Quality Engineer
Posted on 3/23/2023
Lafayette, CO, USA
Experience Level
  • 5+ years of manufacturing engineering / quality engineer experience including assembly, fabrication, capacity planning, supplier qualification, supplier management, supplier relationships, basics of Cost Accounting, and QBRs
  • Work experience in a high-mix, low volume manufacturing environment
  • Strong leadership, conflict resolution, and negotiation skills required
  • Knowledge of quality practices and procedures, including use of metrics and statistical analyses
  • Knowledge of ERP processes and systems; experience with web-based ERP systems
  • Able to build strong relationships with various stakeholders
  • Thorough knowledge of manufacturing processes and concepts
  • Knowledge and understanding of Lean Six Sigma concepts and methodologies
  • Ability to evaluate data, resulting in corrective and preventive actions
  • Effective communicator, problem solver, and self-starter; works well in a team environment
  • Must be results oriented with a strong desire to succeed
  • Ability to maintain positive company image and brand
  • Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication, listening and presentation skills
  • Must have excellent organizational skills & attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills. Proficient with MS Office suite, Google suite, and other work-related software
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a related Engineering discipline (preferred Manufacturing, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering degree) from an accredited university
  • 5+ years of manufacturing engineering / quality engineer experience
  • Up to 20% domestic travel
  • Lead the quality function from new product conception to warranty analysis
  • Create a proactive culture to ensure customers receive the product in the highest quality standard
  • Drive any necessary culture change and improvement in business performance to deliver strategic goals
  • Establish quality and reliability standards by studying industry benchmarks, requirements of customers, research/design and development, and define the metrics required to assess performance against standards required
  • Actively lead the reduction of Customer non-conformances (NC's), Warranty, Cost of Quality and in-house scrap and waste
  • Implement new quality processes and systems where appropriate
  • Assist in continuous improvement activities throughout the business ensuring that problems are prevented and that customer requirements are met with any problems resolved effectively and economically
  • Work to prevent non-conformances, customer complaints, concession and rework alongside Manufacturing / Engineering and Operations to develop corrective and preventative actions within required time-frame
  • Support development of the Quality Management System, updating procedures and training team members where required
  • Maintain procedures and processes, ensuring company wide compliance to local, legal and customer specifications and standards
  • Ensure that corrective actions are delivered and non-compliance issues are resolved on time
  • Support improvement and communication protocols within all systems and processes across the business
  • Review all new potential business for feasibility and profitability, and any SDS (System Design Specification) project management milestone reviews to ensure success on quality, cost and timing
  • Support project management in cross functional activity required for project execution
  • Report on Quality activities on a regular basis to the Leadership team, ensuring accurate and timely reporting of the relevant Key Performance Indicators
  • No Supervisory responsibilities
Amp Robotics

201-500 employees

Recycling infrastructure automation & robotics
Company Overview
Amp Robotics’ mission is to enable a world without waste. The company believes technology holds the promise of decoupling the world’s potential from environmental harm. Amp is creating sensing mechanisms for waste, bringing a wide assortment of developments already advancing in other industries, developing novel devices that solve key constraints, and introducing transparency to the industry to help society improve its environmental stewardship.
  • Medical, dental & vision coverage
  • Short & long term disability
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible time off
  • Seven paid holidays
Company Core Values
  • Optimism
  • Urgency
  • Resourcefulness
  • Determination
  • Sincerity