management ?? Geographic flexibility ?? Account Management and Sales ?? Enabler roles, such as Human Resources, Technology Development, and IT ?? Quality Management QuEST's continued success is based on the sustained alignment to the core values. Please be prepared to discuss the alignment of your personal values to these core values. Typical Career Paths ?? Technical Leadership responsibilities: execute increasingly complex tasks autonomously, provide technical guidance, review other team members' work, evaluate capabilities, develop team competencies, develop and improve technical processes, create technical collateral, and create technical tools. ?? Managerial Leadership responsibilities: project management, personnel management, alignment of team members' efforts, set and evaluates annual goals, performance feedback, hire and onboard, and strategic business decision-making. Physical Requirements & Work Environment: ?? Office and Shop Floor Environments ?? Services Oriented: Must be able to meet multiple commitments for QuEST's customers ?? Common activities include sitting, walking and standing. ?? Substantial amounts of telephone and computer work. ?? Heavily Regulated Industries with strict adherence to procedures ?? Flexibility to meet business deadlines by staying late or arriving early. ?? Ability to use personal transportation to visit customer locations ?? Due to the nature of the work, all candidates must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Location: (Windsor, Ct.) Travel: Up to 40% Compensation Type: Salary Status: Full-Time Reports to: Team Lead

Company Description:

About QuEST Global:
QuEST Global is an Engineering Solutions company incorporated in 1997 in Schenectady, NY, with current headquarters in Singapore. QuEST's culture, focused around the QuEST core values (Customer Focus, Change Championship, Accountability, and Teamwork) as well as our passion for engineering, has allowed QuEST to be recognized as one of the leading global Engineering Services providers in the world.

QuEST caters to multiple high technology verticals such as Aero Engines, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial Products, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Power Generation, Oil & Gas and Nuclear Engineering. Our portfolio of services and solutions covers all aspects of the product development and engineering process such as Product Design, Product Development, Prototyping, Testing, Certification, Manufacturing Support, Product Support (sustenance, repair, documentation, etc.), Product re-engineering, as well Consulting Services. With our diversified portfolio and geographic spread we have been able to conceptualize, design & develop, test, manufacture, certify and support different kinds of products worldwide.

QuEST Global Engineering has a Global Product Development framework that is anchored on a local-global approach to Product Engineering to ensure close co-operation between the customer teams and QuEST's Global teams. We have successfully implemented a network of collaboration across teams in 21 geographically dispersed engineering centers catering to an exclusive list of customers. QuEST is a unique company that has cracked the code for stitching multi-national engineering teams to work together as one team to serve our demanding customers providing high quality product design and engineering services.

QuEST is a global company and employs the best of talent across geographies India, North America, UK, Spain, Italy and Australia.

QuEST Global is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.