Amick Brown is seeking an experienced Senior Continuous Improvement Quality Engineer for our direct client.
Location: Sunnyvale, CA Duration: 7 Months
The Product and Process Quality Continuous Improvement Sr. QE will be responsible for Quality Engineering and strategic business related programs.
Works collaboratively with other Operations Product Quality team to facilitate Engineering and Operations Management maximize efficiencies, achieve annual goals.
Leads key Lean Quality projects such as reduction in rework, reduction in quality notifications, etc., and improves product quality processes attending Kaizen events, process mapping, 5s, or other lean tools.
Is familiar with the Gemba process and product quality improvement on the production floor.
Roles & Responsibilities
Works with management to identify new process improvement opportunities in the areas of product and/or process quality, cost, performance, and preventive and predictive maintenance.
Evaluates and analyzes current process metrics and performance to identify areas requiring improvements.
Develops process improvement initiatives to increase operational efficiency and productivity.
Facilitates the deployment of new and changed processes to provide improved results.
Develops standard procedures and policies to be followed by the Engineers.
Trains and guide resources as needed.
Works with various teams to reduce process and business variations.
Assists Managers in management for capital projects.
Prepares project presentations for management when needed.
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or a related field
Advanced degree (Master’s in Engineering or a related field) preferred
Minimum 8+ years of progressive hands-on experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Lean training and experience required. A track record of lean transformation. Green belt or higher is a preferred qualification.
Exposure to Business Excellence initiatives.
Strong analytical and proven data analytics skills.
Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts
Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
Hands on with Supplier Quality, lead internal/external audits as necessary.
Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management.
Ability to navigate multiple projects with changing priorities. Ability to execute to project timelines. Project Management experience and certification preferred.
Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines, and reporting.
Ability to travel up to 10% of the time
Amick Brown is an Information Technology consulting company specializing in ERP, Data Analytics, Information Security, Application Development, Networking, and Cloud Computing.
The company was founded in 2010 and is headquartered in San Ramon, California.
Regular full-time employees are eligible for the following Amick Brown provided benefits: