Senior Quality Engineer
RESPONSIBILITIES:A Kforce client is seeking to hire a Senior Quality Engineer in Phoenix, Arizona (AZ).Responsibilities include: Works almost exclusively on the shop floor daily alongside operators infusing quality thinking and local problem solving for cultural transition Listens to operator feedback on issues that need resolved; Gets it done through site resources Senior Quality Engineer supports learning organization initiative through daily teaching/coaching on the shop floor Supports internal investigation of customer claims and complaints. Acts as a liaison with the customer for Automotive Quality Issues Senior Quality Engineer works closely with the Product Development Team on APQP activities with a proactive zero defects approach Develops SPC tools and works to manage the output response to special cause variationREQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Metallurgy or Engineering-related degree ASQ-CMQ/OE, CQE, and/or Master Blackbelt certification preferred Certified IATF16949 and/or ISO9001 Lead Auditor certification preferred Demonstrated knowledge of, and experience in, Root Cause Analysis, Statistical Analysis, APQP, Six Sigma tools and methodologies Proven excellence in RCCA using 8D Experience with Power BI and other data collection and presentation tools Strong knowledge of statistical quality tools (sampling plans, capability analysis, SPC, DoE, etc.) Demonstrated project management experience and success in leading change Strong analytical skills, problem solving, documentation, and organizational skills Must be a team player and can be a self-directed team player Experience with SAP PM or other CMMS Imparts technical knowledge of the process and reactionary logic based on process deviation observation Becomes a subject matter expert in area of coverage (extrusion, fabrication, etc.) Maintenance experience in hydraulics, PLC, and electrical system preferredKforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.The pay range is the lowest to highest compensation we reasonably in good faith believe we would pay at posting for this role. We may ultimately pay more or less than this range. Employee pay is based on factors like relevant education, qualifications, certifications, experience, skills, seniority, location, performance, union contract and business needs. This range may be modified in the future.We offer comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision insurance, HSA, FSA, 401(k), and life, disability & ADD insurance to eligible employees. Salaried personnel receive paid time off. Hourly employees are not eligible for paid time off unless required by law. Hourly employees on a Service Contract Act project are eligible for paid sick leave.Note: Pay is not considered compensation until it is earned, vested and determinable. The amount and availability of any compensation remains in Kforce's sole discretion unless and until paid and may be modified in its discretion consistent with the law.This job is not eligible for bonuses, incentives or commissions.Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.