Quality Engineer

St Marys, Pennsylvania
Advanced Sensors HQ
Depends on Experience  Annual
Full Time


Functional Scope:  Engineering support for department and quality liaison for customers.  Responsible for advanced product quality activities, support product/process changes to meet customer requirements. 


Position Specifications: 4-year technical degree or minimum 4 years relevant experience, preferably in the automotive industry.  ASQ certification, highly analytical/qualitative, strong problem solving & interpersonal skills, inspection/measurement/test equipment calibration, manage multiple projects simultaneously, excellent oral/written communications, Microsoft proficiency and proven multiple project leadership and process development experience. 


Essential Functions: 

  • Regular attendance
  • Must be able to perform all essential functions of the position, with or without accommodations
  • Provide engineering support to the Quality department
  • Drive advanced quality product initiatives by working cross functionally with other areas from initial notification through product launch, including PPAP
  • Customer liaison with ownership of inquiries, concerns, issues and general information
  • Thorough understanding of customer scorecards and drive needed improvements
  • Support sourcing with supplier development/approval
  • Draft and revise reports, procedures and documents
  • Lead quality management system reviews
  • Ensure full site quality compliance and maintain sustainable/effective QMS
  • Conducts internal/external product, process, system and layered audits
  • Ensures complaints/failures are resolved timely
  • Identify, implement and support methods to improve site quality metrics including 1st pass yield, scrap, rework and defect reduction
  • Provide active input to continuous improvement
  • Analyze/interpret quality results/information
  • Travel as necessary


Secondary Functions:

-     Train others

-     Understand and follow applicable Company practices, policies and procedures.

-     Work safely

  • Other functions as assigned




Physical Demands with or without Reasonable Accommodations:

-     Standing/walking/sitting

-     May require bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, twisting, stretching, stooping.

-     Lifting or transporting light to heavy items (up to 25 lbs).

-    Ability to tolerate fumes, odor and noise.

-     Repetitive motions.

-     Ability to apply mental processes, in order to understand and follow verbal and/or written instructions.

-     Ability to remain calm and in control, even when under pressure & ability to manage stress.

-     Ability to concentrate as position is subject to frequent distractions.

-     Ability to adapt to change.

-     Visual acuity, must be able to distinguish full range of colors.