Quality Engineer- Auto Industry Distribution Services

In partnership with our client, a global leader in metals manufacturing, we are seeking an experienced Quality Engineer to support our client’s Mobile, AL advanced steel finishing facility. This is a direct hire opportunity.

 

JOB SUMMARY

The ideal candidate will provide strong engineering support through process optimization and continuous improvement within the QA Design business unit to meet the quality goals of the business.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Leading product and process optimization through continuous improvement of AHSS and GEN3 steels
  • Support manufacturing technology and product development in the tactical implementation of the commercial business plan
  • Analyze customer and industry materials specifications for mill capability to meet dimensional, chemical, mechanical, and other characteristics
  • Act as technical liaison between the customer, sales, technical services, and the mill quality / operations for new business opportunities existing business & production order regarding product quality aspects
  • Develop, maintain, and track performance of quality business management systems for compliance, and conduct periodic internal audits of quality systems

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering, Materials or Metallurgical Engineering, or related field
  • 5 years of experience in research, operations, quality assurance, product development and/or manufacturing
  • Experience in application of Lean Six Sigma to improve product performance and reliability through process redesign
  • Experience in failure investigation and root cause analysis in metallurgical or steel manufacturing environment
  • Metallurgical understanding of the production and processing of AHSS and GEN3 Steels
  • Strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to competently handle a fast-paced environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Technological acumen including proficiency with Microsoft products
  • SAP experience preferred
  • MES and statistical analysis experience preferred

 

Client provides industry leading compensation package including relocation, annual bonus, PTO, paid holidays, matching 401k, and more. Equal Opportunity Employer.