Share this Job
Location: 

Juarez, MX

Quality Director

Summary: Head of the quality regional organization with responsibility for development and implementation of quality systems and its compliance. Exercises broad judgment and decision-making authority on quality related matters. Drive quality metrics improvements and ultimate customer satisfaction.

Responsible to manage all quality functions under the position, including Quality systems, APQP, Supplier Quality, Regional Quality along with managing the supplier base and customer liaison base at customer Plants.

 

Requirements:

APQP / PPAP

  • Product quality planning timing (prototype, pilot, launch, ECN)
  • Product / process design, development and validation
  • Customer specific requirements for planning process: Ford: LRR, GM: R&R, BMW: PZS
  • PTR and PSW 19 elements
  • Process flow diagram, PFMEA and Control Plan
  • Product and process specifications: USCAR21/38, customer requirements and blueprint reading
  • Power Way and GMIR / IMDS

Problem resolution

  • Problem resolution techniques: Six Sigma Black belt certification is desired, 8D process, Red-X
  • Customer Ratings and Portals management: Covisint, SIMS, B2B, EBSC, others

Quality systems and Quality control

  • Certified as IATF 16949 auditor is highly desired
  • Quality system procedures design, implementation and auditing
  • Experience with European OEMS is highly desirable

Supplier quality

  • Supplier PPAP approval
  • Chargeback process
  • Receiving inspection process: sample size determination, acceptance criteria
  • Supplier audit skills

Statistical Control and Tools:

  • MSA studies: Attribute and variable gage R&R process and acceptance criteria
  • Capability studies development and interpretation: CpK, PpK and PPM Indexes
  • Design of Experiments (DOE)
  • SPC tools and application: X – R and P Charts

 

Education: BS/BA. Engineering degree – Electrical degree is desired. MS/MBA

Experience: Requires 10+ years with experience on both quality and manufacturing processes for wiring. Experience in Electronics and Connection Systems manufacturing is a plus.

English: Advanced.