General Motors Supplier Quality Engineer- Induction - ENG0032633 in Warren, Michigan

Job Description

Seeking a strong candidate to lead an enterprise approach to launch and quality excellence.

Focus on building relationships with Supply Base and internally with GM Product Development Team (PDT) to achieve a flawless launch and robust zero defect quality system.

Implement lessons learned and read across from applicable processes within the Supply base, as continuous quality improvements.


  • Ability to travel as needed to Suppliers and support emerging issue conference calls
  • Ability to lead meetings with Supplier and GM executive leadership teams at High-Risk Suppliers
  • Knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) and Production Part Approval Process (PPAP) – training available
  • Knowledge of Global Vehicle Development Process (GVDP) – training available
  • Knowledge of manufacturing principles/processes such as Lean, Theory of Constraints, PFMEA/Control Plans, Machining, Stamping, and Welding – training available
  • Technical knowledge of GD&T, process capability, Gage and Tool Design/Development, and BIQ
  • Experience using problem solving tools such as 8D, Red-X, DFSS, 5 Why, and Fishbone
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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Minimum Required Qualifications

• Three to five years’ experience in quality, engineering and/or manufacturing.

• Proficient in print reading and interpretation, part measurement, gage design and function. Experience in electrical systems is a plus.

• Demonstrated knowledge of geometric design and tolerancing (GD&T).

• Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing and assembly plant processes, procedures, tooling, equipment and facilities.

• Demonstrated knowledge of probability, statistical quality control and design of experiments.

• Demonstrated ability to investigate quality problems and to apply sound technical judgment to develop potential solutions.

• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and lead diverse cross functional teams simultaneously.

• High level of interpersonal skills to work independently and effectively with others.

• Strong oral, written and presentation skills.

• Ability to travel up to 50% (daily commutable and overnight combined – Mostly planned in advance travel).Preferred Qualifications

• Five plus years in OEM or Tier 1 experience in automotive chassis, electrical or powertrain quality, manufacturing or engineering functions, including demonstrated experience and capability in any of the following areas:

• Lean Manufacturing and or Manufacturing Quality.

• Manufacturing, Process and or Tool Engineering.

• Quality Systems Planning (APQP), including PPAP.

• Statistical Problem Solving (Red X, DFSS, DMAIC).

• Product Engineering

• Previous experience in electrical components / system development is a plus

Education and Training

• Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical, Manufacturing, Welding, Plastics, Materials, or Chemical preferred) or equivalent technical experience.

• DFSS Blackbelt

• Master’s degree in Business or Engineering is a plus

• Technical and Quality Certifications are a plus