Transmission Quality Engineer

Job Description:

  • Powertrain Quality Transmission Engineer will be responsible for product development release and quality monitoring activities in collaboration with suppliers, internal Quality, Engineering & Technical Service Operations with a focus on:
  • Warranty Reduction
  • Reman and new Service Part Product Design Improvements
  • Troubleshooting vehicle field issues
  • Recommendation and implementation of process improvements at supplier manufacturing locations
  • Partnering with transmission platform management to execute Remanufactured parts program launch
  • Manage & resolve transmission launch quality issues and manage continuous improvement activities
  • Develop program specific quality strategies using benchmark product information
  • Provide an independent confirmation of the transmission design, test, manufactured and purchased component processes
  • Ensure completion to an acceptable standard to deliver a quality product to the customer at launch and is responsible for ensuring launched products exceed customer expectations
  • Monitor customer product quality levels, with a focus on improvement through corrective action and product/process enhancements
  • Develop relationships and work closely with the various internal Engineering Organizations to ensure transfer of product knowledge within the appropriate service organizations.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of 5-10 years’ of Transmission Product or Quality Engineering experience
  • Strong technical knowledge of the design and manufacture of transmissions & components
  • Good understanding of validation test plans & DFMEAs
  • Knowledge of dealer diagnostics and repair procedures for transmissions
  • Experience in any of the following environments: Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, Testing or Release
  • Proficient in Microsoft Software: Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience of working in a lean/flat organization with cross functional skills
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities

Preferred Requirements:

  • Quality...