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Senior Quality Engineer

Aperia Technologies

Aperia Technologies

Quality Assurance
Hayward, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Aperia is unlocking a new era of efficiency and sustainability for commercial vehicle fleets, by developing innovative hardware and data analytics solutions. Inventors of the award- winning and disruptive Halotm Automatic Tire Inflator, and the cloud delivered Halo Connect tire analytics platform. Aperia saves fleets thousands of hours of down-time every week, reduces the carbon footprint and environmental impact of the freight industry. Join us as we expand our product offering and take the next steps on our journey toward bringing the "backbone of our economy" into the automation age.

Your Role

The role of the Sr. Quality Engineer reports to the Quality Director. The role will be focused on supporting quality activities throughout the business, including working with engineering and operations to improve control systems in the manufacturing process.

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop and improve quality processes with a focus on manufacturing process quality ensuring efficiency.
  • Create working documents for quality tasks and train to quality and manufacturing teams as needed.
  • Improve and maintain, author and implement ISO9001 compliant systems that support quality Manufacturing.
  • Develop, improve and maintain manufacturing process audit programs to ensure best practices and adherence to process definition.
  • Conduct root cause analysis and bring to closure any quality issues that are identified on the manufacturing line or from customer returns.
  • Author and execute CARs/SCARs as required to resolve internal/external quality issues.
  • Support product/process qualifications including trials, testing and reporting activities.
  • Statistically analyze production data using SQL, Excel, and Minitab to generate reports designed to resolve quality issues and improve production yield/throughput in collaboration with Manufacturing and Engineering.
  • Work with suppliers to review any quality issues that require resolution due to internal manufacturing yield impact.
  • Participate in various special projects that support the quality, manufacturing and engineering teams.

Skills/Qualifications

  • Education in Quality, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering is preferred
  • 5+ years of experience as a quality or manufacturing engineer in a high-volume manufacturing environment
  • Experience in Development and New Product Introduction is preferred
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining ISO9001 systems in manufacturing
  • Experience and working knowledge of key quality tools used in the manufacturing (5-Why, Fishbone, Gage R&R, GD&T, 8D/CAPA for RCCA)
  • Experience working with database systems in order to extract, format, analyze and report out conclusions/recommendations
  • Hands on experience using metrology equipment from basic hand tools to CMM, vision systems and similar

Pay Range: $115,000 - $135,000

*Base salary only. Salary dependent on multiple factors including, but not limited to, experience and location.

**Addition compensation may include equity, bonuses, stipends, medical, dental, vision, 401-k, and long-term disability insurance.