QSC seeks a New Products Quality Engineer, which is a technical engineering position focused on product and process quality excellence on new product launches. Ensures achievement of quality deliverables throughout the Product Development Process. The New Products Quality Engineer provides support to QSC Core Teams and leads quality initiatives and improvements throughout the Product Development Phases of new products. The New Products Quality Engineer reports to the New Products Quality Manager in the implementation of strategic departmental quality initiatives.
Duties and Responsibilities
Quality lead on New Product Development Programs.
Develop and implement Quality Plans at EV, DV, PV, Pilot and Ramp phases on New Product Development Programs.
Develop and implement Part Qualification Plans on key sub-tier components (pcba, metal, plastic, cable assembly) to ensure product and process quality excellence at production launch.
Develop and maintain First Article Status and Part Quality Maturity Levels throughout the Product Development Process.
Audit and qualify new suppliers identified during New Product Development Programs.
Develop and implement process performance criteria to evaluate the readiness of New Product Launches to Sustaining Production.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
B.S. degree with at least 4-7 years Engineering or related discipline
Minimum 3 years’ experience working with contract manufacturers and key sub-tier suppliers (metals, plastics, cables, pcba) overseas preferred
Experienced with application of APQP tools (FMEA, Measurement Systems Analysis, SPC, PPAP)
Experiences with application of PPAP tools
Experiences with Supplier Quality system auditing overseas
Experience in electromechanical manufacturing including pcba assembly, plastic injection molding, sheet metal fabrication, cable assembly, system assembly, and test.
Experience working with an offsite staff is desired.
Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary to develop and maintain relationships at all levels in order to identify and resolve obstacles and facilitate results.
Internal Number: 01248
About QSC, LLC
Founded over five decades ago, QSC is a globally recognized leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of high-performance audio, video and control (AV&C) products including the Q-SYS™ Platform, power amplifiers, loudspeakers and digital mixers. Uniquely leveraging a broad range of technologies located under one roof, QSC products outperform the sum of their parts by delivering reliable, scalable and flexible solutions for installed, corporate, portable, production and cinema customers worldwide.
QSC expertise is also evident in its advanced manufacturing and quality control processes. The company manufactures in its 81,000 square foot, state-of-the-art facility, located in Costa Mesa, California. Utilizing a compliment of demand planning, parts procurement, operations and logistics, computer-controlled precision assembly, and rigorous testing and control, the QSC facility is designed with build-to-order flexibility, giving the company unprecedented ability to respond to customer needs while keeping both parts and finished goods inventory at well-maintained levels. Select partners in Asia provide additional manufacturing.
Located on 51,000 square feet of office spa...ce on the same campus as the manufacturing facility are the QSC Corporate Offices, Engineering, Sales, Marketing, Technical Support and Service. Additionally, QSC has offices in San Luis Obispo, California; Boulder, Colorado; Sinsheim Germany; Weybridge and London, United Kingdom; Bengaluru (Bangalore), India and Hong Kong. QSC also has sales and support staff throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. QSC maintains a local warehouse and distribution facility in Costa Mesa, with other logistics facilities in the US, Europe and Asia.
Employing over 600 people globally, QSC is also widely recognized as a great place to work, attracting the best and brightest individuals from all over the world. The company strives to provide a casual and fun work environment where people are genuinely excited to bring forth their best and let their talent shine.
QSC offers its employees an exceptional benefits package, further enhancing its ability to attract and maintain talent, and is a 7-time recipient of the Orange County Register's "Best Place to Work" award.